Chadwick Boseman to receive honorary doctorate from alma materBlack Panther star Chadwick Boseman is heading back to school in Washington, D.C. to be presented with an honorary doctorate.
Boseman studied at Howard University in Washington, D.C., graduating in 2000, with a bachelor of fine arts in directing.
Boseman's first wish was to write and direct movies , but he was taking acting lessons because he wanted to know how to relate to actors.
The acting bug caught him, and he is now one of the most famous actors on the planet, mostly known for his role of T'Challa aka Black Panther.
Chadwick Boseman was born on November 29, 1977, in Anderson, South Carolina. Boseman's first roles were in TV series All My Children, Third Watch (2003) and Law & Order (2004).
His big screen debut was in The Express (2008), after which came The Kill Hole (2012), 42 (2013), Gods of Egypt (2016), Marshall (2017) and, finally, Black Panther (2018).