Celebrities Reaction To Chadwick Boseman’s Heartbreaking Death
In the aftermath of Chadwick Boseman’s tragic and untimely death, celebrities are taking to social media account to share their grief and condolence on Friday, August 28, 200 Boseman’s family confirmed that the actor, who just 43 years old, lost his battle with stage four Colon cancer, After his diagnosis in 2016, the celebrated performer continues worked between multiple surgeries and several rounds of chemotherapy going on the film projects like Spike Lee’s Da 5 Blood during his brave fight against the aggressive illness.
Fans of the MCU (Marvel Cinematic Universe) know Boseman best for his groundbreaking and career-defining performance as King T’Challa, the leader of Wakanda, in Black Panther and the MCU crossover films Captain America: Civil war, Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame,
Celebrities have taken to Twitter to mourn Boseman and celebrate his too-short career, Particularly as the actor lost his fight against cancer just as he became one of the world’s biggest star. Here how Hollywood is reacting to Chadwick Boseman’s utterly heartbreaking death
An immeasurable loss. From "Black Panther" to "Da 5 Bloods," Chadwick Boseman brought strength and light to the screen, every time. pic.twitter.com/vRXxYU8Tbr
— The Academy (@TheAcademy) August 29, 2020
Chadwick Boseman immortalized so many of our heroes—Jackie Robinson, Thurgood Marshall, and Black Panther. His contributions to cinema will forever be remembered. Rest in power. pic.twitter.com/sanIs3nyTx
— Academy Museum of Motion Pictures (@AcademyMuseum) August 29, 2020
What a gift he was to all of us out there in the dark- watching him listen was more enrapturing than watching others with endless words to say. What an immeasurable loss. Rest in Power. ???? https://t.co/rAMZxYNPHS
— Sarah Paulson (@MsSarahPaulson) August 29, 2020
Eternally in power
— Barry Jenkins (@BarryJenkins) August 29, 2020
Chadwick Boseman is a big reason why our kids don't have to wonder about what a Black superhero is.
— Brian Josephs (@Bklyn_Rock) August 29, 2020
— Brie Larson (@brielarson) August 29, 2020
Meanwhile, Ryan Reynolds AKA Deadpool wrote “Such a brutal loss. RIP Chadwick”
Such a brutal loss. RIP, Chadwick.
— Ryan Reynolds (@VancityReynolds) August 29, 2020
— Don Cheadle (@DonCheadle) August 29, 2020
All I have to say is the tragedies amassing this year have only been made more profound by the loss of #ChadwickBoseman. What a man, and what an immense talent. Brother, you were one of the all time greats and your greatness was only beginning. Lord love ya. Rest in power, King.
— Mark Ruffalo (@MarkRuffalo) August 29, 2020
Damn. I never got to meet him, but man do I respect him and his work. He was one of the most inspirational, effective artists of our generation. His work means a lot to me. I looked up to him and I was rooting for him, which he made very easy to do. Such a huge, huge loss. https://t.co/zzwqGOuyu8
— William Jackson Harper (@dubjackharper) August 29, 2020
Our hearts are broken and our thoughts are with Chadwick Boseman’s family. Your legacy will live on forever. Rest In Peace. pic.twitter.com/DyibBLoBxz
— Marvel Studios (@MarvelStudios) August 29, 2020
As news of Boseman’s death ripples throughout Hollywood, more and more celebrities, including his marvel co-star, will certainly share their reaction. Whether you’re an A-list star or merely a Marvel enthusiast, it’s impossible not to feel the weight of Boseman’s untimely death particularly when you consider that the actor was a historic MCU star who inspired a generation of young people, all while fighting a heroic battle against cancer. Boseman’s Passing is a difficult and painful loss not just Hollywood, but also for fans across the world. His absence will certainly be felt for many, many year to come.