Chadwick Aaron Boseman was an American actor. He began his career with guest appearances on television and was a series regular on the short-lived Lincoln Heights (2008–2009) and Persons Unknown (2010). Boseman’s breakthrough role came as baseball player Jackie Robinson in the biopic 42 (2013). 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. Boseman achieved international fame for playing superhero Black Panther in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) from 2016 to 2019.
He appeared in four MCU films, including an eponymous 2018 film that earned him an NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture and a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture. Boseman also headlined the film 21 Bridges (2019) and had a supporting role in Da 5 Bloods (2020). In 2016, Boseman was diagnosed with colon cancer. Boseman kept his condition private, continuing to pursue his acting career while receiving treatment. After a four-year battle he died in 2020 from complications related to the illness.
Chadwick Boseman had an estimated net worth of $12 million at the time of his death.
Date of birth:
November 29, 1976
Date of death:
August 28, 2020
United States of America
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