Imagineer creates kingly mural in tribute to Chadwick Boseman

The mural was unveiled at Disneyland and the artist explains what inspired him.
2:00 | 09/26/20

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how Chadwick Boseman is being a mural unveiled at disneyland. The artist explaining what inspired him. Zohreen shah has the details. Reporter: Powerful words now forever immortalized. Disneyland unveiling a new mural honoring the late Chadwick Boseman who passed away last month. The painting showing a young fan donning a mask. The artist, Nicholas Smith, said creating the installation was a dream come true. I needed to create something that I feel like encapsulates Chadwick's vision, his heart, his forward-thinking mentality. Reporter: The former Disney image near said long live the I'm the king of wau Canada. Reporter: He said this was a nod not to just his fabulous career, but his private battle with cancer. The young boy represents the patients going through cancer battles of their own who Boseman regularlyvisited. I'm getting all these messages now from parents who have children or have had children go through this struggle of cancer and writing to me saying that's my kid. You painted my kid. Reporter: There is art and then there is live imitating art. Smith said he had to hold back tears watching kids run up to the mural and do the wakanda forever salute. Whit? Really is a beautiful tribute. Zohreen, thank you. We appreciate it. We'll be right back with our "Play of the day." You know that look?

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