Wakanda Forever – Black Panther actor Chadwick Boseman Dies at 43 After Battle with Cancer

Chadwick Boseman Dies at 43 after Battling Colon Cancer
Actor Chadwick Boseman poses for 2019 American Music Awards at Microsoft Theater on 24th November, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. PHOTO BY SARAH MORRIS/FILMMAGIC

Chadwick Boseman, who with his stellar performance and charismatic personality, brought the Black Panther movie to life has died after battling with colon cancer. He was suffering from colon cancer since 2016. He died at home in Los Angeles with his wife and family member by his side.

Chadwick was a true fighter and he continued to work after diagnosing with cancer. He filmed Marshall, Black Bottom and Da 5 Bloods and many more during his innumerable surgeries and chemotherapy. Chadwick Boseman became immortal with his role of Black Panther that was first introduced in Captain America: Civil War.

Chadwick-Boseman-as-Black-Panther
Chadwick Boseman as Black Panther

Two years ago his movie Black Panther was released which was a blockbuster and his Wakanda Forever salute became famous all around the globe. Black Panther was the first movie with an African American as a super hero. This movie was nominated for six Oscars which includes Best Picture award. Black Panther won three Academy Awards which includes best costume design, best original score and best production design categories.

Social Media was stormed by the condolences tweets from the celebrities and people from all walks of life. Captain America famed actor Chris Evans was devastated about the loss and he said that Boseman was a true original and he was a very curious and committed artist.

Presidential candidate Joe Biden also tweeted about Chadwick Boseman and said that Boseman has inspired generations and he has shown them that they can be anything they want even the super heroes.

Chadwick Boseman Filmography:

Year Title Role
2008 The Express: The Ernie Davis Story Floyd Little
2012 The Kill Hole Lt. Samuel Drake
2013 42 Jackie Robinson
2014 Draft Day Vontie Mack
2014 Get on Up James Brown
2016 Gods of Egypt Thoth
2016 Captain America: Civil War T’Challa / Black Panther
2016 Message from the King Jacob King
2017 Marshall Thurgood Marshall
2018 Black Panther T’Challa / Black Panther
2018 Avengers: Infinity War T’Challa / Black Panther
2019 Avengers: Endgame T’Challa / Black Panther
2019 21 Brigades Andre Davis
2020 Da 5 Boots Norman Earl “Stormin’ Norm” Holloway
TBA Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom Levee
Source: Wikipedia

Your Comments

%d bloggers like this: