Black Panther star Chadwick Boseman dies aged 43

Black Panther star Chadwick Boseman dies aged 43

Actor Chadwick Boseman has died at the age of 43.

He died at his home in Los Angeles, with his wife and family by his side.

He was diagnosed with colon cancer four years ago, but did not make the diagnosis public.

Boseman first made a name for himself playing real-life figures like baseball legend Jackie Robinson in 2013’s 42, and soul singer James Brown in Get On Up from 2014. Though it was 2018’s Black Panther that made Boseman a household name.