Star Wars actor John Boyega is the cover star of British GQ‘s October 2020 issue.

Interviewed by Jimi Famurewa, the star and activist speaks on using his platform to speak out against racial justice, his new role in Small Axe and breaking the industry’s expectation of silence.

In the photos following the cover story, Boyega looked his best yet in a slew of outfits from high fashion brands. A Louis Vuitton baseball shirt worn over a statement Tshirt by West African designer Labrum, then an Off-White shirt layered under a Coach coat paired with Dior pants and Alexander McQueen sneakers – were some of the most striking looks.

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Photographer – @dannykasirye @adbagency
Styled by @luke_jefferson_day
Creative direction @paulsolomonsgq
Editor @dylanjonesgq
Digitech – @jamie.sinclair_
Photo assistants – Neal Jackson and Michael Furlonger
Barber – @eph_the_barber
Hair – @brendafordhair
Grooming – Natalie Abizadeh