Updated: 05/09/2017 01:45 PM | First Published: 05/09/2017 01:45 PM
John Boyega with his father
John Boyega was born to Nigerian parents Samson and Abigail Boyega on 17 March 1992. John's father, who is a preacher, wanted him to become a preacher too. However, Samson has fully supported John to pursue his acting career.