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IN PICTURES | Diljit Dosanjh Becomes The First Turbaned Star To Be Featured At Madame Tussauds, Unveils His Wax Statue

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Diljit Dosanjh unveils his wax statue at Madame Tussauds, New Delhi. Check out the pictures -

Written By Chetna Kapoor | Mumbai | Updated On:

'Udta Punjab' actor Diljit Dosanjh’s unveiled his wax statue at Madame Tussauds Delhi, located in the iconic Regal Building at Connaught Place, on Thursday.

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The actor posted pictures posing with the wax statue. Wearing a tux, Dosanjh looked dapper at the event. Diljit’s figure is of importance in the Madame Tussauds history as he is the first turbaned figure. The artiste joined a host of other national and international celebrities at the attraction including Virat Kohli, David Beckham and Sachin Tendulkar.

Diljit posted the picture captioning it as, "Aukaat Ghat Te Kirpa Zyada 🙏🏽🙏🏽 Dosanjh Kalan Ton @madametussauds@madametussaudsdelhi 🙏🏽 Wah Maalka Terian Tu Jaaney 🙏🏽 LOVE MY FANS 🤗🤗" [sic]

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The Sikh singer-actor has found popularity in Indian showbiz with his versatile roles in films like 'Udta Punjab', 'Phillauri' and 'Soorma'. 

“An actor is more than his ethnicity and his religion. A filmmaker, a director has to be convinced and should be able to envision someone in a role, regardless of Sikh or not Sikh, if the filmmaker feels you suit the role, then that’s perfect,” Diljit had earlier told PTI.


On the work front, he will be seen in the film 'Good News' along with other popular celebrities in the likes of Akshay Kumar, Kareena Kapoor Khan and Kiara Advani. 

Diljit also appeared on Karan Johar's chat show 'Koffee with Karan' and took away the Best Debut Male trophy along with the hamper for rapid fire. Infact, Diljit and Badshah's episode also won the 'Best Episode' award. 

Apart from being an actor, he is also a singer who made his debut with the famous album 'Ishq Da Uda Adaa' and is known for many chartbusters such as 'Pagg  Wala Munda', ' Ikk Kudi' and 'Desi Daru'.

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