Actor Chadwick Boseman has died after a four-year battle with bowel cancer.
Hollywood star Chadwick Boseman known from the movie “Black Panther” has died of bowel cancer at the age of 43 years.
Boseman died at his home in Los Angeles surrounded by his wife and family. It informs his family in a press release shared on the actor’s social media accounts.
Here, the family writes that Chadwick Boseman was diagnosed with bowel cancer four years ago.
According to the BBC, Boseman has not previously spoken publicly about his illness.
– A real warrior. Chadwick endured it all and gave you many of the movies you love so much, says his family.
— Chadwick Boseman (@chadwickboseman) August 29, 2020
It explains in the press release that the actor managed to record several films during his illness, for example ‘Marshall’ and ‘Da 5 Bloods’.
The greatest honor of his career
The films were filmed, according to the family, between “countless surgeries and rounds of chemotherapy”.
– It was the greatest honor of his career to bring King T’challa to life in ‘Black Panther’, says the family.