BY ESE DIBEBI
It didn’t start off on a good note, though, with Boyega being a victim of racist comments in the build up to the release of the film. But ever since, he’s become the poster boy of the movie – at least in England and of course, here in Nigeria. The story about him making co-star Harrison Ford eat pounded yam in a Peckham restaurant has been traveling like harmattan fire.
After being the one to introduce the lighting up of Trafalgar Square, lightsaber style, John Boyega also had to tell the world how it felt holding one of those.
Now, in the video below, the actor squares up to retired football superstar, David Beckham in a lightsaber showdown on the Graham Norton Show.