Chadwick Boseman of Black Panther was diagnosed with colon cancer 4 years ago, his family members said in a statement.
” A true fighter, Chadwick persevered through it all, and brought you many of the films you have come to love so much,” his family members said.
” From Marshall to Da 5 Bloods, August Wildson’s Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom and several more, all were filmed during and between countless surgeries and chemotherapy,” the declaration claimed of the celebrity’s personal health battle.
” It was the honor of his career to bring King T’Challa to life in Black Panther.
” He passed away in his home, with his spouse and household by his side.”
Boseman was diagnosed with colon cancer cells 4 years ago, his family stated in a statement.
Star Chadwick Boseman, who played black icons Jackie Robinson and James Brown before finding fame as the regal Black Panther in the Marvel cinematic universe, has indeed passed away of cancer, his representative said. He was 43.