Articles Tagged 'Madame Tussauds'

Benedict Cumberbatch’s waxwork

WATCH: The Making of the Wax Cumberbatch

Benedict Cumberbatch’s waxwork has been unveiled at London’s Madame Tussauds, allowing fans to get a little close to the Sherlock star, albeit a version of him that smells of candles. He appears dressed in a navy suit and staring imperiously out, as if trying to reduce a pack of paparazzi to dust with a single […]

Benedict Cumberbatch

Benedict Cumberbatch: “Hello, is it Me You’re Looking For?”

Don’t worry, despite appearance this photo is NOT proof that Benedict Cumberbatch likes to remake Lionel Richie videos in his spare time, casting himself in all the lead roles. He has recently been back to Madame Tussauds to check on the progress of his waxwork, and luckily someone was on hand to take pictures while he […]

Benedict Cumberbatch

Benedict Cumberbatch’s Waxwork Fitting: a Feast for the Eyes

There aren’t many people that can spend the run-up to their birthday having their eyeballs matched, but such is the increasingly surreal life of Benedict Cumberbatch. The Sherlock star has been visiting the London waxwork museum Madame Tussauds so that the sculptors and artists working on his first model can take vital measurements and get […]

Christian Bale’s waxwork at Madame Tussauds

Batmannequin: Christian Bale’s New Waxwork Is Unveiled

Waxworks are amazing, aren’t they? Especially in the modern era, when it’s possible to spend your entire day—every day—looking at new pictures and movies of your favorite famous person in the world, the idea that anyone would want to travel to a place to see (sort of) lifelike approximations of their heroes and heroines is […]


Adele’s New Waxwork Is Revealed!

It’s long been one of the establishing moments in a young star’s life, to have your first waxwork at Madame Tussauds in London. As we’ve discussed in previous posts, sometimes they get it right, sometimes they get it very, very wrong, but even a bad waxwork is better than no waxwork, or worse, having your […]

Emma Watson waxwork

Emma Watson And The Nine Scary Waxworks Of Doom

This week, a new waxwork of Emma Watson was revealed at the world famous Madame Tussaud’s in London. She looks, as a lot of waxworks do, not entirely unlike herself, but also not unlike someone else wearing an Emma Watson mask. Waxworks exist in that visual space robot designers call the uncanny valley: they’re too […]

Susan Boyle Honored with Madame Tussauds Wax Statue

Thanks to Madame Tussauds, the charm of Susan Boyle will now reach beyond her music. On Tuesday, (April 19), the Scottish chart-topping singer took part in the unveiling of her waxed likeness at the new Madame Tussauds location in Blackpool, England, The Press Association reports. It was constructed in just four months and cost just […]