John Boyega is an English actor. His acting career started in the 2010s. His debut in the movie Attack the Block earned him significant attention. This also earned him a British Independent Film nomination for Most Promising Newcomer. He next starred in the movies Half of a Yellow Sun and Imperial Dreams. He next played Chris Tanner on the limited series 24: Live Another Day. His international breakthrough was as Finn in the movie Star Wars: The Force Awakens. He will reprise his role as Finn in the upcoming sequel Star Wars: The Last Jedi. He will also star in 2018’s Pacific Rim: Uprising.