John Boyega

Biography

John Boyega (born 17 March 1992) is a British actor, best known for playing Moses in his 2011 film debut Attack the Block.

Boyega was born in Peckham, London, to Nigerian parents. His first role was that of a leopard in a play at his primary school at the age of five. He attended Westminster City School as a teenager. He later took part in various school productions and attended classes at Theatre Peckham. He was a performing arts student at South Thames College in Wandsworth and was active in theatre productions there, including the lead inOthello in 2010.

John Boyega (born 17 March 1992) is a British actor, best known for playing Moses in his 2011 film debut Attack the Block.

Boyega was born in Peckham, London, to Nigerian parents. His first role was that of a leopard in a play at his primary school at the age of five. He attended Westminster City School as a teenager. He later took part in various school productions and attended classes at Theatre Peckham. He was a performing arts student at South Thames College in Wandsworth and was active in theatre productions there, including the lead inOthello in 2010.

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Gender Male

Known Credits 14

Birthday 1992-03-17

Place of Birth Peckham, London, England, UK

Adult Actor False

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 Pacific Rim: Maelstrom as Pentecost
2017 Untitled Detroit Riots Project
2017 Star Wars: Episode VIII as Finn
2016 The Circle as Ty
2016 Secrets of the Force Awakens: A Cinematic Journey as Finn
2015 Star Wars: Greatest Moments as Himself
2015 Star Wars: The Force Awakens as Finn
2015 Star Wars: Evolution of the Lightsaber Duel as Himself
2014 Half of a Yellow Sun as Ugwu
2014 Imperial Dreams as Bambi
2013 The Whale as William Bond
2012 My Murder as Shakilus
2011 Junkhearts
2011 Attack the Block as Moses

Production

2018 Pacific Rim: Maelstrom … Co-Producer

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