Ian McKellen – Twitter’s Verdict ( 2019-09-28)

Hello! Today we did a major analysis of Ian McKellen’s Twitter activity. Let’s get started. These are the main things: as of 2019-09-28, Ian McKellen (@IanMcKellen) has 4025395 Twitter followers, is following 718 people, has tweeted 2296 times, has liked 174 tweets, has uploaded 530 photos and videos and has been on Twitter since January 2010.

Going from top to bottom, their latest tweet, at the time of writing, has 19 replies, 108 retweets and 885 likes, their second latest tweet has 2 replies, 18 reweets and 108 likes, their third latest tweet has 112 replies, 159 retweets and 1,066 likes, their fourth latest tweet has 42 replies, 264 retweets and 1,173 likes and their fifth latest tweet has 399 replies, 635 retweets and 7,932 likes. But we won’t bore you going through all these numbers 🙂


Going through Ian McKellen’s last couple pages of tweets (including retweets), the one we consider the most popular, having caused a whopping 399 direct replies at the time of writing, is this:

That really seems to have caused quite a bit of discussion, having also had 635 retweets and 7932 likes.


Now what about Ian McKellen’s least popular tweet in the recent past (including any retweets)? We reckon it’s this one:

That only had 0 direct replies, 106 retweets and 778 likes.


We did a ton of research into Ian McKellen’s Twitter activity, looking through what people were saying in response to them, their likes/retweet numbers compared to before, the amount of positive/negative responses and more. We won’t go into that any more, so our conclusion is this: we believe the online sentiment for Ian McKellen on Twitter right now is all good.

We’ll leave it there for today. Thanks for visiting, and drop a comment if you disagree with me. Just make sure to keep it civil.

Glenn Clinton

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