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Amitabh Bachchan Wax Statue in Darling Harbour’s Madame Tussauds Sydney

Amitabh-Bachchan-wax-statueBollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan will be hogging the limelight at the Darling Harbour’s Madame Tussauds Sydney this October. This is a limited time offer meant for the visitors. From the month of October till December, the visitors will be getting the chance to get up close with Amitabh Bachchan. This will be an interesting experience for the visitors. This has led everyone to practice their dance moves.

Amitabh Bachchan is one of the leading actors of Bollywood who also has a huge fan base amongst the global audienc. With three National Awards and twelve Filmfare Awards in his kitty, the man has also acted in Hollywood movies like The Great Gatsby. Between the years 1972 and 1986, he had one hit movie per year. He has acted in over hundred films and his first English film was The Last Lear in 2007. It premiered at The Toronto International Film Festival and his performance in the film has been regarded as one of his best till date.

Amitabh Bachchan’s wax statue was portrayed from the year 2000. He was for the first time nominated by audience poll to be portrayed at Madame Tussauds. Quinn Clarke, General Manager of Madame Tussauds, Sydney is extremely happy to welcome Amitabh Bachchan to Sydney. Clarke felt that this statue of the living legend will only add color and interactivity in the audience. The local Indian community will be very happy with this wax statue, felt Clarke. Moreover, the Bollywood film industry has been making its presence felt in Sydney exponentially with the passing of time.

The wax statue of Amitabh will join a unique line-up of celebrities from all over the world like Captain Cook, Sir Donald Bradman, Albert Einstein, Nicole Kidman, Hugh Jackman, Johnny Depp and Lady Gaga.