Just when you thought the Black Panther hype was dying down, the ‘ Wakanda’ wave just keeps getting bigger. It was recently announced that the box office hit broke the record for the most tweeted movie of all time. The film, starring Chadwick Boseman and Lupita Nyong’o has, to date, received 5 million mentions on Twitter.
— #thebusinessofacting (@connie_chiume) February 17, 2018
We think it’s safe to say that the myriad of memes and moviegoers dressed in Wakanda-inspired ensembles played a huge role in breaking the Twitter record. From Manhattan to Mzansi, Black Panther fans from across the globe came to slay (and break the internet)!
Peep a few of our favourite #WakandaForever tweets below:
— Candice Modiselle (@CandieModiselle) February 17, 2018
— Hannah Liddle (@han_liddle) March 15, 2018
WHAT A TIME TO BE ALIVE. ❤️
— Shalima mkongi (@ShalimaMkongi) February 17, 2018
— mphosefatsa (@mpho_sefatsa) February 26, 2018
— Kathalina (@kathalinaa_) March 18, 2018