TV and Movies·Posted on Jun 21, 2021John Boyega Is Vying To Take Over Regé-Jean Page's Role In "Bridgerton""I need to wear them skintights."by Alex GurleyBuzzFeed ContributorFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink John Boyega is vying for a new role, way outside the realms of the Star Wars universe. Jeff Spicer / Getty Images The actor just revealed that he'd love to take over for Regé-Jean Page on Bridgerton, now that he won't be returning to the series. View this photo on Instagram @bridgertonnetflix / Via instagram.com While the duo were chatting during a Hollywood Reporter roundtable discussion, John laid out his plans to land the coveted role. Hollywood Reporter / Via hollywoodreporter.com "I'm trying to get that Bridgerton money, man. I need to wear them skintights. I need to be the new guy up in there," John joked. Frazer Harrison / Getty Images Regé-Jean seemed on board for the casting — although he had one hilarious condition. Mike Marsland / Mike Marsland / WireImage / Via Getty Images "Tell you what: I’ll have that Star Wars money; you can have the Bridgerton money," Regé-Jean teased. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Netflix/Giphy / Via giphy.com John went on to say that despite his jokes, he seriously would love to be a part of the Netflix series. Frazer Harrison / Getty Images "Give me a horse and a lovely maiden and all of that," John said. Regé-Jean announced that he wouldn't be returning to Bridgerton earlier this year, but it's not yet clear if a new actor will be joining the cast to fill his void. View this photo on Instagram @bridgertonnetflix / Via instagram.com But with one less member of the Bridgerton family around, there may just be a place for John. Only time will tell if he gets to wear those skintights!