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Full NameCarolyn Boseman
First NameCarolyn
Last NameBoseman
ProfessionCelebrity Mother
NationalityAfrican American
Gender IdentityFemale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseLeroy Boseman
No Of Children3

Carolyn Boseman is well known for being the mother of the late actor Chadwick Boseman. She was a nurse by profession.

Who was Carolyn married to?

Carolyn is married to her husband, Leroy Boseman. Leroy was a textile factory businessman. 

Children of Carolyn

Carolyn is the mother of three sons named Derrick Boseman, Kevin Boseman, and Chadwick Boseman

Derrick is a preacher in Tennessee. He was born in 1966. Kevin is a comedian, dancer, and podcaster by profession. He was born in 1972

Chadwick was an actor who was well known for his performance in the movie “Black Panther.” 

He was born on November 29, 1976, in Anderson, South Carolina. He died at the age of 43 on August 28, 2020, in Los Angeles due to colon cancer. 

In 2016 he was diagnosed with stage III colon cancer, and later before 2020, he reached up to stage IV of it. 

During those years, he had kept his medical condition private and was involved in several surgeries and even did chemotherapy. 

Carolyn Boseman with her son Chadwick Boseman
Carolyn Boseman with her son Chadwick Boseman. Source: Pinterest

Was Chadwick married before his death?

Chadwick was dating the singer Taylor Simone Ledward for several years, but only in 2018, it was officially confirmed the couple was in a relationship when the grandmother of Taylor spoke in front of InTouch magazine

The couple was first spotted together in 2015 at the airport in Los Angeles

According to Daily Mail, the couple is said to be married before the death of the actor. 

Chadwick gave auditioned for Galaxy of Guardians before being a Black Panther

The guy who is well known for playing the lead role as a Black Panther (Chadwick) said that he had given auditioned for the Marvel character Drax for the movie Guardians of the Galaxy

Chadwick said in an interview that he had no idea about the characters as the characters had different tones, and he didn’t know what the character would be in the future because he had only a few pages at that time about the character. 

At first, he was rejected for the role of Drax, but later on, the casting director Sarah Finn thought that Chadwick would be usable for another character, and luckily, he became the Black Panther.

A basketball player before being an actor.

Boseman was a basketball player while he was studying in high school, but he didn’t play it professionally. 

He even wrote a screenplay, “Crossroads,” about his college basketball team. It was a response by him when one of his teammates was shot and killed. 

Then after high school, he took an acting class in a summer program of the British American Drama Academy at the University of Oxford.

The guy behind Chadwick's success

In AFI Life Achievement Award, Boseman honored American actor Denzel Washington as the guy behind his success. 

Boseman said he knows personally that your generosity extends past what you have given on the stage and screen. 

He then said, 

when the actress Phylicia Rashad asked to join her in assisting nine theater students from Howard University who had been accepted to a summer acting program at the British Academy of dramatic acting in Oxford, Denzel gracefully and privately contributed and Denzel was one of the students that he paid the fees for. 

Has the most-liked tweet

After the death of Chadwick, the announcement was made through a Twitter account. That Twitter post was the most liked tweet. 

The tweet had reached over 6.9 million likes, and the tweet was posted from the personal Twitter account of Chadwick Boseman

Net Worth

The net worth of Carolyn is under review. Instead, her son had left a net worth of $4 million


  1. The age of Carolyn Boseman is under review.

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