Micro blogging site, Twitter have marked the statement released by Chadwick Boseman’s team on his death as the most liked tweet in history.
It would be recalled that the Black Panther star was pronounced dead on Friday,
August 28 after losing the battle against Colon Cancer at the age of 42.
The sad news was announced on Bosesman’s official social media accounts.
“It was the honor of his career to bring King T’Challa to life in Black Panther,” said a statement posted to Boseman’s social media accounts.
“He died in his home, with his wife and family by his side.”
“A true fighter, Chadwick persevered through it all” and filmed projects “during and between countless surgeries and chemotherapy,” the family’s statement said.
With the whole world reacting to the news in a way that showed he has affected lives
positively, Twitter marked the tweet as the most liked ever to honor him.
See picture of the tweet below:
Boseman became the first black superhero to get his own standalone film in the
record-breaking Marvel franchise with 2018’s “Black Panther.”
Before his death, Boseman had not publicly discussed his condition which was first
diagnosed in 2016 and continued to work on major Hollywood films, winning notable awards.