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Chadwick Bossman's acting career was just getting started

The 'Black Panther' star's death was confirmed via his social media handle by his family.

The post read " It is with immeasurable grief that we confirm the passing of actor Chadwick Bossman

Chadwick was diagnosed with stage III colon cancer in 2016, and battling with it these last 4 years as it progressed to stage IV.

A true fighter, Chadwick preserved through it all, and brought you many of the films you have come to love so much. From Marshall to Da five Bloods, August Wilson's Ma Rainey's Black Bottom and several more, all we're filmed during and between countless surgeries and chemotherapy.

It was the honor of his acting 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 ask that you continue to respect their privacy during this difficult time".

Chadwick's acting career finally came to light after 'Black Panter' and there was no doubt that he was going to be a huge star in Hollywood. This is indeed tragic!

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