The comments were construed as being in reference to Boyega's 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' co-star Kelly Marie Tran.
Internet trolls ran "Star Wars" actress Kelly Marie Tran off social media in June 2018, after she endured months of vitriolic comments. Here's how she coped.
Emerging from the 'what doesn't kill you makes you stronger' school of thought, Rian Johnson has said that the vicious fan backlash to The Last Jedi might have been good for him.
Daisy Ridley has said that she'll never return to social media, after binning her own accounts off in 2016.
Star Wars has hired four white actors for Episode IX - when will Arab stars get a shot in a galaxy far, far away?
Ahmed Best, the actor who played Jar Jar Binks in George Lucas's Star Wars prequel trilogy, has said that he contemplated suicide after the abuse he received for the role.
An 'anti-Disney' group has claimed credit for harassing Kelly Marie Tran to the point that she has quit social media.
Mark Hamill has thrown his support behind Star Wars actress Kelly Marie Tran, who has quit social media following months of racist and sexist trolling.
Rian Johnson, the director of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, has slammed the racist and sexist trolls responsible for harassing actress Kelly Marie Tran.
It appears that at the weekend the actress deleted all of her posts, after what fans noted had followed months of online racial and sexual harassment.