American actor and producer
Facts of Chadwick Boseman
|Full Name:||Chadwick Boseman|
|Birth Date:||November 29, 1976|
|Death Date:||August 28, 2020|
|Profession:||American actor and producer|
|Height:||6 feet 0 inches (1.83m)|
|Married||Taylor Simone Ledward|
|Net Worth||$12 million|
|Birth Place||Anderson, South Carolina|
|Siblings||Derrick Boseman and Kevin Boseman|
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Chadwick Boseman (29th November 1976 – 28th August 2020) was an American actor and producer who died dealing with colon cancer for four years. He won NAACP Image Award, MTV Movie & TV Award for his impactful roles in his movies. Scroll down to know more in detail about him.
Chadwick Boseman Bio, Family, Education
Chadwick Aaron Boseman aka Chadwick Boseman was born on 29th November 1976 in Anderson, South Carolina, the United States to his parents, Leroy Boseman and Carolyn Boseman. His father worked at a textile factory, managing an upholstery business and his mother at a hospital as a nurse.
He shared his childhood memories with his elder brothers, Derrick Boseman who is known to be a Preacher in Tennessee and Kevin Boseman who is a dancer and singer. Talking about his educational background, he completed his high school education from T.L. Hanna High School in 1995.
After that, he attended Howard University in Washington, D.C., and received a Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts in directing in 2000. Later, he joined the British American Drama Academy in London for further studies. He wanted to write, direct and study acting so he went and graduated from New York City’s Digital Film Academy.
- Initially, Aaron pursued his acting career with TV films ‘All My Children’ as Reggie Porter and ‘Third Watch’ as David Wafer in 2003.
- In the coming years, he appeared in TV series like Law & Order (2004), CSI: NY (2006), ER (2008), Cold Case (2008), Lincoln Heights (2008-09), Lie to Me (2009), Persons Unknown (2010), etc.
- Furthermore, the actor made his entrance in movie field including The Express: The Ernie David Story (2008), The Kill Hole (2012), 42 (2013), Draft Day (2014), Get on Up (2014), God of Egypt (2016), etc.
- Moreover, he made his breakthrough working on films such as Captain America: Civil War (2016), Message from the King (2016), Marshall (2017), Black Panther (2018), Avengers: Infinity War (2018), Avengers: Endgame (2019), 21 Bridges (2019), etc.
- Similarly, his further TV shows were The Glades (2010), Castle (2011), Fringe (2011), Detroit 1-8-7 (2011), Justified (2011), etc.
- Additionally, his upcoming movies and films include and Da 5 Bloods (2020), Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, and What If…? (2021).
Personal Life; Girlfriend & Past Affairs
Regarding his love life, he began dating singer Taylor Simone Ledward in 2015. After dating for several years, the couple got engaged in October 2019 and later tied the knots in a secret ceremony as per the sources. However, there is no information about his past affairs over the internet.
In 2016, he was diagnosed with stage III colon cancer and he was fighting with it for the last 4 years which progressed to stage IV before 2020. He kept it personal and never spoke publicly about what he was going through. He was a true fighter as he gone through several surgeries and chemotherapy and still completed production for movies including Marshall, Da 5 Bloods, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, and several more.
This inspiring and amazing actor died on 28th August 2020 at the age of 43, dealing with the complications of cancer, at his home with his wife and family by his side. Many celebrities, fans, and fellow actors paid tribute to Chadwick through social media remembering him in their good old days.
Awards and nominations
Speaking of his Awards and nominations, he grabbed the title of:
- MTV Movie & TV Awards for “Best Performance in a Movie” and “Best Hero” 2018
- Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture 2019
- NAACP Image Awards for Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture 2019
Rumors and Controversy
He had never involved himself in any rumors and controversy during his life. Therefore, he had maintained a clear image so far.
Net Worth & Salary
Boseman was an amazing actor cum producer who contributed to several blockbuster movies including Captain America: Civil War, Black Panther, Avengers film series, etc. According to the sources, Chadwick Boseman had an estimated net worth of $12 million as of 2020. However, the information about his salary is under review.
Physical Appearance & Social Media
Chadwick Boseman stood at a height of 6 feet or 1.83 m and weighs 86 kg or 190 lbs. Likewise, Chadwick held 10.5 million followers on Instagram, 1.9 million followers on Twitter, and 2 million followers on Facebook.