Actor Chadwick Boseman passing away after a battle with colon cancer. He was just 43 years old the black panther star who also portrayed a roster of black Americans icons. Being remembered by fans friends and fellow actors for his talents his spirit and his heart. This is a moment in history it is hard to think of an actor more indispensable more absolutely necessary. Right now than Chadwick Boseman his passing leaves moviegoers in mourning. He could play a marvel superhero and give him a human dimension. While commanding the screen as only a true movie star can playing the title role in black panther.
Chadwick Boseman was a singular force in defining film for our time. And our culture his king to shala a figure of wisdom and gravity in three dimensions. Capable of action and deep emotions what happens to the rest of the world embodying the Wakanda. Forever spirit the beating heart of a movie whose impact was transformative for millions of moviegoers. Why is it important to you that there’s a movie like this that represents black heroes.
It’s important because I didn’t have this growing up I just know what it’s going to mean to you. When you see it that it can give you a certain type of confidence. When you walk through the world most recently Bozeman appearing in spike leads. To five drops of blood on Netflix and as an actor Chadwick Bozeman could do it all he could play revered legends. And bring them to fresh daring unexpected life. Give me a hand with these would you what have you gotten here cement guns books as a determined young good marshall fighting for justice in Reggie. Hudlin’s marshland gets on up as James brown the uncompromising godfather of soul music. Taskmaster and trailblazer off unkind as Jackie Robinson in 42 humanizing icons.
And giving viewers every bit of his courage intellect and fire in the face of savage racism. His impact further by how he represented the characters he played on screen in the real world. They’re two little kids Ian and Taylor who recently passed from cancer. And throughout filming while having a word with their parents said they just they’re trying to hold on till this movie. Comes and when I found out. It’s it means a lot Chadwick Bozeman’s achievements made even more remarkable with the revelation. That he’d undergone treatment for colon cancer since 2016.
Making movies during and between countless surgeries and chemotherapy. According to a statement posted on Instagram the stunning news of his passing evoking an outpouring of grief his co-star. Chris Evans this is beyond heartbreaking Chadwick was special rest in power king. Viola Davis said he has no words to express my devastation. And Walt Disney company executive chairman bob Igerhe brought enormous strength. Dignity and depth to his groundbreaking role of the black panther.
Shattering myths and stereotypes adding his absence from the screen are only eclipsed by his absence. From our line, Chadwick missed by his loved ones and by so many who will never forget his powerful pioneering work. It is a monumental loss Janae absolutely and he was going through so much.