Washington: Chadwick Boseman received four nominations for his roles in ‘Da 5 Bloods’ and ‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’ and became the first person to receive four nominations for the Screen Actors Guild Awards in the same year.’
Boseman, died in August last year after battling with colon cancer for four years. He was 43 years old. He is also famous for his role in Marvel’s ‘Black Panther’.
After the announcement of nominations; American actor Michael B. Jordan, who was costar of Boseman, in the highly popular Marvel movie ‘Black Panther’ posted a heartfelt tribute to the late actor. Jordan played the role of Erik Killmonger, who was main villain in the movie.
Jordan honored the late actor for his hard work and talent, on Saturday, using his social media handle on Instagram the actor posted photos of the late actor starring in two films he was nominated for. He captioned the post saying; “4, Still setting the bar higher. Miss you big homie”.
As reported by Entertainment Weekly, Boseman was nominated for outstanding performance by a male actor in a leading role for ‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’, and for outstanding performance by a male actor in a supporting role for ‘Da 5 Bloods’ respectively.
Other two nominations include an outstanding performance by a cast in a motion picture. Earlier he was also earned a nomination for 2021 Golden Globe Awards for his performance in ‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’.