Black Panther Actor, Chadwick Boseman Dies From Cancer At 43
Black Panther Chadwick Boseman Dead Cancer: Chadwick Boseman, the famous Black Panther star is dead. The actor has been suffering from colon cancer since 2016 and passed yesterday, in his home, surrounded by his wife and family.
The news broke by way of a statement posted on his Twitter account by his publicist Nicki Fioravante.
— Chadwick Boseman (@chadwickboseman) August 29, 2020
“A true fighter, Chadwick persevered through it all, and brought you so many of the films you have come to love so much,” the statement read.
Marvel Studios have also issued a statement on the passing via their president.
“Chadwick’s passing is absolutely devastating.”
“He was our T’Challa, our Black Panther, and our dear friend. Each time he stepped on set, he radiated charisma and joy, and each time he appeared on screen, he created something truly indelible. He embodied a lot of amazing people in his work, and nobody was better at bringing great men to life. He was as smart and kind and powerful and strong as any person 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 are grieving tonight with his family.”
Rest in Peace T’Challa, you have left a void impossible to fill.