Baahubali star Prabhas will have his wax figure immortalised at Madame Tussauds, Bangkok, becoming the first South Indian actor to have his statue at the prestigious museum
Baahubali star Prabhas will have his wax figure immortalised at Madame Tussauds, Bangkok, becoming the first South Indian actor to have his statue at the prestigious museum.Baahubali director SS Rajamouli took to Twitter to break the news.
“Very happy to announce that Madame Tussauds is making a wax statue of our PRABHAS… First South Indian to be honoured thus,” he tweeted.
The 36-year-old actor’s wax statue will be unveiled next year in March.
“The statue will be unveiled at Bangkok in March 2017 and subsequently will be toured all over the world,” Rajamouli added.
Known for his work mainly in Telegu cinema, Prabhas made his film debut with the 2002 drama film, Eshwar. The actor became popular across India and in abroad after he starred in 2015 film Baahubali: The Beginning.
The second part, titled Baahubali: The Conclusion will release on April 28, 2017.
Very happy to announce that Madame Tussauds is making a wax statue of our PRABHAS..
First South Indian to be honoured thus.
— rajamouli ss (@ssrajamouli) October 1, 2016
The crew of Baahubali 2 including director S S Rajamouli and actors Rana Daggubati and Prabhas held a press-meet in Hyderabad to reveal everything that was in store for the audience even before the next part. No, It was not about answering the big question — Why did Kattappa killed Baahubali?
“In the world of Baahubali, it is not just about the movie. The movie is just a branch of a huge tree. There will be animated series, comic books, games and Baahubali virtual reality experience. You can get 360 degrees photos and making videos from the shoot directly on your phone too. On October 5, all Prabhas fans will have great surprise, some good news,” said Rajamouli.