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19 Signs That John Boyega Is Enjoying Being In "Star Wars" So Damn Much

"It's the ultimate story between good and evil. And you've got a boy from Peckham in it."

1. When he owned the London Star Wars premiere.

Something tells us @JohnBoyega is excited to be here at #TheForceAwakens European Premiere... #FinnAwakens

"I'm from Peckham and I'm at the Star Wars premiere."

Lucasfilm / Via Twitter: @StarWarsUK

2. And when he admitted to Jimmy Fallon the next day that some of his mates thought he was only an extra.

Tonight Show / NBC / Via

3. When he talked on BBC 1Xtra about how much his life has changed since he was cast as Finn.

1Xtra / Via

4. When he told a story about his parents' reaction to him getting the part.

Jimmy Kimmel Live / Via

He also told BuzzFeed UK in an interview that his parents went to the premiere but his mother went to the toilet halfway through and he wishes that she went before instead.

5. When he saw the Millennium Falcon for the first time.

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6. The fact that he took Harrison Ford to a Peckham restaurant whilst shooting Episode VII.


7. When he reacted to the Force Awakens trailer like this and then posted the video on Instagram.

8. The fact that he made sure that he got a lot of Star Wars Lego and toy memorabilia before he left Japan.

Didn't leave empty handed! Thank you Tokyo

9. When he turned up late to the Star Wars London press conference and realised that his voice was sexy. / Via

10. When he smashed the symbols like this when the Star Wars cast did an a cappella version of the theme.

Jimmy Fallon / NBC / Via

He also nailed the singing. / Via Jimmy Fallon / NBC

11. When he got his own emoji and took it literally.

#FinnAwakens like literally just a few minutes ago.

12. When he turned up to the LA premiere wearing one glove as a tribute to Luke Skywalker.

Ethan Miller / Getty Images

13. Every facial expression he did in a recent Star Wars interview with BuzzFeed UK.

BuzzFeed / Disney

14. When he came up with this response to THAT stupid Force Awakens stormtrooper trailer backlash, in an interview with New York Times' Dave Itzkoff.

He also said this in an interview with Charlie Sloth.

BBC / JUSTIN TALLIS/AFP / Getty Images / Via

I love you, John Boyega

15. When he thanked his parents on Instagram.

16. When he talked about his character Finn's relationship with Oscar Isaac's Poe on Ellen like this.

Ellen / Via

17. When he shouted like this at David Beckham.

18. And when he summed up the movie like this.

BBC / Via

19. And then suggested a new tagline.

BBC / Via

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