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    Who is John Boyega?


    The Star Wars: Episode cast was recently announced with a few newcomers besides the usual names such as Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, and Mark Hamil. Among the new names is John Boyega. Many Star Wars fans have been left asking, who is John Boyega?
    Well, John Boyega is a 22 years old Brit from Peckham, South London. He is not new to battling with intergalactic aliens. He played the lead role as Moses in “Attack The Block”, a movie about fending off evil aliens from a South London block. He also plays Chris Tanner in a soon to be released instalment of the ’24: Live Another Day’ miniseries. So as we wait for the next Star Wars episode to hit the screens, watch out for John Boyega. He is surely bound for the stardom.

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