Chadwick Boseman, ‘Black Panther’ Star, Dies at 43


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Heartbreaking news. TMZ reports 'Black Panther' star Chadwick Boseman has died at the age of 43 after a 4-year battle with colon cancer.

His family released a statement, saying "It is with immeasurable grief that we confirm the tragic 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."
They continue that "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"

Celebrities around the world reacted to the tragic and heartbreaking news on social media.

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