John Boyega judged for enjoying Carnival Culture

Recently a Star Wars fan tweeted regarding John Boyega’s activities at Notting Hill Carnival.

It´s not funny. Can you imagine strong females like Padme, Leia or Rey in a similar situation? I can´t. @Disney @starwars

— Baymax (@BaymaxSix) August 30, 2017

Boyega who plays Finn in the Star Wars franchise, however was having none of it, explaining that

Many took to Boyega’s defense explaining that the dance style is a culturally significant one.

At this time no statement has been made by Disney or Lucasfilms.

Source: ‘Star Wars’ Star John Boyega Defends Carnival Grinding: “Rey Would Back It Up” |THR