‘Star Wars’ actor John Boyega apologises for ‘not clarifying’ diversity comments
LONDON — Star Wars actor John Boyega took to Twitter Sunday to apologise for “not clarifying” comments he made about diversity in a speech at Saturday’s Screen Nation Film and Television Awards.
Boyega won the award for Best Male at the event, which celebrates “leading professionals of UK & global African Diaspora heritage” in the TV and film industry.
“To complain about what is going on is not going to benefit us,” Boyega told the crowd. “It is not.
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