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John Boyega Wins Best TV Movie Supporting Actor Presented By Angela Bassett at Golden Globes 2021

John Boyega celebrates his big win at the 2021 Golden Globes!

The 28-year-old actor picked up the award for Best Supporting Performance in a Series, Miniseries or Television Film for his role in Amazon’s Small Axe.

He was nominated alongside Dan Levy, Brendan Gleeson, Jim Parsons and Donald Sutherland.

See his winning speech below!

Angela Bassett presented the award to John, who was in London and streaming into the event.

She looked stunning on the red carpet and on stage in a Dolce and Gabbana gown and shoes with Dena Kemp and Graziela jewelry for the big event from Los Angeles.

The 2021 Golden Globes, hosted bi-coastally by Amy Poehler and Tina Fey, on airing NOW on NBC.

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Tom Holland Auditioned for John Boyega's 'Star Wars' Role & It Didn't Go Well!

Tom Holland auditioned for the role of Finn in the new Star Wars movies and totally blew his audition!

During an interview with Backstage, the 24-year-old actor was asked, “Do you have an audition horror story you could share with us?”

“I’ve had quite a few. I’ve read the wrong lines at the wrong audition before,” Tom shared. “I remember my audition for Star Wars, I was like four or five auditions in, and I think I was auditioning for John Boyega‘s role. I remember doing this scene with this lady, bless her, and she was just a drone. So I was doing all of this, like, ‘We gotta get back to the ship!’ And she was going, ‘Bleep, bloop bloop, bleep bloop.’ I just couldn’t stop laughing. I found it so funny. And I felt really bad, because she was trying really hard to be a convincing android or drone or whatever they’re called. Yeah, I obviously didn’t get the part. That wasn’t my best moment.”

Tom recently expressed his desire to take on this iconic role!

John Boyega & Robert De Niro Will Star Together In a New Netflix Movie!

John Boyega and Robert De Niro have signed on for a brand new project together on Netflix.

According to Deadline, the two actors will lead The Formula, from director Gerard McMurray.

The movie will centers on a Formula One racing prodigy, who is forced to become a getaway driver to save the only family he has left.

On top of directing, Gerard will also be writing and producing the film with Robert, Jane Rosenthal, and Berry Welsh producing as well.

The Formula follows a string of other racing movies, including Ford v. Ferrari, which was nominated for a few Oscars during the 2020 ceremony.

John, known for his role as Finn in the Star Wars franchise, recently opened up about the one thing that would make him return.

John Boyega Reveals The Only Project That Would Make Him Return as Finn in 'Star Wars'

John Boyega still has hope for one of Finn’s axed storylines from the Star Wars franchise.

Speaking with Yahoo, the 28-year-old actor opened up about the scene he really hoped would make it to the big screen.

In the leaked script for Colin Trevorrow‘s scrapped film, it was revealed that Finn’s was originally going to end the trilogy by becoming a revolutionary and leading a class rebellion along with Rose on the galactic capital planet of Coruscant.

“I think Colin Trevorrow was going to tell that story,” John shared. “The concept art in the ‘Star Wars’ book has that image of Finn with the blue flag, and you have the AT-ATs lined up with tribal marks, and the stormtroopers take off their helmets. That would have been sick. That would have been dope, hands down.”

While John has been vocal about not returning to the franchise, it looks like he’d be open to still voicing the character in an animation project.

“Animated? Yeah that would be cool,” he said. “You could do it all from home.”

Just recently, John criticized the franchise for excluding characters of color in main storylines. Here’s what he said…

John Boyega Calls Out Jo Malone & Steps Down as Brand's Global Ambassador

John Boyega has decided to step down as the global ambassador for the British cologne company Jo Malone after they replaced him for a campaign in China, but still used his concepts.

The 28-year-old Star Wars actor came up with the concept for his commercial for Jo Malone, which he also directed. The brand reshot the commercial with Chinese actor Liu Haoran without getting John‘s consent.

“I have decided to step down as Jo Malone‘s global ambassador. When I joined the brand as their first male global ambassador last year, I created the short film we used to launch the campaign. It won the Fragrance Foundation Virtual awards 2020 for Best Media Campaign,” John wrote in a statement on Twitter. “Their decision to replace my campaign in China by using my concepts and substituting a local brand ambassador for me, without either my consent or prior notice, was wrong. The film celebrated my personal story– showcasing my hometown, including my friends and featuring my family.”

John continued, “While many brands understandably use a variety of global and local ambassadors, dismissively trading out one’s culture this way is not something I can condone. It’s back to back but I assure you this will be dealt with swiftly. I don’t have time for nonsense. We press on and strong. Stay blessed people.”

Click inside to find out what a rep for Jo Malone said in response… More Here! »

John Boyega Explains His 'Star Wars' Experience: 'Do Not Bring Out a Black Character & Then Have Them Pushed to the Side'

John Boyega is revealing his experience working on the new Star Wars movies playing the role of Finn.

“You get yourself involved in projects and you’re not necessarily going to like everything. [But] what I would say to Disney is do not bring out a black character, market them to be much more important in the franchise than they are and then have them pushed to the side. It’s not good. I’ll say it straight up,” the 28-year-old actor told British GQ. “You knew what to do with these other people, but when it came to Kelly Marie Tran, when it came to John Boyega, you know f*ck all.”

He added, “So what do you want me to say? What they want you to say is, ‘I enjoyed being a part of it. It was a great experience…’ Nah, nah, nah. I’ll take that deal when it’s a great experience. They gave all the nuance to Adam Driver, all the nuance to Daisy Ridley. Let’s be honest. Daisy knows this. Adam knows this. Everybody knows. I’m not exposing anything.”

“Nobody else in the cast had people saying they were going to boycott the movie because [they were in it]. Nobody else had the uproar and death threats sent to their Instagram DMs and social media, saying, ‘Black this and black that and you shouldn’t be a Stormtrooper.’ Nobody else had that experience. But yet people are surprised that I’m this way. That’s my frustration,” John added.

John recently revealed if he would ever return to the Star Wars universe.

John Boyega Won't Return to 'Star Wars': 'I've Moved On'

It looks like John Boyega is done with Star Wars and won’t be returning to as Finn in the franchise.

“Force Finn in action with Green lightsaber dressed in black is all I want from the next SW film!” a fan posted to John on his Instagram.

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John then responded, “lol no thank you. I’ve moved on [heart emoji].”

The fan then added, “really just got those Disney bucks and dipped [laugh crying emoji],” to which John responded, “nope. Not into playing one role for too long. I have more to offer than that. That’s all.”

John already has his next movie role lined up! Find out what role he will be taking on next.

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