Out of all of the tributes that have been made in the late Chadwick Boseman's name, Whoopi Goldberg's seems to have topped them all.
Keep on reading to find out what she has asked of Disney...
The tragic news came in over the weekend that Chadwick Boseman has passed away.
via: GettyThe heartbreaking news of Chadwick Boseman's death was unveiled by his family as they posted on his many social media channels on August 28th.
A statement was released confirming his passing.The statement read, "It is with immeasurable grief that we confirm the passing of Chadwick Boseman." It also explained that the actor had been battling colon cancer for 4 years since his diagnosis in 2016.
Boseman was a true icon.
via: IMDBBoth on-screen and off-screen, his career was truly remarkable.
He starred in many films and TV shows...
But his career was only just starting to take off.
However, his most famous role?
via: IMDBOf course, it was as the main role in Black Panther as T'Challa / Black Panther.
Boseman played Black Panther in 4 films...
via: IMDBIncluding in Captain America: Civil War (2016), Black Panther (2018), Avengers: Infinity War (2018), Avengers: Endgame (2019) and was a huge inspiration and superhero for children and adults far and wide.
Black Pather completely revolutionized the film industry.
And even outside of the storyline, this movie broke barriers.
In the past, we struggled to see such overwhelming representation.
via: IMDBThe genre typically upholds traditional superhero visuals, as seen with Superman, Spider-Man, Captain America, Iron Man, and Batman, just to name a select few...
But Black Panther saw a whole new story brought to life.
And one of the main reasons for this was the cast members...
But the star of the show was none other than Chadwick Boseman...The Guardian described him as a man who helped to "[open] up people's minds."
He was one of a kind...
via: GettyAnd fans loved his optimism and eagerness to change the standards of Hollywood.
But sadly, in more recent times, fans began talking about how Boseman looked unwell.
Thousands were worried for Boseman, but few knew the reality.
i really hope chadwick boseman is ok, i saw he looked really thin during all star weekend. very wonderful thing he… https://t.co/sDecT8egiQ— nigpolyta (@nigpolyta)1587065408.0
Fans thought the weight loss was just preparation for an upcoming role...
Unfortunately, that wasn’t at all the case and the reality was much grimmer.
via: GettyConfirming his passing on August 28th, a statement written by his family read: "A true fighter, Chadwick persevered through it all, and brought you many of the films you have come to love so much. From Marshall to Da 5 Bloods, August Wilson’s Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, and several more – all were filmed during and between countless surgeries and chemotherapy. It was the honor of his career to bring King T’Challa to life in Black Panther."
The statement concluded:
Fans are heartbroken, to say the least...
@TMZ A beautiful person who was blessed with a beautiful soul. RIP #ChadwickBoseman 😢🙏— Quincy Williams (@Quincy Williams)1598873481.0
A man who was taken too soon...
@chadwickboseman @LilacLilacRed My heart is broken over the death of this beautiful soul. RIP. Fly with the Angels. 😢❤️— mrs ☮️💙🌊 (@mrs ☮️💙🌊)1598872584.0
Hollywood has also been paying tribute to the great man.
The Avengers cast also paid a huge tribute to Boseman.
I’m absolutely devastated. This is beyond heartbreaking. Chadwick was special. A true original. He was a deeply c… https://t.co/4dCDZwZprh— Chris Evans (@Chris Evans)1598671863.0
Mark Ruffalo had his say...
All I have to say is the tragedies amassing this year have only been made more profound by the loss of… https://t.co/xmfv63cAgK— Mark Ruffalo (@Mark Ruffalo)1598669789.0
And now, Whoopi Goldberg has spoken out with a beautiful idea to pay tribute to the fallen actor.
via: GettyGoldberg, who is best known for performance in 1990's Ghost, announced her wonderful idea on Twitter yesterday.
She started by writing a personal message for Boseman.
1 of my all time favorite people on the planet Chadwick Boseman has passed away after a 4 years of fighting cancer.… https://t.co/Knmskcb4bC— Whoopi Goldberg (@Whoopi Goldberg)1598669676.0
And then, she decided to contact the people who are in charge of building and organizing Disney World and Land.
Dear People in charge of building NEW experiences Disney Land and World we don’t really need another Frozen land B… https://t.co/itXZdiwPaF— Whoopi Goldberg (@Whoopi Goldberg)1598840957.0
While Disney has traditionally used its theme parks to highlight its animated works...
@WhoopiGoldberg Frozen was a perfect example of the way Disney white washes every story. Black Panther was WAY over… https://t.co/aySFOklnvA— AllisonG (@AllisonG)1598884663.0
Even though Disney is yet to respond to Goldberg's request...
@noradunn @WhoopiGoldberg I think what would be good about it is that it'd be about the only Black representation a… https://t.co/JTUigoPrIP— Charles 🇨🇦🏳️🌈 (@Charles 🇨🇦🏳️🌈)1598917409.0
Rest in Peace, Chadwick.
via: GettyOur thoughts and condolences go out to his family during this terrible time.