Boyega begins the two-and-a-half minute Instagram video by privately telling his followers: "I just bought my mum and dad a house." He proceeds to surprise his parents by bringing them to the London, England, home and revealing that it's for them! Boyega captured the moment of the reveal on camera and shared it on Instagram on Monday. Boyega's caption notes that the footage is from a few years earlier.
See John Boyega surprise his parents
Where you've seen John Boyega
You probably know John Boyega for his portrayal of "Finn" in the new Star Wars trilogy, including the recently released The Rise of Skywalker. But did you know that he also appears in the 2017 crime-drama Detroit and the action film sequel Pacific Rim: Uprising from 2018?
We look forward to seeing more John Boyega performances, and acts of kindness like this, moving forward!