Chadwick Boseman, famous for his role as Black Panther in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, passed away after a four-year battle with colon cancer.
https://t.co/aZ2JzDf5ai— Chadwick Boseman (@Chadwick Boseman) 1598667110.0
It is a tragic loss as Boseman was only 43 years old. According to the official posts across Twitter and Instagram, he died in his home with his family by his side.
Boseman had a long career in television and film that was marked by his outstanding roles as Jackie Robinson in the movie "42" and as King T'Challa in the Avengers and Black Panther films.
As news broke of his passing, many mourned and reflected on Boseman.
What a beautiful speech by Chadwick Boseman. https://t.co/Ps66sSXFzI— Tommy Vietor (@Tommy Vietor) 1598710566.0
The true power of @ChadwickBoseman was bigger than anything we saw on screen. From the Black Panther to Jackie Robi… https://t.co/olHWRsDkGF— Joe Biden (@Joe Biden) 1598670053.0
From his groundbreaking work in Black Panther to his portrayal of Thurgood Marshall, Chadwick Boseman helped paint… https://t.co/I2rDupW1QU— Kamala Harris (@Kamala Harris) 1598712454.0
He even traded letters with children suffering from terminal cancer while suffering himself.
Boseman was not only an actor, but a real hero for many people, and his presence will be missed in the world.