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John Boyega - Quotes

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'Attack The Block' is an alien invasion film set in South London. It's about a group of kids who are some petty thugs, who have to find the hero in themselves, when they attack.

'Attack The Block' is an alien invasion film set in South London. It's about a group of kids who are some petty thugs, who have to find the hero in themselves, when they attack.

I remember my manager telling me, 'Be myself, be humble, keep rooted, keep God first'. Those words were very helpful. ---->>>

My dad's a Pentecostal minister, meaning that he's full of charisma. If he's telling a story about Noah's ark, you best know each tiger is going to be having their own little conversation and narrative.

My dad's a Pentecostal minister, meaning that he's full of charisma. If he's telling a story about Noah's ark, you best know each tiger is going to be having their own little conversation and narrative.

Acting careers don't come out fully formed - not unless your name is Jaden Smith and your dad has done it all. ---->>>

Film is just a great medium to express yourself and a great environment to work around. ---->>>

Portray the world for what it is, and you will find truth. ---->>>

My dad is a minister, and my mum is a worker with the less fortunate and the disabled. They're Nigerian natives. Their first language is Yoruba, and their second language is English. ---->>>

Being robbed hurts - not physically, but from what it does to your pride. ---->>>

Hollywood has given me a great, warm hug. ---->>>

I know my movies. I love my movies. ---->>>

I like my women very green; you know, eco-friendly. ---->>>

I love London. I'm a London fanatic. That's my city. ---->>>

I'd like to be in anything that tells a good story and has an interesting character. ---->>>

I'm a comic reader and a manga fan. ---->>>

I'm a Michael Bay fanatic. ---->>>

I've been getting diverse roles. ---->>>

I've had plenty of lessons about film acting and theatre acting. ---->>>

In the States, you have a little bit of freedom to audition for different kinds of roles. ---->>>

In this life, it's not hard to do wrong.

In this life, it's not hard to do wrong.

'Junkhearts' is a great story.

'Junkhearts' is a great story.

My biggest challenge is to not do urban movies for the rest of my life, those alpha hoodies. ---->>>

The 'block' in 'Attack the Block' is not just a physical thing. It's people; it's families.

The 'block' in 'Attack the Block' is not just a physical thing. It's people; it's families.

The scripts that I've been getting are of epic proportion. People want me to lead the big armies. ---->>>

There is a level of appreciation for brothers and sisters in the hood. ---->>>

There's a difference between living somewhere and being part of somewhere. ---->>>

Who wouldn't want to be in 'Star Wars?' It'd be great.

Who wouldn't want to be in 'Star Wars?' It'd be great.

You know, urban culture is fun; it's lovely. ---->>>

You know, we all can do bad, and we all can do good. ---->>>

I watched season four of 'The Wire.' They have subtle performances that they do through their eyes. You could watch season four with the audio off and still understand what's happening through their eyes. ---->>>

I've been acting since I was 5 years old, from primary school to secondary school, did training at drama school, which was the big thing for me because they trained me, put me out into the industry. ---->>>

It's amazing that people still feel, 'Oh my gosh, it's a black guy.' We've been here for a long time; let's get used to it. Let's get used to other cultures. ---->>>

Normally you hear about Southeast London, and you hear about all the stuff that goes on down there, all the negative things, and the tabloids kind of stay away from all the positive things that happen that I see every day, which kind of outshines the negative. ---->>>

Some people feel fulfillment from a bitter end - it gives them some sort of sense of reality. But, when you're dealing with reality, I feel like films should discover the part that is happy. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: British
Born: 03-17, 1992
Birthplace: Peckham, London, England, United Kingdom
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Occupation: Actor
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John Adedayo B. Adegboyega (born 17 March 1992), known professionally as John Boyega, is an English actor and producer best known for playing Finn in the 2015 film Star Wars: The Force Awakens, the seventh film of the Star Wars series. Boyega rose to prominence in his native United Kingdom for his role as Moses in the 2011 sci-fi comedy film Attack the Block (wikipedia)