The untimely passing of Chadwick Boseman comes when the national discourse on race relations is as intense as it’s been in decades. Throughout his career, Boseman starred as civil rights icon Jackie Robinson and Marvel’s Black Panther. The Chadwick Boseman Tribute by Marvel Studios takes fans behind the scenes of Black Panther to get an intimate look into the making of the superhero epic and get a deeper look at the actor who gave life to the role.
The Marvel tribute shifts the focus from Black Panther to Boseman, revealing what the role meant to the actor and how his exuberant personality lit up the production behind the scenes as he touched the lives of each of his co-stars throughout the making of the movie. After years dedicated to his craft, this tribute encapsulates how the actor used his stardom as a pedestal to advocate for the continuing fight for equality.