Actor Forest Whitaker speaks about ‘Black Panther’ co-star Chadwick Boseman

“He represented a great deal of hope and in film, he did that too,” the Academy Award-winning actor told ABC News’ Robin Roberts.
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Transcript for Actor Forest Whitaker speaks about ‘Black Panther’ co-star Chadwick Boseman
And now it is my pleasure to welcome someone else who was part. Of the cultural moment a black panther Oscar winner. Forest Whitaker who plays Missouri we know that he was such a dear colleague in a co star appears in the film. Personal force thank you so much for being with us tonight and could you share with us your fondest memory from your time working with Chadwick. There's an anomaly that you're soon most excited to get a chance to religion consider telling the artist and that's great films. Then though Russo could do print there are stutter up to work you at the whole. I was able to look at him if he was like doing media action sequence move quickly towards. And in doing everything himself you know and it's over and over and over its like got to change that recognizes sort of discipline that he had in focus that he had. Machine that we were doing their bit. I was gonna touched. Oh win the we were doing the coronation team wins we're crowning him king and into in the audience you. He did in nineteen in the Jones of playing and in three ditch I wouldn't ten weeks since. Q something completely finished him with. That there was a transformational cunanan. Learned I was we probably would be to partner with actually happen. Net income. It's that kind of discipline but openness. Loud part of the phenomenon of reflect that the concurred like all the different. Thing that happened what he did this. This would have. Inspiring people to believe in the into remembered her parity junior museum and its union. Beauty in a deal black culture and the colored. Kind of I guess. How are people in any way I mean children to be able to be empowered she had chosen. For people to compute the cost but couldn't. And I think. The possibilities that operational in the way Chadwick with desperation what so many people use you grow even agree to have opened in. Tell me give back to you by. Think people realize that. Get more can comb that they can have a great lies in this case comes from something special and they have something especially. The key to recognize that in the room 48. It was really not an appeals until it. I'm good sold so well set for us so well said thank you Forrest Whitaker for being with us tonight. We appreciate it can take care. But you could trigger an immune who pretend.

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