Hollywood is grief-stricken. One of its most promising stars, Chadwick Boseman, returned to the sky on August 28. He was known for the roles of black icons Jackie Robinson (2013’s “42”) and James Brown (2014’s “Get on Up”), he rose to fame after taking on the role of Marvel Cinematic Universe’s first superhero, Black Panther.
On-screen, he brings human sensitivity and the strength of compassion to King T’Challa. Outside, Boseman is an inspiring human being and a charming star. But if there’s one thing Chadwick Boseman and King T’Challa share, it’s their sense of style. If you take a close look at the Black Panther, you can see that our beloved true superhero has more costume changes in the movie than Captain America ever had in all of his portfolios. On the red carpet and in promotional duties, Boseman is sleek, bold, and experimental in his style. Working closely with his hairstylist Ashley Weston, his red carpet looks has raised the heat everywhere from the Golden Globes to the Academic Awards to the Met Gala, earning him recognition as one of Hollywood’s best-dressed men.
Here are the five most striking looks of Chadwick Boseman.