Boseman in 2014 at the Deauville American Film Festival
|Born||Chadwick Aaron Boseman
February 2, 1977
Anderson, South Carolina
|Residence||Brooklyn, New York, U.S.|
|Occupation||Actor, Playwright, Screenwriter|
Chadwick Aaron Boseman (born February 2, 1977) is an American actor, playwright, and screenwriter. He is best known for portraying Jackie Robinson in the 2013 film 42 and James Brown in 2014's Get On Up.
Life and career
Boseman was born near the Blue Ridge Mountains in Anderson, South Carolina, the son of Carolyn, a nurse, and Leroy Boseman, who owns an upholstery business. He graduated from T.L. Hanna High School in 1995 and later attended and graduated from Howard University in Washington, D.C. He starred in the 2013 film 42 as Jackie Robinson. He has also had television roles in Lincoln Heights as Nathaniel "Nate" Ray and as Sergeant McNair in the NBC television series Persons Unknown. Boseman also stars as Lt. Samuel Drake in the action thriller The Kill Hole.
|2008||The Express||Floyd Little|
|2014||Draft Day||Vontae Mack|
|Get On Up||James Brown|
|2016||Gods of Egypt||Thoth||Filming|
|2003||Third Watch||David Wafer||Episode: "In Lieu of Johnson"|
|All My Children||Reggie Porter Montgomery #1||Episode Unknown|
|2004||Law & Order||Foster Keyes'||Episode: "Can I Get a Witness?"|
|2006||CSI: NY||Rondo||Episode: "Heroes"|
|2008||ER||Derek Taylor||Episode: "Oh, Brother"|
|2008||Cold Case||Dexter Collins||Episode: "Street Money"|
|2008–2009||Lincoln Heights||Nathaniel 'Nate' Ray||9 episodes|
|2009||Lie to Me||Cabe McNeil||Episode: "Truth or Consequences"|
|2010||Persons Unknown||Sergeant McNair||13 episodes|
|The Glades||Michael Richmond||Episode: "Honey"|
|2011||Castle||Chuck Russell||Episode: "Poof, You're Dead"|
|Fringe||Mark Little/Cameron James||Episode: "Subject 9"|
|Detroit 1-8-7||Tommy Westin||Episode: "Beaten/Cover Letter"|
|Justified||Ralph 'Flex' Beeman||Episode: "For Blood or Money"|
- "Harrison Ford and Chadwick Boseman will star in an upcoming movie about Jackie Robinson. | MLB.com: News". Mlb.mlb.com. Retrieved 2013-04-19.
- Yamato, Jen (2013-02-14). "The Kill Hole". Deadline.com. Retrieved 2013-04-19.
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