Chadwick Boseman, who portrayed Marvel Comics Black Panther, died of colon cancer on Friday.
Boseman who played T’Challa, a young Wakandan prince, king, and heroic warrior, was just 43.
Boseman, was diagnosed with colon cancer four years ago. He died at his home in the Los Angeles area. His wife and family were by his side.
Boseman also played James Brown and Jackie Robinson in biopics. Ironically, Boseman died on the same day that Major League Baseball was celebrating Jackie Robinson day.