Black Panther Actor Chadwick Boseman Dies

‘The human heart is the only thing in this world that weighs more when its broken’

News reaching the public is the sudden death of Black Panther Actor Chadwick Boseman. 

It is believed that Chadwick Boseman had colon cancer which he was diagnosed since 2016. However, the actor met his untimely death on Friday at his residence surrounded  his family members.

In 2018, the actor on the university’s graduation ceremony gave a class speech which ended with his iconic “Wakanda Forever” salute.

He took up several roles in a number of movies before playing the Jackie Robinson character to bring to life the extraordinary story of the late American professional baseball player, Jackie Robinson who became the number one baseball player in America to play in Major League…

 

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It is with immeasurable grief that we confirm the passing of Chadwick Boseman.⁣ ⁣ Chadwick was diagnosed with stage III colon cancer in 2016, and battled with it these last 4 years as it progressed to stage IV. ⁣ ⁣ A true fighter, Chadwick persevered through it all, and brought you many of the films you have come to love so much. 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. ⁣ ⁣ He died in his home, with his wife and family by his side. ⁣ ⁣ The family thanks you for your love and prayers, and asks that you continue to respect their privacy during this difficult time. ⁣ ⁣ Photo Credit: @samjonespictures

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Family, friends and fans across the globe have started sharing in the pain of the bereaved family as well as honouring the legacies of the legend throughout his movie roles.

Our thoughts and prayers are with the Chadwick Boseman’s family

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