American actor and director Denzel Washington revealed an occasion the place he noticed the love between late actor Chadwick Boseman and his spouse Taylor Simone Ledward.
Speaking to CBS Sunday Morning, the 65-year-old recalled when he watched Taylor take care of him when engaged on the set of Netflix movie Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom.
At the time the couple was courting and seeing that heart-touching interplay, Denzel steered Chadwick that he pop the query.
The Black Panther star on the time was identified with stage 4 colon most cancers, making Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom his final movie.
“It’s fascinating that nobody knew,” Denzel stated when talking of Chadwick’s non-public battle with most cancers.
“Well, credit to him; he kept it to himself. It was nobody’s business. He was there to deliver and he delivered.”
“Certain members of his team knew. His wife was there. They weren’t even married yet,” he added.
“And I used to watch how she took care of him, and I actually said to him, I said, ‘Man, you know, you need to put a ring on that finger,’ cause she kept her eye on him and she watched him. And I’m like, ‘Man, she loves that guy.’ You know, but I didn’t know what we know now.”
The couple, who have been romantically linked since 2015, ultimately obtained engaged in October 2019.
News of their marriage broke when his household revealed that the couple had secretly wed when asserting Chadwick’s dying in August.