Chadwick Boseman

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Chadwick Boseman
Born Chadwick Aaron Boseman
(1982-02-09) February 9, 1982 (age 32)
Anderson, South Carolina,
Residence Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Nationality American
Occupation Actor, Playwright, Screenwriter
Years active 2003–present

Chadwick Aaron Boseman (born 1982)[1]is an American actor, playwright, and screenwriter.

Life and career[edit]

Boseman was born in the Blue Ridge Mountains in Anderson, South Carolina and graduated from Howard University in Washington, D.C.. He starred in the 2013 film 42 as Jackie Robinson.[2] 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.[3]


Year Title Role Notes
2008 The Express Floyd Little
2013 42 Jackie Robinson
2014 Draft Day Vontae Mack
Get on Up James Brown Post-production
2016 Gods of Egypt Thoth Filming
Year Title Role Notes
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"


  1. ^ "Chadwick Boseman Biography - Facts, Birthday, Life Story". 2012-07-18. Retrieved 2013-04-19. 
  2. ^ "Harrison Ford and Chadwick Boseman will star in an upcoming movie about Jackie Robinson. | News". Retrieved 2013-04-19. 
  3. ^ Yamato, Jen (2013-02-14). "The Kill Hole". Retrieved 2013-04-19. 

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