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Disney+ Adds Tribute Special for Late Actor Chadwick Boseman

By Andrew Sanford | TV | September 4, 2020 |

By Andrew Sanford | TV | September 4, 2020 |


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After a four-year battle with colon cancer, actor Chadwick Boseman passed on August 28th, 2020. The celebrated actor rose to prominence playing the likes of Jackie Robinson, James Brown, Thurgood Marshall, Floyd Little and, most notably, Marvel’s Black Panther.

On August 30th, to celebrate Boseman, Disney aired the film Black Panther on ABC with no commercial interruptions, followed by a tribute special dedicated to the Boseman. Now, a week after his passing, they have made the special available on Disney+.

You can find the 42-minute long tribute in the special features section of the Black Panther page. Here is the streaming service’s description: “Celebrate and honor Black Panther star Chadwick Boseman’s life, legacy, and career, and the cultural imprint he made on and off-screen. Hosted by Robin Roberts, this special features tributes from celebrities, political figures, and fans across the world, special words from those who starred alongside him and knew Boseman best, and shines a light on the medical condition he privately battled.”




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