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John Boyega Says He’s Not Returning To ‘Star Wars’ Franchise


John Boyega Says He Will Not Return to the ‘Star Wars' Franchise. 

Boyega says he is prepared to let Finn go.

British John Boyega who quickly became an A-list star from his role as Finn in the Star Wars sequel trilogy has officially confirmed that he will not return to the franchise.

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Though the galactic franchise has done well for , Bodega is not planning to return as Finn. In a SiriusXM interview with John Fugelsang, he explained his reasoning for leaving Star Wars. He said,

“At this point, I'm cool off it. I'm good off it. I think Finn is at a good confirmation point where you can enjoy him in other things, the games, the animation. But I feel like [Episode] VII to [Episode] IX was good for me.”

Boyega continues to add, “To be fair, [with] the allies that I've found within Joel Taylor and Jamie Foxx, Teyonah Parris, , all these people I've been working with…versatility is my path.” Boyega candidly speaks about the pros and cons of his experience with racism from , but he ultimately chooses to on projects like Breaking and The Woman King. You can watch the full interview below.

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