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Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Finn Was Originally A White Guy?

Posted By: Matt McGloin
Sat, 12/19/2015 - 18:09


Am I the only one that noticed all the white guys in Star Wars: The Force Awakens were either bad guys or dead?!


Now that the movie is out, Cosmic Book News can look back at some of the various articles and details we have been avoiding to stay away from the spoilers.

We recently posted Snoke concept art as well as over 20 Easter Eggs for Star Wars: The Force Awakens, now check out concept art of Finn as potentially a white dude, as well as Tweets about the "Boycott Star Wars: The Force Awakens" movement that kicked off back in October and has now resurfaced with the movie officially out.

Art follows; Tweets below.

Finn(?) as white dude concept art:




John Boyega as Finn concept art:



"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" has a December 18, 2015 release directed by J.J. Abrams from a screenplay by Lawrence Kasdan and Abrams. Kathleen Kennedy, J.J. Abrams, and Bryan Burk are producing, and John Williams returns as the composer.

Actors John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, Max von Sydow, Lupita Nyong'o and Gwendoline Christie will join the original stars of the saga, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, and Kenny Baker in the new film.