Chadwick "Chad" Boseman is an American actor, playwright, and screenwriter. Boseman graduated Howard University and the British American Dramatic Academy at Oxford. Boseman is best known for his role on Lincoln Heights as Nathaniel "Nate" Ray and his role as Sergeant McNair in the NBC television series, Persons Unknown. Boseman plays Jackie Robinson in the upcoming feature film, "42." His most recent role casts him as T'Challa/ Black Panther in "Captain America: Civil War."