Chadwick Boseman receives Hero for the Ages award from MTV

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Chadwick Boseman was posthumously honored at the MTV Movie & TV Awards: Greatest of All Time.

The “Black Panther” actor received the Hero for the Ages award, presented by fellow Marvel stars Don Cheadle and Robert Downey Jr.

Both also paid tribute to his legacy.

Boseman died at the age of  43 in August, after a private battle with colon cancer.

In addition to appearing in the MCU, he starred in numerous films and played many iconic characters, including Jackie Robinson in the film “42,” James Brown in “Get On Up” and Thurgood Marshall in “Marshall.”

The MTV special, hosted by Vanessa Hudgens, highlighted the most memorable television and film moments from the ’80s to present day.