“You didn’t see any of that.”
Since then, his stars have honored his memory by sharing stories about what it was like to work with him.
This week, in a new interview with Zora, Viola Davis talks about working with Chadwick on his latest film, Netflix’s The black bottom of Ma Rainey.
“He was extremely tired,” the Oscar winner said, remembering Chadwick. “But there are a lot of tired people in business, especially people in his position.”
“In the back I noticed that all the wonderful people he surrounded himself with always prayed for him and meditated on him and I thought that was part of what he wanted or [how he] created this sacred space. I didn’t know they were just trying to infuse life and energy into it. “
“He would just fall asleep upright, but boy, when the camera overturned?
“He wasn’t chasing the green, he wasn’t chasing money, he was just chasing work,” Viola continued. “He was ready to give up the ego and almost insist on leaving Chadwick Boseman at the door and letting it go. black Panther-making a billion dollars at the door. “
This simply confirms what we already know – Chadwick was incredibly talented and pure-hearted. It will be missed. RIP 💔.
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