Actor Chadwick Boseman has died at the age of 42.
According to a representative who posted on Chadwick Boseman’s Instagram page he died after a 4-year fight with colon cancer.
He was diagnosed with stage 3 colon cancer in 2016.
He filmed the movies Marshall, Da 5 Bloods, August Wilson’s Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom and more in between surgeries and chemotherapy.
Chadwick was diagnosed with colon cancer four years ago, per reports. During that time, he gave us Civil War, Marshall, Black Panther, Infinity War, Endgame, 21 Bridges and Da 5 Bloods. Lord only knows what he was going through on a daily basis.
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According to the statement on his page his rep said, “it was the honor of his career to bring King T’Challa to life in Black Panther.”
He died in his home surrounded by his wife and kids.
Rest in Peace.
Rest in Power.