Chadwick Boseman, actor who played Black Panther passes away

Very bad news! Black Panther star of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Chadwick Boseman, has died at the age of 43.

We have tragic news, as it has been confirmed that the star of Black panther and other movies from Marvel Cinematic Universe how Captain America: Civil War (2016), Avengers: Infinity War (2018) and Avengers: Endgame (2019), Chadwick boseman, passed away at the age of 43 after a four-year bout with colon cancer. It should be remembered that at the beginning of the year we already reported that the actor's fans were very concerned about his health and now the tragic news has been confirmed.

His wife and family were by his side at the time of his passing at their Los Angeles home today.

In a statement, his family said: “A true fighter, Chadwick Boseman persevered through it all and brought you many of the films you have loved so much. From Marshall to Da 5 Bloods, August Wilson's Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, and several others, they were all filmed during countless surgeries and chemotherapy. It was the honor of his career bringing King T’Challa to life in Black Panther. “

Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige also issued a statement: “The passing of Chadwick Boseman is absolutely devastating. He was our T’Challa, our Black Panther and our dear friend. Every time he walked on set, he radiated charisma and joy, and every time he appeared on screen, he created something truly indelible. He embodied many incredible people in his work, and no one was better at bringing great men to life. He was as smart, kind, powerful, and strong as anyone he portrayed. Now he takes his place alongside them as an icon for the ages. The Marvel Studios family deeply mourns his loss, and we mourn his family tonight. “

Chadwick boseman first rose to fame with her lead roles in the 42 biopic, Get on Up and Marshall, where she played icons Jackie Robinson, James Brown, and Thurgood Marshall, respectively, and also appeared in titles such as Draft Day and Message from. the King before landing the role that defined his career as the King T’Challa, also known as Black Panther, in Marvel Studios' Captain America: Civil War.

His most recent credits include action actor 21 Bridges and Spike Lee's Da 5 Bloods and he is scheduled to appear posthumously in George C. Wolfe's Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, which ended last summer and is due out on Netflix later this year.

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