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Chadwick Boseman

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29, 1977
Anderson, SC
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29, 1977 (age 42)
Anderson, SC


Film actor known for his portrayals of R&B singer James Brown in the 2014 film Get On Up and as baseball player Jackie Robinson in the movie 42. He also starred as Black Panther in the Marvel film franchise, including 2018's Black Panther. In 2019, he starred in 21 Bridges.

Before Fame

After graduating from Howard University, he made early television appearances in episodes of Third WatchLaw & Order, and CSI: NY


A dramatist as well as an actor, he wrote a play called Deep Azure that premiered in Chicago in 2005.

Family Life

He was born to Leroy and Carolyn Boseman, a businessman and a nurse. 

Associated With

He co-starred with Kevin Costner in the 2014 film Draft Day.