Kareena Kapoor’s wax statue to be unveiled in Madame Tussauds

Last Updated: Sep 15, 2011, 17:50 PM IST

New Delhi: Bollywood star Kareena Kapoor is the latest Bollywood celebrity to be waxed at Madame Tussauds.

However, the 30-year-old actress will be the lone Bollywood figure at the museum in Blackpool, as the other five stars- Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Aishwarya Rai have their statues at Madame Tussauds, London.

Kareena will also flag off a global exhibition where the Bollywood wax figures will travel to six cities including London, Hong Kong and Bangkok, reflecting a growing global interest in Bollywood.

"It is an honour and a privilege for me to have my wax-figure at Madame Tussauds and even more so to flag off a global Bollywood exhibition," Kareena said.

Her wax figure will be unveiled in October 2011.

PTI