Black Panther actor Chadwick Boseman passes away at 43Sivaranjani Soundararaj (Author) Published Date : Aug 29, 2020 11:44 IST
Black Panther fame Chadwick Boseman (43) died at his Los Angeles home on Friday i.e., August 28, 2020 due to colon cancer.
In this context, Boseman was last diagnosed with colon cancer in 2016. Bosman has been receiving treatment for this for the past four years. He has also acted in movies in the midst of carcinogenic treatment.
Chadwick's family confirmed his demise via twitter, stating that "A true fighter, Chadwick persevered through it all, and brought you many of the films you have come to love so much".
In the midst of severe health deterioration, Chadwick's love for films has made movies "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".
Chadwick's recognition mainly achieved via his career to bring King T'Challa to life in Black Panther and his family thanked his fans for supporting and continuing to respect their privacy during these difficult times too.
Fans and celebrities around the world are mourning the death of Chadwick Boseman and paying homage via twitter to the exotic actor.
Chadwick Boseman is the man who started his screen dream in 2003 with the TV show Third Watch.
He then starred in several television shows and made his film debut in 2008 with The Express. Starring in 42, Gods of Egypt, was a boon for the 2016 blockbuster film Captain America, directed by Anthony and Joe.
It is noteworthy that Chadwick played the role of Black Panther in the film, and his acting excellence gained many attention from Black people as Boseman is the first Black superhero to shine in the film industry.