Chadwick Boseman who starred in Black Panther, passed away on the 28th of August.
Chadwick Boseman, 43 years old, was suffering from cancer and died at his home in Los Angeles.
The news was confirmed by Nicki Fioravante, the publicist of Chadwick Boseman.
According to Sources, Chadwick Boseman was diagnosed with colon cancer four years ago.
Speaking about Chadwick’s journey and struggle, the family said, “A true fighter, Chadwick persevered through it all, and brought you many of the films you have come to love so much.” They further said, “From Marshall to Da 5 Bloods, August Wilson’s Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom and several more – all were filmed during and between countless surgeries and chemotherapy. It was the honor of his career to bring King T’Challa to life in Black Panther.”
Born in South Carolina, Chadwick Boseman started his Hollywood career by playing small roles in Television. During his graduation from Howard University, he worked with Professor Mike Malone and took theatres, acting and writing.
During an interview, Chadwick Boseman said, with Mike Malone he visited Africa and that trip was one of his significant learning for future.
In 2013, Chadwick played his big role in movies. The portrayal of the stoic baseball star Robinson opposite Harrison Ford in 2013′s in Hollywood and made him a star at the age of 42.
Chadwick Boseman became more famous after the Marvel cinema, Black Panther.
Many Hollywood actors took to their social media handles and expressed condolences to Chadwick’s family.
Actors like Jordan Peele, Chris Evans, Issa Rae expressed their condolences.
Captain America actor Chris Evans called Chadwick Boseman “a true original.” He said, “He was a deeply committed and constantly curious artist. He had so much amazing work still left to create.”
Besides Hollywood, Bollywood celebrities like Varun Dhawan, Anupam Kher, Disha Patani, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Arjun Kapoor, Ranveer Singh, Athiya Shetty, Neha Dhupia and many other actors mourn the death of Chadwick Boseman.