Shatner Can’t Make Nimoy’s Funeral, Remembers Him on Twitter


Leonard Nimoy passed away at the age of 83 yesterday. William Shatner, who apparently did not follow through on his threat to junk Twitter for its promoted followers feature, remembered his longtime Star Trek costar on the social media platform Friday and Saturday, with his initial tweet garnering almost 40,000 retweets:

On Saturday, Shatner regretted he couldn’t make it to Nimoy’s funeral, as he was stuck in Florida for a charity gig, but encouraged his 2.1 million followers to remember Nimoy during the service:

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