Madame Tussauds Bangkok unveils the wax figure of “Lady Gaga”
“Madame Tussauds Bangkok”, the world’s most popular wax attraction and the first one in Southeast Asia, wowed the fan club of the world’s famous superstar by unveiling the figure of “Lady Gaga” with a true fan of the superstar, “Tukky”, performing at her best to compete with the international icon in front of the numbers of Lady Gaga’s fans at Madame Tussauds Bangkok, 6th floor, Siam Discovery on Tuesday July 12th, 2011
“Lady Gaga” is the world’s famous superstar and icon whose original name is “Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta”. She is an American pop star with Italian linage, who, apart from being a talented singer and entertainer, is a great song writer. However, the character that helps her to become the world’s superstar of the decade is her bravery to get wild and innovation to dress and perform. She is currently crowned the world’s goddess of fashion.
Gaga’s stage name is inspired by Queen’s song “Radio Ga Ga” who she lists among her idols as well as David Bowie, Michael Jackson and Donatella Versace. The popularity of the hot superstar is guaranteed with the world record as the first artist in the world who has 5 singles in 1 album to climb up the chart resulting in the nomination for 6 Grammy Awards. Most recently, her fame has caught the eyes of Forbes Magazine who entitles her as the World’s most influential person in the year 2011 judging from revenue and almost 100 million online fans of hers.
The hot trend of the female superstar has spread across the world. On December 9TH, 2010 with 8 Madame Tussauds attractions including London, Hollywood, Hong Kong, Berlin, Las Vegas, New York, Shanghai, and Amsterdam which prepared the launch of “Lady Gaga”. Each of the 8 attractions represented “Lady Gaga”, the fashion goddess in different look and each attraction kept the look of the figure as a top secret to be revealed during the launch as well as the one at Madame Tussauds Bangkok.
During the launch event of “Lady Gaga” wax figure, “Tukky Chingroi” (Sudarat Butphrom), a true fan who admires the international superstar and regards her as an idol, dressed up in the style of “Lady Gaga” from head to toes and performed her “Wild” steps in “Gaga” style to attract cheers and applauds from the crowds before revealing her impressions with “Kalamaer - Patcharasri Benjamas” that “When I realized that there will be Lady Gaga figure displaying at the madame tussauds bangkok, I was so excited. I wanted to know how much the figure looks like the real Lady Gaga. I can tell you that I am very impressed with the figure. It makes me feel like I am actually being with the real Lady gaga. That is why I put all my efforts into today’s performance”. The event also includes the introduction of “Thailand’s Lady Gaga”, the winner of photos in Lady Gaga costume with the most similar pose “Lady Gaga”. Finally, the highlight of the event, “Lady Gaga” wax figure was unveiled for the first time in Thailand in the A List Party zone in a purple bodysuit from Giorgio Armani decorated with the latest crystal collection from Swarovski especially designed for the Monster Ball concert tour.
Special!! To celebrate the launch of the figure of the world’s pop star “Lady Gaga”, Madame Tussauds Bangkok has arranged a special promotion of 10% off the ticket price when customers present a Lady Gaga’s CD cover. The special offer is valid from July 12th to August 12th, 2011 at Madame Tussauds Bangkok, 6th floor, Siam Discovery.