Chadwick Boseman signing a kid autograph

How Black Panther actor Chadwick Boseman inspired his fans!

The superhero’s role as ‘Jackie Robinson’, the first African American baseball player moved generations by affirming their belief that they can become whatever they desire. The legend gave courage to others. He motivated his followers to not lose hope and keep going. He was the black community’s hero. Read more about this actor that has become a legend after his death this morning. 

By  Charles Lorenz
  • Boseman was married secretly to Taylor Simone Ledward, who is a singer.
  • He had a net worth of approximately $12 million.
  • The artist starred in almost 18 hit movies and won 6 awards like MTV movie & video for his outstanding performance.
  • He was always willing to participate in charity actions and perform for free when it was about his fans.
  • In 2018, he agreed appearing on the Toniught Show starring Jimmy Fallon to surprise his fans while they thanked him. 
     

Chadwick was a true hero. Despite secretly battling the fatal disease, he decided he wanted to keep working on films for his fans to remember him and his fight. ‘Marshall to Da 5 Bloods’ and ‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’ were shot during his illness.

He showed up on sets between surgeries. His smiling face never gave away about what’s happening inside him. Like his character as 'Jackie Robinson', he fought against racial discrimination and injustice. 

His role as former baseball player Jackie Robinson inspired many


The youth has tons of things to learn from him:  courage, selflessness, strength, and resilience. He has encouraged many to push boundaries. True heroes work in secret. And this marvelous actor’s legacy will live on forever.


 

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