Black Panther Actor, Chadwick Boseman Passes On

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Black Panther actor, Chadwick Boseman has passed on.

Report says he died as a result of colon cancer which he battled for about four (4) years.

He died at the age of 43. His sudden demise was announced by his family in a statement on social media on Friday.

“It is with immeasurable grief that we confirm the passing of Chadwick Boseman,” reads the statement posted on his social media page.⁣ “Chadwick was diagnosed with stage III colon cancer in 2016, and battled with it these last four years as it progressed to stage IV. “

“A true fighter, Chadwick persevered through it all, and brought you many of the films you have come to love so much. From Marshall to Da 5 Bloods, August Wilson’s Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom and several more, all were filmed during and between countless surgeries and chemotherapy,” the statement continues. “It was the honor of his career to bring King T’Challa to life in Black Panther. ⁣He died in his home, with his wife and family by his side.”

The statement adds that the family thanks everyone for their love and prayers “and asks that you continue to respect their privacy during this difficult time.”

The death of the actor has shocked many people because never disclosed his ailment publicly. 

May His Soul Rest In Perfect Peace!!!

Kofi Oppong Kyekyeku

I am a Ghanaian Broadcast Journalist/Writer who has an interest in General News, Sports, Entertainment, Health, Lifestyle and many more.

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