Bollywood actor Varun Dhawan will be immortalised with a wax figure to be installed at Madame Tussauds Hong Kong.
Varun’s photos have also started doing the rounds on the social media where he can be seen giving the measurements to the museum folks.
A group of skilled Madame Tussauds sculpting team specially travelled to Mumbai to meet Varun and conduct a detailed sitting process. More than 200 measurements were taken, the team also matched the hair and eye colour of the actor. Varun also worked closely with the team and kept sharing his ideas on the pose of the figure.
Varun was quoted as saying, “It was a great experience to work with Madame Tussauds. I am so excited to get my wax figure in Hong Kong!”
Jenny You, General Manager of Madame Tussauds, Hong Kong, said, “Varun Dhawan is one of the most requested figures and we are delighted to be partnering with this Bollywood great actor. Hong Kong is a multicultural metropolis which makes us a unique brand. Visitors can meet both Hollywood, Asian and also Bollywood stars here at Madame Tussauds Hong Kong. The worldwide popularity of Bollywood films makes people in Hong Kong increasingly embrace Bollywood culture. Besides, India is the fourth largest ethnic group in Hong Kong. As the first youngest Indian Bollywood actor to be waxed, we are confident that Varun’s figure will bring visitors an all-new experience.”
Varun Dhawan will be the youngest Bollywood star to have a wax statue at Madame Tussauds. The actor will join Mahatma Gandhi, Narendra Modi and Amitabh Bachchan who are currently housed at Madame Tussauds Hong Kong.