Hollywood actor, Chadwick Boseman passes away at 43.
His representative said that actor Chadwick Boseman, who played the black icons Jackie Robinson and James Brown in the Marvel cinematic universe before gaining fame as Regal Black Panther, died of cancer on Friday.
He was 43 years old.
Bossman died at his home in the Los Angeles area, along with his wife and family, his publicist, Nikki Fiorevant, told The Associated Press. Bosman had colon cancer four years ago, his family said in a statement.
His family said in the statement, “A true fighter, Chadwick worked strongly through it, and brought a lot of films for you, which you have liked very much.” “From Marshall to Da 5 Bloods, August Wilson’s Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom and many more, all filmed during and between countless surgeries and chemotherapy. It brought King T’Challa to life in Black Panther His career was respected. ”