Star Wars’ John Boyega on Co-Writing the Attack the Block Sequel


Attack Block 2 will not only return John Boyega as Moses, it will also be co-written by him.

“Pretty close” to the start of production on the sequel to the urban sci-fi comedy, the star wars hero caught up Collider to discuss the development process alongside its director and co-writer Joe Cornish.

“We collaborated a lot to create a story that makes sense for Moses and the other characters, as well as for the new characters that will also appear in the sequel. And then there are also different perspectives to write it, Joe having his perspective and me having mine.

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“London has changed so much, in so many different ways, over the years since the first film,” he continued.

“We’re just trying to make sure we explore all of that, while bringing a whole different vibe to this crazy first movie that we did.”

Boyega, who despite rumors won’t be joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe anytime soon, then weighed in on when the cameras will be dusted ready for action.

“We’re getting there. Obviously, we don’t want to give anyone any dates because we want to deal with the creative process. We have the main backbone of the story, but we’re still in the lab, just for us. ensure the story is fair.

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“The story is paramount,” said the actor.

“But it won’t be too long. I’ve given them the drums to speed up the process. Hopefully soon we’ll have an announcement of when we’ll be in London, to ruin it all.”

Before that, however, he will next appear as King Ghezo in The female king.


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