Star Wars legend Mark Hamill determined to check how sturdy the Drive was along with his Twitter stardom Sunday after a fan steered he could get thousands of likes simply by tweeting his personal identify. The actor, who’s finest recognized for taking part in Luke Skywalker, exceeded expectations by getting greater than half a million likes and over 30,000 retweets as of early Monday.
Hamill has 4.7 million followers on the social media platform, and a bunch of them are apparently joyful to help his experiments.
The actor performed the Jedi Grasp in, however was most not too long ago seen within the of spinoff present . Hamill was digitally de-aged for his look in that episode, and taking a look at that course of hit Disney’s streaming service final month.
Hamill wasn’t the one one making an attempt to capitalize on his recognition — George Takei, who performed Sulu in Star Trek, quote-tweeted Hamill’s post and wrote: “Mark Hamill. And now we wait.”
Takei’s tweet had greater than 38,000 likes and 1,300 retweets as of Monday morning.