It is the Age of Black Pride! Every Person of African Descent is flaunting their Origins of the Mother land.The 27-year-old, John Boyega who was born to British-Nigerian parents, graced the blue carpet wearing a blue Agbada, a wide-sleeved robe traditionally worn by men in West Africa, particularly in Nigeria.
John Boyega attended the European premiere of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker wearing traditional dress. The world premiere for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker was held in Hollywood, California on Monday evening.
On Wednesday evening, the actor, who portrays Stormtrooper-turned-rebel Finn in the intergalactic film series, joined his co-stars in London for the premiere of the saga’s latest installment.
Boyega completed his look by wearing a Fila, a traditional Yoruba cap frequently paired with an Agbada.
He was joined at the star-studded event by members of his family, who were dressed in matching garments.
Reacting to John Boyega’s choice of outfit, Several social media users expressed their admiration for Boyega’s sartorial choice, praising him for paying homage to his African heritage.
Boyega’s fans praised his outfit on Instagram. “Love that you’re embracing your heritage man,” wrote one fan.
“Love this!!! Repping for Nigeria!” wrote another.