Popular Bollywood star, Kareena Kapoor is the latest celebrity from the Indian film industry to be immortalised in wax at the Madame Tussauds musuem.
The actress will be a part of the new the new touring experience, which will go around Madame Tussauds attractions worldwide. The tour is due to open with a three-month residency at the new Madame Tussauds Blackpool this autumn.
“We are delighted to announce this exciting new Madame Tussauds Bollywood experience and to confirm that Kareena Kapoor will be the next Indian film star to be immortalised in wax,” said Nicky Marsh, Director of Global Marketing at Madame Tussauds.
“We have a longstanding commitment to the Indian film industry and Bollywood stars have already been featured in a number of our attractions around the world from London to New York. With this new experience we hope to give even more fans the chance to meet their favourite stars like Karenna “in the wax” as it travels the world.”
Kareena�۪s figure will join four other major names in Indian cinema ��� Shah Rukh Khan, Aishwarya Rai, Hrithik Roshan and Amitabh Bachchan and will tour in Asia, the USA and Europe after premiering in Madame Tussauds newest venue in Blackpool, England.
As well as the chance to get up close to their favourite stars guests will enjoy some additional interactive themed elements and full details are now in the final planning stages.
Kareena is the first Indian actress to be honoured since Aishwarya Rai Bachchan joined the A-list line up in 2004 and will follow heartthrob actor, Hrithik Roshan, who personally unveiled his new figure at Madame Tussauds London In January.