The popularity of Bollywood is increasing globally. Yesterday, the Mastani of the Industry Deepika Padukone went Facebook live to announce his achievement of getting a wax statue at Madame Tussauds in London.
Now, her Padmaavat co-star Shahid Kapoor has become the next Bollywood star to achieve this milestone. The Kaminey actor announced the news on his Instagram account by posting the picture of holding an eyeball for a measurement and captioned it, “Keep an eye out. Coming soon.” Though he didn’t give the hint that in which Madame Tussauds he will get his wax statue.
This is indeed a huge achievement for the actor, who recently entered the Rs 300 crore club with Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s magnum opus Padmaavat. Shahid Kapoor played the character of Rajput warrior Maharawal Ratan Singh and won accolades and praises for his extraordinary performances.
On the work front, Shahid will be next seen in Batti Gul Meter Chalu, which is directed by Shree Narayan Singh, who previously helmed Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar starrer Toilet: Ek Prem Katha.
It was a successful venture at the box office. Batti Gul Meter Chalu is a social satire and also stars Shraddha Kapoor and Yami Gautam in pivotal roles.
The film will hit the screens on September 21 and will clash with Abhishek Bachchan, Vicky Kaushal and Taapsee Pannu’s Manmarziyan at the box office. Post that he will start shooting for Arjun Reddy, which is the official remake of Telugu blockbuster of the same name.>