Mahesh Babu becomes second Telugu actor to get wax figure at Madame Tussauds

WION Web Team Delhi, India Apr 27, 2018, 03.34 PM(IST)

Mahesh Babu at his fittings for a proposed wax statue at Madame Tussauds. Photograph:( Twitter )

Superstar Mahesh Babu who is currently riding high on the success of his latest film Bharat Ane Nenu, is now set to get his own wax statue at Madame Tussauds.

This will make Mahesh the second Telugu actor to get his own wax statue. The first was Prabhas who got his own statue post the worldwide success of Baahubali franchise as the Indian film broke all previous records. 

Mahesh shared the happy news with his fans on Twitter. He wrote: "Super happy to be a part of the prestigious Madame Tussauds. Thanks to the team of artists for their attention to detail. Incredible!"

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For those who want to know, Mahesh will get a wax statue of himself and not of any of his iconic characters. The South Indian superstar met the Madame Tussauds officials and a team of artists involved in the process earlier yesterday. 

Mahesh Babu's wife Namrata Shirodkar also announced the news on Instagram. She wrote: "Mahesh is soon to be waxed at the prestigious Madame Tussauds. Proud proud proud."