By the third quarter of this year, London’s famous landmark will open its doors in Delhi at the iconic Regal building in CP.
Kapil Dev, the ultimate face of Indian cricket is the first and will
be one of the star wax figure for the upcoming Madame Tussauds Delhi.
The figure will be displayed at the 23rd Madame Tussauds where he’s
set to join other sports icons of the country when the attractions
opens to the public late 2017. Mahatma Gandhi along with other
historical giants of the country will also be honoured at the wax
Kapil’s figure was crafted in close collaboration with him spread over
four hours. With this, Madame Tussauds Delhi will also have a
dedicated sports zone, involving eminent sports icons such as the
master blaster Sachin Tendulkar, Argentina star footballer Lionel
Messi and legendary football star David Beckham. The immersive
ambiance of the zone will offer an exciting chance to the visitors to
strike a pose with these unforgettable Sports Icons.
As he unveiled his figure, Kapil said, “I’m honoured. Receiving this
at the age of 58 it is a huge credit that furthermore motivates me as
an individual to evolve more. The whole process of making of my figure
by Madame Tussauds has been an exciting journey, and I am fascinated
to see the intrinsic details beautifully captured. ”
Anshul Jain, General Manager and Director, Merlin Entertainments the
company responsible for bringing the global attraction to India. said,
“ Madame Tussauds is renowned all over the world for immortalising
icons from every sphere; for their fans to be able to admire the
exquisite artwork captured forever. Kapil Dev is a global icon and it
goes without saying that his figure will bring fans from across the
globe to capture memories with him.
Madame Tussauds Delhi will also truly portrays the fascinating world
of Bollywood & Hollywood, renowned sports, history and political
personalities under one roof, through planned themes and interactive
areas. The visitors will be encouraged to interact with the life-like
figures of the celebrities, which marks the uniqueness of the wax