Biography of Chadwick BosemanChadwick Boseman is an American actor, director, and screenwriter, known primarily for two movies, where he played the roles of the religious African Americans: baseball player Jackie Robinson in the biopic 42 (2013) and singer James Brown in the movie Get on Up (2014). He became famous for the role of superhero Black Panther in the Marvel movies The First Avenger: Confrontation (2016) and Black Panther (2018).
His Childhood and YouthChadwick Aaron Boseman was born on November 29, 1977, in Anderson, South Carolina, in the average African American family. His father, Leroy Boseman, was an entrepreneur, and his mother, Carolyn, worked as a nurse. They were not rich, but parents gave their son everything to make his childhood happy. The boy was brought up in a religious way, going to the church regularly.
Remembering his childhood, the actor admitted that racism was not uncommon in their state.
In his youth, Chadwick was seriously keen on basketball. The actor also likes this sport now. But in high school, he went through a very tragic experience connected with this sport. Once, during the game, his teammate was shot, and the police interpreted the incident as an accident. Subsequently, Boseman wrote and staged a play based on these events.
His Acting CareerBoseman got his first television role in 2003, in an episode of the crime series Third Watch. Chadwick's early work also included small roles on the TV series Law & Order, CSI: NY, and others.
In 2008, Chadwick moved to Los Angeles and began his acting career, playing a role in the popular TV series Lincoln Heights and in his first feature film The Express: The Ernie Davis Story (directed by Gary Fleder). In 2010, Chadwick got the lead role on the television series Persons Unknown, which was closed after the first season.
Black PantherSigning a contract with Marvel, Chadwick learned that the company plans to shoot his character in a solo movie. If his appearance in The First Avenger has remained unnoticed, after such a benefit he can become famous worldwide. In the USA the premiere of Black Panther was watched several months earlier than in other countries.
Personal Life of Chadwick BosemanAlthough the paparazzi often notice the actor with different women, Chadwick prefers not to speak about his personal life. Since 2018 he rumored to be dating actress Regina Hall.
The actor was an avid social media fan and had Facebook, Twitter, and an Instagram account where he chatted with his fans.