Chadwick Bosman’s widow, Taylor Simon Ledward, was moved to pay tribute to him at Monday’s Hybrid Virtual / Live Gautam Awards.
Black leopard The actor, who was diagnosed with colon cancer in August at the age of 43, was awarded the actor’s tribute award at the event. First, Andre Holland, who appeared in the film 42 Talked to Boseman, talking about how Boseman “always kept himself busy with his craft”. Then Leward got a chance and got a glimpse of the man he knew.
“He was the most honest man I’ve ever met, because he just didn’t stop telling the truth: he told himself and the people around him and that moment I searched for it actively. ” Indie wire. “Truth can be a very simple thing to avoid, but if one does not live by the truth, then it is impossible to live according to the divine purpose of one’s life. And so it became that he lived his life, day and night. How the day went. Incomplete but determined. “
He continued, “In doing so, he was able to fully assimilate himself at every moment, to be fully present in his life and in the lives of the people he became. I had the pleasure of living a lot of life. He developed his understanding of what it means to have no one, not one and all. He said, “A vessel to be put in and put out.” “He used the power to let go and let God’s love shine; [He] It was not just telling a story or reading lines on a page, it was a model of real fulfillment.
Chadwick Bosman’s widow cries as she accepts Gautam’s award in his honor. “Chad, thank you,” says Simon Boseman. “Keep your light shining on us.” pic.twitter.com/jQidx0Yp6c
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Leward became emotional as he spoke.
“It is my honor to receive this award from my husband. Not only acknowledging his deep work but also acknowledging his impact on the industry and the world, “he said.” Chad, thank you, I love you. I am very proud of you. Keep your light shining on us.
Boseman was also nominated for Best Actor for his performance Ma Ryan’s black bottom, But the award went to Raz Ahmed The sound of metal
Ledward married Bossman shortly after his death. They started dating in 2015 and got engaged in 2019. The marriage reportedly lasted until her death.
Boseman battled colon cancer for four years, undergoing many surgeries and treatments. And Ledward’s back was his.
“It’s interesting that no one knew,” said Denzel Washington about working on his last film with Boson in December. Ma Ryan’s black bottom. “Well, he kept it to himself. It was nobody’s business. He was there to deliver and He delivered. Some members of his team knew. His wife was there. They were not even married yet. And I saw how she takes care of it, and I actually said to her, I said, ‘Dude, you know, you need to put a ring on that finger,’ because he looked up. She put it on and she kept looking at him and I was like, ‘Dude, he loves this guy.’ You know, but I didn’t know what we knew now.
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