Finn (Star Wars)

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Finn (FN-2187)
Star Wars character
First appearanceThe Force Awakens (2015)
Created by
Portrayed byJohn Boyega[2]
Voiced by
Information
Nickname(s)Eight-Seven
AliasesFN-2187 (designation)
GenderMale
Occupation
AffiliationFirst Order (formerly)
The Resistance

Finn (originally called FN-2187) is one of the main characters in the 2015 movie Star Wars: The Force Awakens. In the movie, he is a Stormtrooper for the First Order who escapes after being shocked by their cruelty in his first combat mission before joining the fight against them. He is played by English actor John Boyega.[5]

Finn became a member of the resistance after he became friends with resistance pilot Poe Dameron. He becomes romantically attached to Rey.[6]

References[change | change source]

  1. Pulver, Andrew (October 25, 2013). "Decoding the 'Star Wars' Writers' Drama". Rolling Stone. Retrieved December 19, 2015.
  2. Oswald, Anjelica (December 8, 2015). "Meet John Boyega, the 23-year-old 'Star Wars' star who's having his hollywood breakthrough". Business Insider. Retrieved December 19, 2015.
  3. Arif S. Kinchen [arifskinchen] (May 5, 2016). "Did YOU see "Attack Of The Conscience" for @LEGO @StarWars : The Resistance Rises" last night? I played #FINN" (Tweet). Retrieved November 3, 2016.
  4. Prudom, Laura (December 17, 2015). "'Star Wars': John Boyega on Playing a 'Stormtrooper on the Run,' Finn's Bromance With Han Solo". Retrieved December 19, 2015.
  5. Oswald, Anjelica (December 8, 2015). "Meet John Boyega, the 23-year-old 'Star Wars' star who's having his hollywood breakthrough". Retrieved December 19, 2015.
  6. Itzkoff, Dave (December 9, 2015). "In New 'Star Wars', Daisy Ridley and John Boyega Brace for Galactic Fame". Retrieved December 19, 2015.

Other websites[change | change source]

  • Finn in the official StarWars.com encyclopedia