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Black Panther star Chadwick Boseman passes away due to Colon Cancer, aged 43

The Show Time/ Faguni Verma

After a 4-year battle with Colon Cancer, actor Chadwick Boseman passed away on Saturday leaving fans and friends crushed. As soon as the news broke the Internet, actors and celebrities from every walk of life all around the world remembered the actor and his achievements.

The news of the actor has leaved the fans shocked and he was praised for his preservance. The announcement read, "It is with immeasurable grief that we confirm the passing of Chadwick Boseman.⁣

Chadwick was diagnosed with stage III colon cancer in 2016, and battled with it these last 4 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. ⁣

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 family thanks you for your love and prayers, and asks that you continue to respect their privacy during this difficult time."

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