By: KDKA-TV News Staff
LOS ANGELES (KDKA) – The late Chadwick Boseman was honored for his performance in “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom.”READ MORE: North Fayette Township Rallies Together To Support 4-Year-Old Zoey Bair's Battle With Anaplastic Ependymoma
Boseman died last summer at age 43 after battling colon cancer for four years.READ MORE: FEMA Program To Reimburse Families' Funeral Expenses For COVID-19 Related Deaths
The Netflix film was his final performance and was filmed here in Pittsburgh.MORE NEWS: Multi-Vehicle Crash On I-376 Westbound Shuts Down All Lanes
“Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” was an adaptation of the stage play written by Hill District native August Wilson.