Actor Chadwick Boseman who found fame in the Black Panther movie died on Friday due to cancer
His publicist Nicki Fioravante told the Associated Press that the actor died at his home in Los Angeles with his family by his side
In a statement, his family said:
Boseman was diagnosed with colon cancer four years ago, atrue fighter, Chadwick persevered through it all, and brought you many of the films you have come to love so much,” his family said in the statement. “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. It was the honour of his career to bring King T’Challa to life in Black Panther.