One of the rising stars of Hollywood, John Boyega went to his verified Instagram account with a piece of great news, regarding his upcoming movie projects.
On May 17, Boyega, who garnered high praises for his performance in the fantasy film series ‘The Force Awakens,’ ‘The Last Jedi,’ and ‘The Rise of Skywalker‘ became sociable and released the official poster of the film ‘Attack the Block‘ plus an image announcing that its franchise is on the way. The actor, who received the BAFTA Rising Star Award back in 2016, confirmed that ‘Attack the Block 2‘ “is happening.”
The young star, who won the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Series, Miniseries or Television Film for his performance as ‘Leroy Logan’ in the series ‘Small Axe’ this year, wrote the following message alongside the photo:
“Yes Attack the Block 2 is happening! Yes, I’ll be starring and producing! Yes, I’m bloody excited! London VS them tings.”
As can be seen in the message, Boyega, who portrayed ‘Moses’ in the first film released back in 2011, heralded that he would serve as a producer for the franchise. What’s more, according to the post he shared, Nira Park, Joe Cornish, James Wilson will produce the film, which will be directed by Joe Cornish, along with him.
As soon as the actor shared the post, his industry friends jumped into the comments section in order to celebrate the news regarding the film to distribute by Studıocanal, Fılm4, Complete Fıctıon Pıctures & Upperroom Productıons. As one of them, ‘Breaking Bad’ alum Aaron Paul wrote the following comment:
“My god I can’t wait! Kill it!”
The upcoming film has no official release date yet.