October 19, 2011 06:58:13 PM IST Glamsham Editorial
Bollywood's Numero Uno actress Kareena Kapoor is soon to be immortalized in wax at the prestigious Madame Tussauds Wax Museum-The star's wax statue will be confirmedly unveiled on October 27 in Blackpool, UK.
Beating the likes of her contemporaries, the latest Madame Tussauds attraction will exclusively be launching a brand new exhibition of Bollywood superstars in October 2011. The new exhibition will then tour other Madame Tussauds Musuems in 6 different cities around the world.
Confirms an excited Kareena Kapoor, "The statue is ready and they have, in fact, mailed pictures of it to me. The unveiling comes around RA.ONE's release, and I will be in London for its premiere (on October 25)"
Adds Sarah Lundy, Marketing Manager at Madame Tussauds Blackpool, "We are very excited to have Kareena in Blackpool to launch our amazing Bollywood figures. It is a real honor to have her here and we know that the UK will be very excited to see her and her new wax figure."
Interestingly Kareena's mother will be accompanying her to Blackpool. Says Kareena, "My mother (Babita) and a close friend will be present. My mother has always encouraged me to take on different things. So, this one is for her."