The last tweet from late actor Chadwick Boseman’s account has become the most liked tweet ever on Twitter. The tweet, which announced Boseman’s demise, currently has 6.1 million likes, 2.9 million retweets and over 152 thousand replies.
Most liked Tweet ever.
— Twitter (@Twitter) August 29, 2020
Chadwick Boseman passed away on Friday after a battle with colon cancer. Best known for playing the role of T’Challa Black Panther in the Marvel Cinematic Universe movies, he was also known for playing Jackie Robinson in 42, Thurgood Marshall in Marshall and James Brown in Get on Up.
Since his death, there has been a flurry of tributes from people in the film business and politicians, including Joe Biden and Barack Obama. Boseman’s colleagues at MCU too have paid tributes.