‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Star John Boyega Spends Time With Sick Children, Gives Them Toys

By Anshul Hardikar | 3 years ago
‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Star John Boyega Spends Time With Sick Children, Gives Them Toys

The force was strong with John Boyega in “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” as he made quite a mark with his performance as Finn. It turns out he was more than happy to do it for some young fans of the franchise as the actor visited Royal London Hospital for a priceless visit.

According to Evening Standard, John delivered “Star Wars” toys to sick children at the Royal London Hospital and even spent time with them dressed as Finn. Among the youngsters who John Boyega met, Daniel Bell was one of them who was even seen learning how to use a lightsaber from the star himself. Daniel had also wished if he could hand out presents to other children with his favorite hero by his side.

John being a true gentleman obliged and even jumped at the chance of meeting children. Rays of Sunshine Children’s Charity carried out this sweet little meet-up as a part of an initiative. When John was asked about it, he was all praises for young Daniel and even mentioned that when he came to know about Daniel’s wish to meet Finn, he made sure to make it come true.

During his visit, John also met other children and gave them “Star Wars” toys with Daniel present to accompany him. In addition to this, Variety shared the Instagram post from John’s official Instagram page. With a picture that shows John playing with Daniel, the star described meeting Daniel really humbling.

According to the star’s description of the little child, Daniel wanted Finn to meet other children and give them gifts. He further thanked the little one for the wonderful opportunity, and going by the pictures, it was truly a wonderful gesture both from Daniel and John.

There are other pictures posted on John’s Instagram page, and each one of these posts shows just how humble and genuine the “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” star is. Ultimately, it was more heartwarming to see the kids who hopped around and led the way for John around the hospital.


Photo source: Facebook/John Boyega

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Anshul studied Journalism and Broadcasting before venturing out in Online Media. He likes to read, write and travel when he is not working. He has been a full-time writer for MNG since May 2015.