Selena Gomez has achieved a remarkable feat on Instagram by reaching over 400 million followers, making her the first woman ever to do so. The 30-year-old actress, known for her role in the hit series “Only Murders in the Building,” now ranks as the fourth most followed account on the social media platform. Footballers Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi hold the top two positions with 562 million and 442 million followers, respectively. The official Instagram profile, with 618 million followers, occupies the top spot.
To celebrate her achievement, Gomez posted a slideshow featuring her posing with fans at various events. She expressed her gratitude towards her followers with a caption that read, “Wishing I could hug all 400 million of you [heart emoji].”
Other celebrities have also congratulated Gomez on her success, with Jonathan Van Ness leaving a comment full of heart-eyed emojis and Bea Alonzo writing, “We love you, queen!!” In February, Selena surpassed Kylie Jenner to become the most-followed woman on Instagram, with Jenner currently having an impressive 382 million followers.