Remember the tragic Damilola Taylor, who was stabbed to death in 2007? The young lad, it has been revealed was a close pal of Nigerian-born actor and star of The Force Awakens, John Boyega.
The British tabloid, Mirror has quoted Damilola’s father, Richard Taylor saying Boyega was among the last people who saw his son before the tragic death. Taylor was said to have revealed this during the premiere of The Force Awakens.Boyega
Boyega has won worldwide acclaim for his role as rogue stormtrooper Finn in the movie.
Interestingly, Boyega nominated the Damilola Taylor Trust as one of the 15 good causes to share £1.35million from the charitable initiative Star Wars: Force for Change. More http://www.mirror.co.uk/tv/tv-news/star-wars-hero-john-boyega-7059437