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Chadwick Boseman’s Agent Says His Mom Inspired Him to Keep His Cancer a Secret

Michael Greene, Chadwick Boseman’s agent, said it was Chadwick’s mother who told him to keep his illness a secret.
She always taught him, not to have people fuss over him.
Chadwick also felt in the entertainment business people, trip out about things and he was a very private person.
No one at Marvel had any knowledge of his illness.
Studio head, Kevin Feige was sent an email moments before Chadwick passed but didn’t see it until he passed away.
Chadwick kept his illness a secret because he was sure he was going to beat cancer.
He was planning to prepare for Black Panther II this month.
It was not until a week or so before his death that Chadwick understood the severity of his illness.
Only a handful of people outside of family knew of his illness-his producing partner, his agent, and his trainer.
Chadwick was also able to keep his illness from movie studios because he found a way to skip the physical exams by doctors before filming. The actor was also intentional about promoting positive images.
He once turned down an opportunity to gain equity in a liquor company.
How can I show young Black kids and kids of color that they can be superheroes and then do this?
As we learn more about Chadwick, what has been the most surprising revelation about him?