John Boyega Used to Get Stopped When Flying to L.A. "Every. Single. Time."
Wochit Headline News - Friday, 21 April 2017
Thanks to a galaxy far, far away, there can't be many out there who don't recognize the face of John Boyega. But this wasn't quite the case prior to the British actor's Star Wars days, something that, together with his Nigerian heritage, he says saw him stopped numerous times while traveling to the U.S. "I used to fly back and forth when I was hustling and auditioning for things in L.A.," he told London's Evening Standard newspaper . And every time I was getting these random checks.