“We must find a way to look after one another — as if we were one single tribe.”
Marvel Studios has launched a video tribute to it Black Panther star Chadwick Boseman, who died Friday at 43 after a years-long secret battle with colon most cancers. Headlined ‘You Will At all times Be Our King,” the clip has racked up greater than 2.35 million YouTube since its posting Sunday.
Within the practically five-minute clip, Boseman is remembered by Kevin Feige as an “amazing actor who we thought would fit perfectly with the MCU.” It options clips from the Greatest Image Oscar-nominated Black Panther and behind-the-scenes clips from the shoot.
“It was Chadwick Boseman’s performance in 42 that really made us take a second look,” Black Panther producer Nate Moore says within the video. “There is such an honor and dignity to the way that he played Jackie Robinson that we knew we needed for the character of T’Challa.”
Provides Black Panther director Ryan Coogler: “A lot of things about the character are also true about Chad. He’s very knowledgeable, he’s an athlete, a martial artist. He’s had a lot of experience playing roles that come with a lot of weight.”
Watch the video above.