Mumbai (Maharashtra): Actor Deepika Padukone on Tuesday reacted to her husband Ranveer Singh receiving two wax figures at the iconic Madame Tussauds museum in London.
Ranveer, on Monday, took to Instagram and dropped a few pictures from the museum as he posed alongside his wax statues.
He also penned down a heartfelt note which reads, “Growing up, I was fascinated by old photos of my parents alongside some of the world’s most famous & prominent personalities, only to realize that they were wax figures at London’s famed Madame Tussauds. The allure of that mythical museum stayed with me, making it surreal to now have my very own wax figure there. Gratitude fills me as my figure stands amongst the most accomplished personalities in the world. An unforgettable moment, compelling me to reflect on the magical cinematic journey that has led me to this moment.”
Soon after he made the announcement, his friends, family members and fans swamped down the comment section and expressed their happiness and excitement.
Ranveer’s wife Deepika commented, “Now I get 3 of you!?!?, “followed by three heart eye emoticons.
Deepika’s sister Anisha Padukone wrote, “Apna time aa gaya,” followed by fire emoticon.
Apart from her, actor Tiger Shroff commented, “Wow lv u bro. mvp.”
Ranveer’s wax figure is seen in a colourful sherwani. Another wax figure shows the actor in a black suit with a white pattern and a bow.
In 2019, Ranveer’s wife, actor Deepika Padukone got a wax statue at Madame Tussauds London.
Meanwhile, on the film front, Ranveer is all set to surprise audience with his exciting line-up of is films next year.
He will be seen reprising his role of Simmba in Rohit Shetty’s cop drama ‘Singham Again’, which also stars his wife Deepika Padukone, actors Ajay Devgn, Akshay Kumar, Tiger Shroff and Kareena Kapoor Khan.
Ranveer will also headline Farhan Akhtar’s ‘Don 3’.While announcing the film, Farhan requested the audience to give the same love to Ranveer as they showered on previous Don installments.
“In 1978, a character created by Salim-Javed and portrayed by Amitabh Bachchan with effortless elan, captured the imagination of theatregoers across the country. That enigmatic character was Don. In 2006, Don was reimagined and brought to life by Shah Rukh Khan in his own irresistibly charming way,” he wrote.
“The time has now come to take the legacy of Don forward and joining us in this new interpretation will be an actor whose talent and versatility I have long admired. We hope that you will show him the love you have so graciously and generously shown to Mr Bachchan and Shah Rukh Khan,” the post further read.
‘Don 3’ will arrive in 2025.
Om Shanti Om
Earlier, Deepika Padukone celebrated the 16th anniversary of her debut film, ‘Om Shanti Om’. She took to Instagram stories on Thursday and captioned, “Gratitude.” She also reposted a series of nostalgic videos shared by her fan pages.
The third story is a compilation of Deepika’s 16 years in the Bollywood industry. ‘Om Shanti Om’ was directed by Farah Khan, and released in 2007. It’s a romantic drama with elements of comedy and fantasy. The film stars Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone in lead roles.
The story revolves around Om, a junior film artist in the 1970s, who is in love with a famous actress named Shantipriya. However, their love story takes a tragic turn. Om dies trying to save Shantipriya, and he is reincarnated to avenge their deaths. The film beautifully blends elements of romance, drama, and fantasy. Deepika played the role of Shantipriya, and her performance garnered a lot of attention, setting the stage for her successful career in the years to come.
The movie was a commercial success and received positive reviews.
Meanwhile, Deepika will also be seen in the sci-fi action film ‘Kalki 2898 AD’ opposite Prabhas and in director Siddharth Anand’s aerial action thriller film ‘Fighter’ opposite Hrithik Roshan. She also has ‘Singham Again’ in her kitty. (ANI)