Chadwick Boseman's Death Is Hitting Kids Especially Hard

Chadwick Boseman’s Death Is Having A Big Impact On The Kids Who Loved Him

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Chadwick Boseman’s death is hitting kids especially hard

The news of Chadwick Boseman’s death is sending shock waves throughout Hollywood and with fans of the Black Panther star. It’s also having a devastating impact on kids, especially Black kids, who looked up to the very first Black Marvel superhero and are now coming to grips with the fact that he is gone.

The actor passed away after a four year battle with colon cancer. Boseman is best known for his iconic role as King T’Challa in Black Panther but he graced us with other movies like 21 Bridges, Marshall, 42, and Da 5 Bloods in his short life. He was just 43 years old.

Families began taking to social media shortly after learning about his death to share their thoughts and the impact his life and death have taken on their kids.