Colin Firth immortalized in wax

London: British actor Colin Firth has become the latest star to be immortalised in wax.

The 51-year-old, dressed in a black tuxedo and bow tie, has been put on display at London`s Madame Tussauds museum.

"Colin is one of the hottest leading men of our time, an Oscar winner and a true British gent," quoted a spokesperson of museum as saying.

Firth`s waxwork has been placed next to Kate Winslet’s statue and those of David and Victoria Beckham.