NEW YORK – ABC will broadcast”Black Panther” commercial-free Sunday as a prime-time tribute into Chadwick Boseman.
The movie will be accompanied with an ABC News Special,”Chadwick Boseman: A Tribute to get a King. ” Disney reported the specific”will observe Boseman’s storied life, heritage and livelihood” and”shine a light onto the medical condition he independently battled”
Boseman died Friday following a four-year fight with colon cancer. He had been 43.
Walt Disney Co., which owns ABC, published”Black Panther” and another three Marvel films Boseman appeared at. The movie is going to be broadcast in 8 pm EDT, using the specific after at 10:20 p.m. EDT.
“Black Panther” won three Oscars, was nominated for best image and grossed over $1.3 billion globally.
Sunday’s airing is likely to produce the movie widely watchable at exactly the identical time in a number of areas and can a collective location to observe and grieve Boseman. He’s the most recent important Black figure to expire in 2020, that has seen the lack of civil rights legend John Lewis and retired NBA star Kobe Bryant.
This story was corrected to correct spelling of Boseman’s title in the name of this ABC News special.