By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Chadwick Boseman is remembered by those who knew him best in a new Netflix special.READ MORE: ‘This Brilliant Light’: Pittsburgh Artist Vanessa German Reflects On Chadwick Boseman’s Too Short Career
The actor lost his battle with colon cancer last August at the age of 43.READ MORE: Chadwick Boseman Wins Golden Globe For Best Actor For Performance In Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
Colleagues and friends including Viola Davis, Spike Lee, Phylicia Rashad and Denzel Washington reminisce on what made him special.
In February, Boseman won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor posthumously for his performance in Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, which was filmed here in Pittsburgh. The film was an adaptation of the play written by Pittsburgh native August Wilson.MORE NEWS: Chadwick Boseman’s Final Film ‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’ Receives High Praise In Reviews
“Chadwick Boseman: Portrait of An Artist” is streaming now and will only be on Netflix for 30 days.