Deepika Padukone unveils wax statue at London's Madame Tussauds; husband Ranveer in awe of the figure

The actress was accompanied by her parents and in-laws at the unveiling.

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Deepika Padukone added another feather to her cap as she unveiled her wax statue at the Madame Tussauds museum in London on Thursday.

Accompanied by husband Ranveer Singh, parents Ujjala and Prakash Padukone and in-laws Anju and Jagjit Bhavnani, the actress was all smiles as she posed with the figure along with her family .

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The 33-year-old 'Padmaavat' star's statue sports a replica of the champagne-coloured Sabyasachi cape lehenga that she wore for the 2016 IIFA Awards.

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The 'Om Shanti Om' actress was overwhlelmed to see a figure of her own at a museum that she visited as a child. Her husband Ranveer, in awe of the figure, continued to encircle it and said "Can I take her home?"


The actress has been making waves globally and is also on this month's cover of American Vogue magazine along with Scarlett Johansson and Bae Doona.

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Back home, Padukone is gearing up for her upcoming movie 'Chappak'. The Meghna Gulzar directorial is based on the life of acid-attack survivor Laxmi Aggarwal.

PeeCee, PM Modi, Tendulkar: Indian Personalities With A Wax Doppelganger At Madame Tussauds
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To have a statue at the Madame Tussauds Wax Museum is akin to immortality. The museum, which honours great personalities by creating life-like wax statues of them, is home to a several prominent Indians. From B-town celebs to sports stars and politicians, the list is growing at a quick pace.

Here's a look at Indian personalities who've joined international stars and made the museum home.

To have a statue at the Madame Tussauds Wax Museum is akin to immortality. The museum, which honours great personalities by creating life-like wax statues of them, is home to a several prominent Indi..
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Actress Priyanka Chopra Jonas became the latest celebrity to join the long list of Indian personalities at Madame Tussauds. The 'Barfi' actress's wax statue, unveiled at the NYC museum, sports a red dress and even features a replica of the ring her husband Nick Jonas gave her.

Along with New York, Chopra's statue will also debut at the museum in the UK, Australia and Asia.

Actress Priyanka Chopra Jonas became the latest celebrity to join the long list of Indian personalities at Madame Tussauds. The 'Barfi' actress's wax statue, unveiled at the NYC museum, sports a red ..
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The 'Shahenshah' of Bollywood, Amitabh Bachchan, was the first star from the Indian film industry to get a wax figure at the museum in London. He was also the first living Asian celebrity to feature there.

Later, the 'Piku' star went on to get his wax statues at the Tussauds museums in Hong Kong, Bangkok, Singapore, Washington DC, San Francisco and New Delhi.

The 'Shahenshah' of Bollywood, Amitabh Bachchan, was the first star from the Indian film industry to get a wax figure at the museum in London. He was also the first living Asian celebrity to feature ..
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Actress and former Miss World Aishwarya Rai Bachchan was the first lady to join the array of Indian personalities with a wax sculpture at the Madame Tussauds Museum in London.

The 45-year-old actress got her first statue at the museum in 2004. She went on to get statues at the museum in New York in 2010, and later in New Delhi.

Actress and former Miss World Aishwarya Rai Bachchan was the first lady to join the array of Indian personalities with a wax sculpture at the Madame Tussauds Museum in London. The 45-year-old actress..
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Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, was honoured with a wax figure at the Madame Tussauds Museum in London in 2012.

Another statue of him was unveiled at the museum in New Delhi in 2017.

Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, was honoured with a wax figure at the Madame Tussauds Museum in London in 2012. Another statue of him was unveiled at the museum in New Delhi in 2017.

The 'Bhaijaan' of Bollywood, Salman Khan, was rated the world's 7th best looking man by People's Magazine in 2004. Following this, he was honoured with a wax statue at the Madame Tussauds Wax Museum in London in 2008.

In 2012, another figure of him was unveiled in New York.

The 'Bhaijaan' of Bollywood, Salman Khan, was rated the world's 7th best looking man by People's Magazine in 2004. Following this, he was honoured with a wax statue at the Madame Tussauds Wax Museum ..
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Actor Varun Dhawan got a wax replica of himself at Madame Tussauds in Hong Kong in 2018, making him the youngest Bollywood actor to feature at the museum. The figure sported his iconic 'Disco Deewane' pose from his debut movie 'Student Of The Year'.

Actor Varun Dhawan got a wax replica of himself at Madame Tussauds in Hong Kong in 2018, making him the youngest Bollywood actor to feature at the museum. The figure sported his iconic 'Disco Deewane..
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Actor Anil Kapoor unveiled his wax statue at the Madame Tussauds museum in Singapore in 2017. The figure was inspired by his iconic scene from the Oscar-winning movie 'Slumdog Millionaire'.

Actor Anil Kapoor unveiled his wax statue at the Madame Tussauds museum in Singapore in 2017. The figure was inspired by his iconic scene from the Oscar-winning movie 'Slumdog Millionaire'.

Legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar was honoured with a wax statue at Madame Tussauds London in 2009. He became the first Indian sportsperson to get a statue at the museum. It was unveiled on his 36th birthday.

Legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar was honoured with a wax statue at Madame Tussauds London in 2009. He became the first Indian sportsperson to get a statue at the museum. It was unveiled on his 36..
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'Baahubali' star Prabhas was immortalised with a life-like statue of himself in 2016 by the Madame Tussauds Wax Museum in Bangkok. The actor's figure sported his signature pose from the blockbuster movie.

'Baahubali' star Prabhas was immortalised with a life-like statue of himself in 2016 by the Madame Tussauds Wax Museum in Bangkok. The actor's figure sported his signature pose from the blockbuster m..
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