Yee Loi was born on April 17 th . The 25 year old American Actor was born in Anderson South Carolina to his hard working single mother Latoya and is the eldest of two younger siblings, Tylandis and Lytavious. From a very young age Ikeem was fascinated with acting and performing in front of family and friends.
When Ikeem was just a boy, 5 years old, he started his journey and began dancing to entertain the neighborhood people. Young Ikeem danced like no one was watching, performing in school plays and local talent shows. Boseman’s passion, drive and persistence later landed him on to the stage of the local theater. In August of 2020 Boseman was cast in his first leading role in the movie ABANDONED AT BIRTH. Ikeem played the role of John Macdonald, the part that would get him discovered by Daphne Mathews who signed him to Ascendent
Studio’s. Ikeem was soon cast in the role of John on the Spotlight Entertainment film JUDGE NOT.
Just before his breakout role in 2020, Ikeem suffered the loss of his cousin, famed actor Chadwick Boseman, who played Black icons Jackie Robinson and James Brown before finding fame as the regal Black Panther in the Marvel cinematic universe. When Chadwick died of cancer Ikeem was devastated. Ikeem Boseman is now living his life-long dream to carry the torch of the Boseman cinema legacy. Making his own
way on his own terms as a top-notch entertainment industry professional.
Aside from the charities, St Jude Hospital for Children and the American Cancer Society that he regularly supports, Ikeem also has a dream to start his own cancer foundation, in memory of his cousin, Chadwick Boseman.
Ikeem’s favorite motto is: “Confidence comes not from always being right but not fearing to be wrong.”