They don’t must take care of this in a galaxy far, far-off.
John Boyega, who anchored the latest “Star Wars” movies as Finn, has taken to Instagram Dwell for a fiery handle after sparring with fans on Twitter earlier Wednesday.
“I actually f–king hate racists,” Boyega, 28, wrote on Twitter early Wednesday. His tweet was instantly met with replies that ran the gamut from unhelpful (“We will’t conquer hatred with hatred”) — to oddly private (“No one loves racists. I’m from Nigeria my ex stated she hates whites so I broke up along with her”).
Boyega, initially, responded to some individuals on Twitter, writing “I’m speaking about WHITE on BLACK racism,” however by mid-afternoon he had migrated to Instagram Dwell.
“It’s very crucial presently that we ignore ignorance, and we ignore people who come by and attempt to make these stations what they’re not,” Boyega stated, including, “A black man was simply murdered in chilly blood, within the streets, Stateside, once more, whereas saying that he can’t breathe.”
“So I’ll say it once more: F–okay you racist white individuals. I stated what I stated. And in case you don’t f–king prefer it, go suck a d–okay. Severely. For those who’re a fan of me and also you assist my work and also you’re racist and also you’re arguing with what I used to be saying, f–okay off. You f–king d–kheads,” Boyega wraps up.
Boyega has had a considerably contentious relationship with “Star Wars” fans. In 2018, he blasted those that had been harassing new “Star Wars” actor Kelly Marie Tran, whereas he himself was on the receiving finish of a web-based backlash after making a crude joke about costar Daisy Ridley’s character Rey in December 2019.
Web page Six has reached out to Boyega for remark.