He is the Peckham-born star who shot to fame in Star Wars: The Force Awakens back in 2015.
And John Boyega has revealed fellow British actor Orlando Bloom, 40, imparted a few wise dating tips on him; namely advising he should 'secure the love of his life' before super-stardom hit.
The actor made friends with the franchise legend on set, and revealed how 'strange' it feels to talk about his pal and humorous co-star, who died suddenly in December last year, as he appeared on Good Morning Britain on Friday.
Looking as if he had worked out to fulfill his latest role, the actor sported short hair and his trademark, winning smile.
The now-sought after star - who has met Princes William and Harry on the set of Star Wars - did not become a household name until two years ago.
The talented young star spoke to the nation against the backdrop of The Old Vic theatre in London, where he is about to tread the boards in complex Cold War play, Woyzeck.
He discussed the bittersweet nature of Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi, because of the 60-year-old star's untimely death.
I’m not in it much but I don’t care that I just book-end it.' Orlando has had a chequered dating past since he soared into the international limelight in 2003 after starring as sexy elf Legolas in the Lord of the Rings trilogy.
The star had an on/off relationship with Kate Bosworth from 2003 until 2006, before marrying the mother of his son Flynn, six, the supermodel Miranda Kerr, in 2010.
End of Summer Party benefiting Restore Dignity at Tiato in Santa Monica, California, on Wednesday, where he revealed the surprising member of Bachelor Nation who has been helping him through the "heat." "Ben [Higgins] had some wise words," he said of his recent trip to Lake Tahoe with Higgins, Becca Tilley, Jared Haibon, Luke Pell and Ashley Iaconetti.
"It was actually my first time meeting him in person, and he blew me away with how much fun he was." "I've talked to him on the phone probably about a handful of times, and he's definitely been kind of like...
He said of his royal encounter: 'I don’t remember what I said to William – I was just talking nonsense but I had a good chat with Harry.
He’s down with the lads.” John is one of the many high profile stars whom Carrie Fisher touched with her humorous character and stunning intellect.
He explained: 'It is a deep dark play I wanted to do away from the colourful Star Wars stuff.