OPPDATERT: Michael B. Jordan, som i Black Panther spiller Erik Stevens alias Killmonger, minnes Chadwick Boseman. «Du er min storebror, men jeg fikk aldri en ordentlig sjanse til å fortelle deg det. Heller ikke å virkelig gi deg dine blomster mens du var her», skriver 33-åringen. «Jeg skal vie resten av mine dager til å leve på den måten du gjorde.» Les innlegget nedenfor – og se hva andre kolleger skriver nederst på denne siden.»
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I’ve been trying to find the words, but nothing comes close to how I feel. I’ve been reflecting on every moment, every conversation, every laugh, every disagreement, every hug…everything. I wish we had more time. One of the last times we spoke, you said we were forever linked , and now the truth of that means more to me than ever. Since nearly the beginning of my career, starting with All My Children when I was 16 years old you paved the way for me. You showed me how to be better, honor purpose, and create legacy. And whether you’ve known it or not…I’ve been watching, learning and constantly motivated by your greatness. I wish we had more time. Everything you’ve given the world … the legends and heroes that you’ve shown us we are … will live on forever. But the thing that hurts the most is that I now understand how much of a legend and hero YOU are. Through it all, you never lost sight of what you loved most. You cared about your family , your friends, your craft, your spirit. You cared about the kids, the community, our culture and humanity. You cared about me. You are my big brother, but I never fully got a chance to tell you, or to truly give you your flowers while you were here. I wish we had more time. I'm more aware now than ever that time is short with people we love and admire. I’m gonna miss your honesty, your generosity, your sense of humor, and incredible gifts. I’ll miss the gift of sharing space with you in scenes. I’m dedicating the rest of my days to live the way you did. With grace, courage, and no regrets. “Is this your king!?” Yes . he . is! Rest In Power Brother.
Chadwick Boseman hvil i fred.
Den amerikanske skuespilleren døde i sitt hjem i Los Angeles på lørdag.
Han ble diagnostisert med tykktarmskreft i 2016, ifølge et innlegg på hans Twitter.
Chadwick Boseman er best kjent som T’Challa alias Black Panther.
Solofilmen om den afrikanske superhelten spilte han altså inn etter at han fikk diagnosen.
«A true fighter.»
— Chadwick Boseman (@chadwickboseman) August 29, 2020
I forkant av sine fire Marvel-filmer – Captain America: Civil War, Black Panther, Avengers: Infinity War og Avengers: Endgame – spilte Chadwick blant andre James Brown i Get on Up og den ikoniske baseballstjernen Jackie Robinson i 42.
I år spilte han i Spike Lee-filmen Da 5 Bloods.
Skuespillerens siste film blir den kommende Netflix-filmen Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, hvor han spiller mot blant andre Viola Davis.
Han ble 43 år gammel.
Se Marvel, konkurrenten DC, Chris Evans, Brie Larson, Mark Ruffalo, Viola Davis og mange flere minnes Chadwick Boseman nedenfor.
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
To a hero who transcends universes. Wakanda Forever. Rest in Power Chadwick. pic.twitter.com/F5YhIbK4wg
— DC (@DCComics) August 29, 2020
I’m absolutely devastated. This is beyond heartbreaking.
Chadwick was special. A true original. He was a deeply committed and constantly curious artist. He had so much amazing work still left to create. I’m endlessly grateful for our friendship. Rest in power, King💙 pic.twitter.com/oBERXlw66Z
— Chris Evans (@ChrisEvans) August 29, 2020
— Brie Larson (@brielarson) 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
Jackie Robinson, James Brown and Thurgood Marshall. The Champ also stars as the first black Marvel superhero T’Challa also known as Black Panther. Wakanda For Life ✊🏿❤ It was more than just a movie. It was an uplift for black people. Rest well Chadwick Boseman 🙏🏿#WakandaForever pic.twitter.com/en9Ufw3gbc
— Samii (@OyebanjiOla) August 29, 2020
Robert Downey Jr and Chris Evans introducing Chadwick Boseman as Black Panther. Rest in Power, King. pic.twitter.com/S0fFsfHQ8H
— Gary King (@grking) August 29, 2020
Chadwick…..no words to express my devastation of losing you. Your talent, your spirit, your heart, your authenticity……..It was an honor working beside you, getting to know you….Rest well prince…May flights of angels sing thee to thy heavenly rest. I love you! 💛💛💛 pic.twitter.com/6abglPBOsh
— Viola Davis (@violadavis) August 29, 2020
Such a brutal loss. RIP, Chadwick.
— Ryan Reynolds (@VancityReynolds) August 29, 2020
A true hero, Chadwick Boseman, Black Panther, art by Jack Kirby pic.twitter.com/orFU0i63AE
— Jack (@JackFarelo) August 29, 2020
Rest in peace, Chadwick Boseman. Thank you for the talent, inspiration, and passion you poured into this world. You will forever be remembered and in our hearts. pic.twitter.com/vyWsLShOLl
— Warner Bros. (@WBHomeEnt) August 29, 2020
The true power of @ChadwickBoseman was bigger than anything we saw on screen. From the Black Panther to Jackie Robinson, he inspired generations and showed them they can be anything they want — even super heroes. Jill and I are praying for his loved ones at this difficult time.
— Joe Biden (@JoeBiden) August 29, 2020
This scene feels different now…
RIP King T’Challa / Chadwick Boseman. The MCU will never be the same without you. Wakanda Forever 🙅🏿♂️ pic.twitter.com/ON6oosFIoQ
— Kuya Isko (@kuyaaisko) August 29, 2020
This is a crushing blow.
— Jordan Peele (@JordanPeele) August 29, 2020
May god bless you and carry you home @chadwickboseman. We lost one of the greats today. His legacy will live on forever in his beloved films and in the heart of everyone who loved him. pic.twitter.com/uKFuWUOaHX
— Reese Witherspoon (@ReeseW) August 29, 2020
Devastating news. We lost a great one. Takoto mai rā e Āriki. #chadwickboseman
— Taika Waititi (@TaikaWaititi) August 29, 2020
— Chadwick Boseman (@chadwickboseman) July 2, 2020
Black Panther spilte inn 1,3 milliarder dollar (ca. 10 milliarder kroner) på kino.
Blockbusteren ble den nest mest innbringende filmen i 2018… Den mest innbringende filmen med svart regissør noensinne… Den tredje mest innbringende filmen i USA noensinne… Den niende mest innbringende filmen på verdensbasis noensinne.
Hvil i fred Chadwick Boseman