Ryan Coogler on Chadwick Boseman: ‘He Was an Epic Firework Display’
Two years after making his Marvel debut in “Captain America: Civil War,” Boseman took on the leading role for the standalone “Black Panther” movie with the “Fruitvale Station” and “Creed” filmmaker, delivering a superhero movie that transcended the McU to emerge as one of the defining blockbusters of the 21st century.
Read Coogler’s statement in full below.Before sharing my thoughts on the passing of the great Chadwick Boseman, I first offer my condolences to his family who meant so very much to him.
To his wife, Simone, especially.I inherited Marvel and the Russo Brothers’ casting choice of T’Challa.
It is something that I will forever be grateful for.
The first time I saw Chad’s performance as T’Challa, it was