PARK CITY, UT - JANUARY 20:  Actor John Boyega poses for a portrait during the 2014 Sundance Film Festival at the WireImage Portrait Studio at the Village At The Lift on January 20, 2014 in Park City, Utah.  (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images)

John Boyega


Best known for his role in the British monster movie Attack the Block, John Boyega is one of the UK's most promising young actors. He has also appeared in the film adaptation of famed Nigerian writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun and a number of British TV series, including Law & Order: UK. Now the rising star is moving to Hollywood with his role in the upcoming Star Wars: Episode VII(Photo: Larry Busacca/Getty Images)