On the occasion of actor Sridevi’s birthday, Singapore’s Madame Tussauds has debuted a wax statue of late actor Sridevi on Wednesday.
While delivering a speech during inauguration ceremony, her husband Boney Kapoor got emotional and broke down.
Sharing a video of the process of putting the together the statue in the run-up to its unveiling, Boney had written in Twitter: “Sridevi lives forever in not just our hearts but also in the hearts of millions of her fans. Eagerly waiting to watch the unveiling of her figure at Madam Tussauds, Singapore on September 4, 2019. #SrideviLivesForever.”
Along with Boney Kapoor, her two daughters, were her daughters, Janhvi Kapoor and Khushi, also participated in the ceremony.
The statue is a replica of Sridevi’s look in the hit Hindi film song, Hawa Hawai from ‘80s film, Mr India. As a tribute to Sri Devi, the museum had also collected messages from her fans from across the world and displayed them on the tribute wall at the launch.
A sombre-looking Janhvi was seen checking out the fabric of the dress that the statue is wearing.