Home LA Showbiz Netflix share first look at Chadwick Boseman’s final role before his tragic...

Netflix share first look at Chadwick Boseman’s final role before his tragic death

The beloved actor sadly passed away in August following a private battle with colon cancer

SHARE
Black Panther Marvel

Netflix have shared a first look at Chadwick Boseman’s final role before his tragic death.

The Black Panther star sadly passed away in August following a private battle with colon cancer, sending shock waves across the globe.

Prior to his passing, Chadwick starred alongside Viola Davis in a big-screen adaptation of the award-winning 1982 play Black Bottom – produced by Denzel Washington.

Streaming giant Netflix shared photos from the film, which is set to premiere on December 18th.

George C Wolfe directed the film, exploring racial tensions in 1920s Chicago.

Producer Denzel Washington paid tribute to Chadwick following news of his death, calling him a “gentle soul and brilliant artist”.

Honouring Denzel at the American Film Institute’s Lifetime Achievement Award in 2019, Chadwick revealed that the actor had paid his college tuition fees to attend an acting course in Oxford.

“As fate would have it, I was one of the students that he paid for,” he said at the award ceremony.

“Imagine receiving the letter that your tuition for that summer was paid for and that your benefactor was none other than the dopest actor on the planet.”

On the latest episode of #GossChats, Goss.ie CEO Ali Ryan chats with top makeup artist and influencer Keilidh Cashell about her brand new makeup range, adjusting to life in the spotlight and how she’s kept calm during the pandemic.

#GossChats is sponsored by top Irish aesthetic clinic Haus of JeJuve.

 

View this post on Instagram

 

On this week’s episode of #GossChats @itsalirose chats with top makeup artist and influencer @keilidhmua about her brand new makeup range, adjusting to life in the spotlight and how she’s kept calm during the pandemic. #GossChats is sponsored by @haus_of_jejuve

A post shared by Goss.ie (@goss.ie) on