John Boyega Net Worth: Is he this rich? How does he makes his money?
John Boyega Net Worth: John Boyega, is a British actor, famous for playing Finn in Star Wars: The Force Awakens last 2015. Boyega became prominent in his native United Kingdom because of his role of Moses in the sci-fi comedy film Attack the Block. Afterward, he attained international recognition for his work as Finn in the Star Wars series’ seventh film.
John Boyega Early Life
John Boyega was born in 1992 on 17th March as John Adedayo B. Adeboyega. His birthplace was Peckham, London, England. He was born to Abigail and Samson Adegboyega. His mother’s and father’s careers were a social worker and Pentecostal minutes, respectively.
Boyega attended Oliver Goldsmith Primary School. He spent his time in Theatre Peckham outside school hours since turning nine until he became fourteen.
He joined Westminster City School for his secondary education from 2008 to 2010 studying for a National Diploma in Performing Art. Boyega later joined the University of Greenwich for a BA film studies & Media Writing. However, he dropped out. John then trained at the identity School of Acting in Hackney.
John Boyega Career
Boyega stared his acting career with the role of Moses in the alien invasion comedy movie Attack the Block. In the same year 2011, He was part of the cast for movie Junk Hearts. Later, John worked in movie like Half of a Yellow Sun 2013, Imperial dreams in 2014. His breakthrough movie, as we all know, was Star Wars.
John also had done many TV series. From 2011 he had done a pilot episode for Da Brick in 2011, Becoming Human and Law & order: UK in 2011, in 2012 he was casted in television movie My Murder. His other projects are The Whale 2013, 24: Live Another Day. He had also lent his voice in Major Lazer 2015, Tinkershrimp &Dutch; 2016 and Watership Down 2017.
In his short career, Boyega has won 5 awards and 15 nominations. A majority of his nominations and wins are for his of role of Finn in Star Wars 2015.
Boyega has won the Screen Nominations Award for best Male Performance, Empire Awards for Best Male Newcomer and the Prestigious BAFTA Awards for Star Wars. For his commendable performance in Attack the Block, He has bagged the Black Reel Award for Best Actor in 2012.
John Boyega rise to stardom in Hollywood from suburbs of Peckham, London is a proof that hard work and dedication do get rewarded.
Very few things about Boyega were known pre-Star War release however, now he is a sensation and is considered as a future award winner.
John Boyega Net Worth
John Boyega’s estimated net worth is about $6 million. His primary source of income is his acting career. He is also a producer who has produced some albums.
He has been paid for his various roles in both television series and films. Boyega also owns a production company called Upperroom Entertainment Limited which has also significantly contributed to his current net worth as well.