John Boyega speaks about his debut as a producer on 'Pacific Rim Uprising'As one of the newest stars of the legendary 'Star Wars' franchise, British actor John Boyega is no stranger to big budget blockbusters. But his latest project, the sci-fi sequel 'Pacific Rim Uprising', will also be his first time producing a film, through his company Upperroom Entertainment. In this exclusive interview, Boyega explains exactly what it's like to be a producer on a movie like this.
John Boyega is the 25-year-old English actor, mostly known for his role of Finn in new Star Wars series of movies.
While he is preparing for the filming of another Star Wars sequel, Boyega turned to the production business.
Pacific Rim Uprising (2018) is his production debut, and he is also acting in this soon-to-be-released sci-fi action about big robots and even bigger sea monsters.
It is a sequel of Guillermo del Toro's movie Pacific Rim (2013) that is about Raleigh Becket, a former pilot that is joined with a trainee to drive a seemingly obsolete special weapon in a desperate effort to save the world from the apocalypse.
Pacific Rim Uprising (2018) has pretty much the same story, but now, the threat is even bigger, as the sea monster evolved!
Directed by Steven S. DeKnight and written by Emily Carmichael and Kira Snyder, Pacific Rim Uprising (2018) is full of famous actresses and actors: Tian Jing, Adria Arjona, Scott Eastwood, John Boyega, Burn Gorman, Charlie Day...