John Boyega is certainly starting the new year with a bang!

The British-Nigerian actor announced yesterday that he will executive produce the upcoming South African crime thriller God is Good and also launching a record label, UpperRoom Records, which will oversee the film’s soundtrack.

The crime-thriller written and to be directed by first-time South African feature filmmaker Willem Grobler, is set in Cape Town will follow a reformed gangster-turned-pastor and a volatile detective who cross paths after an act of brutal violence sets them on a collision course with a heinous gang lieutenant. Casting discussions are under way to shoot planned for spring of this year.

Boyega’s additional projects include A Spriggan which was announced late last year, Nine Lives, and Star Wars IX which he’s currently shooting.