Following a secret battle with colon cancer that lasted for four years, Chadwick Boseman tragically lost his life at the age of only 43. According to the statement released by his family in the aftermath, the Black Panther actor ‘died in his home, with his wife and family by his side.’
The same statement also finally informed the public that back in 2016, Chadwick was diagnosed with stage 3 colon cancer, which then progressed to stage 4, killing him after four years of treatment and surgeries.
‘A true fighter, Chadwick persevered through it all, and brought you many of the films you have come to love so much. From Marshall to Da 5 Bloods, August Wilson’s Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom and more, all were filmed during as well as between countless surgeries and chemotherapy. It was the biggest honor of his career to bring King T’Challa to life in Black … Read the rest