Jessica Figueroa·Disneyland Resort·August 28, 2020·1 min readBREAKING: “Black Panther” Actor Chadwick Boseman Dies at 43 from Colon Cancer Chadwick Boseman, the actor who portrayed Black Panther in the 2018 film, has passed away. Chadwick was diagnosed with Stage 3 colon cancer in 2016 and battled with it for four years before it progressed to Stage 4. pic.twitter.com/aZ2JzDf5ai — Chadwick Boseman (@chadwickboseman) August 29, 2020 A message on his Twitter account reads, “It was the honor of his career to bring King T’Challa to life in Black Panther.” Our hearts are broken and our thoughts are with Chadwick Boseman’s family. Your legacy will live on forever. Rest In Peace. pic.twitter.com/DyibBLoBxz — Marvel Studios (@MarvelStudios) August 29, 2020 He died in his home with his wife and family by his side.