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John Boyega Praised By Star Wars Co-Star Mark Hamill And Director Jordan Peele Following Rousing Anti-Racism Speech

1 month ago   |   By Huffington Post

Some of Hollywood's biggest names have applauded John Boyega following his impassioned speech during anti-racism protests in London. The actor told Black Lives Matter demonstrators in Hyde Park he was “speaking to you from my heart” as he delivered a rousing message through a megaphone. He paid tribute to George Floyd , the Black civilian who died in police custody last week, as well as namechecking other Black people who have died at the hands of police in both the UK and US. The Star Wars star also said he thought speaking out could harm his career. John was widely praised for the...
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John Boyega hailed by Mark Hamill for rousing speech at London George Floyd protest

John Boyega hailed by Mark Hamill for rousing speech at London George Floyd protest

1 month ago   |   By Evening Standard

Mark Hamill has declared he has "never been more proud" of John Boyega after the Star Wars actor's emotional speech at the anti-racism demonstration in London.
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