By: KDKA-TV News Staff

LOS ANGELES (KDKA) – The late Chadwick Boseman was honored for his performance in “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom.”

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Boseman died last summer at age 43 after battling colon cancer for four years.

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The Netflix film was his final performance and was filmed here in Pittsburgh.

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“Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” was an adaptation of the stage play written by Hill District native August Wilson.