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Star Wars' John Boyega Shares Touching Tribute for Carrie Fisher

John Boyega, the star of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, is opening up about the death of his co-star Carrie Fisher in a touching new statement.

The 24-year-old actor played the role of Finn in the movie.

“My heart is heavy but I’m grateful that I got to know her. I’ll cherish the memories, conversations and her consistent support. Rest well ❤️,” John posted on Instagram with a cute photo of him and Carrie on the red carpet.

John also shared a photo of him on stage with Carrie at Star Wars Celebration and captioned it with a simple heart emoji.

Make sure to read what Daisy Ridley said in her statement to remember the late great actress.

Lupita Nyong'o & John Boyega Bring 'Star Wars' to 'Queen of Katwe' Screening

Lupita Nyong’o looks elegant as she poses on the red carpet at the 2016 BFI London Film Festival Virgin Atlantic Gala screening of Queen of Katwe held at Odeon Leicester Square on Sunday (October 9) in London, England.

The 33-year-old actress was joined by her Star Wars co-star John Boyega, Queen of Katwe co-star David Oyelowo, with wife Jessica, and director Mira Nair.

“@queenofkatwemovie London premiere with my #NaijaMen #DavidOyelowo & #JohnBoyega” Lupita captioned a photo on Instagram.

FYI: Lupita is wearing a Rosie Assoulin top and pants, Versace shoes, a Hunting Season bag, Rebecca de Ravenel earrings, and a Jennifer Fisher ring. Jessica is wearing a Talbot Runhof dress.

30+ pictures inside from the Queen of Katwe screening..More Here! »

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John Boyega, Jourdan Dunn, & Fleur East Attend Launch of 2016 Fright Nights!

John Boyega strikes a pose on the red carpet outside of Thorpe Amusement Park on Thursday night (October 6) in Surrey, England.

The 24-year-old Star Wars: The Force Awakens actor was joined at launch of the park’s 2016 Fright Nights by model Jourdan Dunn and singer Fleur East.

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Every Halloween season Thorpe Park transforms its amusement park into a scary attraction filled with seances, zombies, and scare-mazes.

FYI: Jourdan is wearing a sweat jacket from Rihanna‘s FENTY x PUMA by Rihanna collection.

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Alden Ehrenreich Officially Introduced as Young Han Solo!

Alden Ehrenreich poses for photos at the Star Wars Celebration held at ExCel on Sunday (July 17) in London, England.

The 26-year-old actor was officially introduced to fans as young Han Solo at the event and he was joined by Star Wars: The Force Awakens actor John Boyega on stage.

Also in attendance at the panel were stars Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher, as well as Star Wars: Episode VIII director Rian Johnson, and Han Solo spinoff movie directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller.

“I read the sides and I loved them. I auditioned for six months. The coolest part was I went on the Falcon for a chemistry test with Chewbacca. It was unbelievable. It was more exciting than nerve-racking,” Alden said (via Variety). It was revealed that he was the first actor to audition for the role!

30+ pictures inside of Alden Ehrenreich and John Boyega at the celebration… More Here! »

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'Pacific Rim 2' Starring John Boyega Gets a Release Date!

Pacific Rim 2 is in the works and the film was just given a release date of February 23, 2018!

The movie will star John Boyega, the breakout actor of the hit film Star Wars: The Force Awakens. He will be playing the son of Idris Elba‘s character from the first movie.

Pacific Rim hit theaters in 2013 and it starred Charlie Hunnam and was directed by Guillermo Del Toro. The movie racked up $411 million at the worldwide box office.

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John Boyega Lands Lead in 'Pacific Rim' Sequel!

John Boyega has just landed the leading role in the second installment of the Pacific Rim franchise!

The 24-year-old actor will portray the son of Idris Elba, who played the role of Stacker Pentecost in the 2013 film.

“I am very proud and happy to welcome John into a fantastic sandbox. The Pacific Rim universe will be reinforced with him as a leading man as it continues to be a multicultural, multi-layered world. ‘The World saving the world’ was our goal and I couldn’t think of a better man for the job,” the director of the first film, Guillermo del Toro, said in a statement (via Deadline).

Daisy Ridley & John Boyega Revisit 'Star Wars' Auditions in 'SNL' Bonus Video - Watch!

Daisy Ridley and John Boyega recreate their Star Wars auditions in a new bonus video from Saturday Night Live released on Tuesday (May 31).

The Force Awakens co-stars join the cast of SNL and stars including Matthew McConaughey, Emma Stone and Jon Hamm in the parody video.

The clip features spoof auditions like Shia LeBeouf doing a live reaction to his own audition tape, the Black Eyed Peas auditioning to be the Cantina band and Vanessa Bayer pretending to be Jennifer Lawrence as she face plants during her monologue.

Watch the funny bonus clip below!


‘SNL’ Bonus: ‘Star Wars’ Auditions
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