Deepika Padukone adds more Bollywood Tarka at Madame Tussaud
Deepika Padukone is the latest addition at Madame Tussauds with her wax figure set for attractions in London and Delhi.
The team of Madame Tussauds expert artistes met Deepika in London for the sitting for her figures, where they took over 200 specific measurements, photographs to create an authentic likeness.
“I am so delighted. The sitting with the team of experts was a special experience and I look forward to the incredible figure at the attraction,” the actor said in a statement. (Quote Source: NDTV)
The first figure will launch in London early 2019, while the Delhi figure will follow a few months later.
The Delhi museum currently showcases wax figures of Indian personalities such as Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Katrina Kaif, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Shah Rukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Salman Khan and others.
“Deepika Padukone is a global star”
She has Bollywood films like Om Shanti Om, Ram-Leela, Piku, Bajirao Mastani and “Padmaavat” on her resume.
She debuted in Hollywood last year with Vin Diesel’s xXx: Return of Xander Cage.
Deepika also featured among TIME 100 list this year.
She has also attended several high-profile Hollywood parties which includes the Met Gala as well.
Deepika Padukone is the daughter of ace Badminton player Prakash Padukone.
She debuted in Bollywood with 2007’s Om Shanti Om. She played Rani Padmavati in the blockbuster film “Padmaavat,” also starring Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor.
Padmaavat became the first woman-led film to cross 300 crores at the box office
Deepika Padukone hasn’t yet announced her next film yet.
Over the years, Deepika Padukone has not only set a precedent with her work in the Entertainment industry, but has also become the face of the industry globally.