Lagos - British-Nigerian Hollywood actor, John Boyega was away from home for a week and the first words his mum said to him were” Go and fry plantain”.
John Boyega won the rising star award at the 2016 British Academy Film Awards(BAFTA) which held on Valentine’s day.
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The 23-year-old actor got the nod after his impressive performance as Finn in the recently released ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
Recently he played a lead character for the screen adaptation of Dave Eggers‘ 2013 novel, The Circle, and joins a cast that includes veteran Hollywood actor, Tom Hanks and Emma Watson.