Chadwick Boseman, who starred in Marvel Studios’ Oscar-winning movie Black Panther, has handed away on the age of 43. The AP broke the information of the actor’s demise late on Friday night time, with a message posted by Boseman’s Twitter account confirming the information.
“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.”
Before Black Panther, Boseman broke out in two main biopic roles, taking part in Jackie Robinson within the 2013 movie 42 and James Brown in 2014’s Get on Up. While showing as T’Challa in Marvel movies like Captain America: Civil War, Avengers: Infinity War, and Avengers: Endgame, he continued to do extra grounded work that navigated Black id and historical past. Most not too long ago, he appeared as Thurgood Marshall in Marshall and co-starred in a pivotal function in Spike Lee’s Da 5 Bloods.
According to the replace from his Twitter account, Boseman died in his house, along with his spouse and household by his aspect.