Chadwick Boseman is an American actor and screenwriter who became known internationally for his portrayal of Black Panther in Captain America: Civil War, Black Panther, and Avengers: Infinity War. His acting credits also include, James Brown in Get on Up, Thurgood Marshall in Marshall and Jackie Robinson in 42. He has also done a lot of television roles such as Nathaniel “Nate” Ray in Lincoln Heights and Sergeant McNair in Persons Unknown.
Chadwick Aaron Boseman
Birthday / Date of Birth
Chadwick Boseman was born on November 29, 1977 in Anderson, South Carolina, USA.
He’s currently 40 years old.
Los Angeles, California, United States
He has African American ancestry.
Chadwick graduated from T. L. Hanna High School, Anderson, South Carolina in 1995. In 2000, he earned a degree in bachelor of fine arts in Directing from Howard University, Washington, DC.
He then attended the Oxford Mid-Summer Program of the British American Drama Academy in London along with his friends. After returning to the US, he joined the New York City’s Digital Film Academy.
- Father – Leroy Boseman (Worked in a Textile Factory)
- Mother – Carolyn Boseman (Nurse)
- Siblings – Derrick Boseman (Older Brother) (Preacher in Tennessee), Kevin Boseman (Middle Brother) (Dancer, Singer)
Chadwick has never discussed about his personal life publicly and thus there is not much information available of any relation he has had in the past or in the present.
- In feet – 6 feet
- In centimeters – 183 cm
- In meters – 1.83 m
- In Kilograms – 86 kg
- In Pounds – 190 lbs
Chadwick Boseman made his acting debut portraying a minor role as Floyd Little in the 2008 biographical drama The Express.
His first leading role in a film came in 2013 when he was cast as Jackie Robinson alongside Harrison Ford in Brian Helgeland’s biographical sports film 42. The film is about the racial integration of American professional baseball by player Jackie Robinson, who wore jersey number 42 through his Major League career.
Chadwick landed a recurring role as Reggie Porter in the American soap opera All My Children in 2003.
Playing some significant roles as Jackie Robinson in 42 (2013), James Brown in Get on Up (2014), Thurgood Marshall in Marshall (2017), Vontae Mack in Draft Day (2014), and Jacob King in Message from the King (2016).
Playing Black Panther in the Marvel Cinematic Universe films Captain America: Civil War (2016), Black Panther (2018), and Avengers: Infinity War (2018).
His notable work in television includes Nathaniel Ray in Lincoln Heights (2008) and Graham McNair in Persons Unknown (2010).
He was featured in a television commercial for Lexus LS 500 Super Bowl 2018 NFL.
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- Favorite Food – Thai food
Chadwick Boseman Net worth
Chadwick Boseman has a total net worth of $8 million dollars.
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Chadwick Boseman Facts
Growing up, he excelled in basketball.
Chadwick Boseman is a playwright. He wrote his first play, Crossroads, and staged it his junior year as a tribute to his classmate who was shot and killed.
His play “Deep Azure” was nominated for a 2006 Joseph Jefferson Award for New Work. It was performed at the Congo Square Theatre Company in Chicago, Illinois.
Chadwick Boseman started his acting career by appearing in small roles in television shows before landing on a titular role in the film 42.
He played T’Challa / Black Panther in Black Panther, which earned him rave reviews from critics and went on to become one of of the highest-grossing films in the United States.
He will reprise the role in the upcoming Avengers film, which is scheduled to release in 2019.