Chadwick Boseman

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In Memory of Chadwick Boseman (1976–2020)

Chadwick Boseman
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Born: Chadwick Aaron Boseman
November 29, 1976
Anderson, South Carolina, U.S.
Occupation: Actor
Years Active: 1993–2020
Known For: Captain America: Civil War
Black Panther
Avengers: Infinity War
Avengers: Endgame
Relatives: Taylor Simone Ledward

Chadwick Aaron Boseman (/boʊsmən/; November 29, 1976 – August 28, 2020) was an American actor and playwright. After studying directing at Howard University, he became prominent in theater, winning a Drama League Directing Fellowship and an acting AUDELCO, and being nominated for a Jeff Award as a playwright for Deep Azure. Transitioning to the screen, he landed his first major role as a series regular on Persons Unknown in 2010, and his breakthrough performance came in 2013 as baseball player Jackie Robinson in the biographical film 42. He continued to portray historical figures, starring in Get on Up (2014) as singer James Brown and Marshall (2017) as Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall.



Year Title Role Notes
2008 The Express: The Ernie Davis Story Floyd Little
2012 The Kill Hole Lt. Samuel Drake
2013 42 Jackie Robinson
2014 Draft Day Vontae Mack
2014 Get on Up James Brown
2016 Gods of Egypt Thoth
2016 Captain America: Civil War T'Challa / Black Panther
2016 Message from the King Jacob King Also executive producer
2017 Marshall Thurgood Marshall Also co-producer
2018 Black Panther T'Challa / Black Panther
2018 Avengers: Infinity War T'Challa / Black Panther
2019 Avengers: Endgame T'Challa / Black Panther
2019 21 Bridges Andre Davis Also producer
2020 Da 5 Bloods Norman Earl "Stormin' Norm" Holloway
2020 Ma Rainey's Black Bottom Levee Green Posthumous release

As director

Year Title Notes
2008 Blood Over a Broken Pawn Short film
2013 Heaven Short film

Why He Rocked

  1. He was a great actor.
  2. He respected his fans a lot and actually took negative criticism.
  3. He appeared in 4 MCU (Marvel Cinematic Universe) like Captain America: Civil War, Black Panther, Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame.
  4. He said everyone is welcome to watch Black Panther and says it's perfectly okay if you didn't like the film.
  5. He helped to make as director for short movies like Blood Over a Broken Pawn and Heaven.
  6. He playwright as the actor.
  7. Even though he is gone, he was a good actor, and will never be forgotten as his legacy lives on forever.

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one month ago
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May you rest in peace king.


one month ago
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RIP Boseman, Wakanda will never be the same without Black Panther. Wakanda Forever!


26 days ago
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Rest in peace, and Wakanda forever. - RegalHyperus

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