02 October 2018: Chinese superstar Yang Mi recorded a special video to announce the arrival of her new figure at Madame Tussauds London. The figure joins fellow A Listers, such as Benedict Cumberbatch, Eddie Redmayne, and Angelina Jolie, as the world famous attraction celebrates Golden Week.
With a following of over 70 million on social media, Yang Mi is one of China’s most popular actresses and singers. Known for her roles in Three Lives, Three Worlds, Ten Miles of Peach Blossom, Palace and Gu jian qi tan, the Michael Kors ambassador has also won numerous music awards, including CCTV-MTV Music Awards’ Most Popular Female Singer and Beijing Pop Music Awards’ Most Popular Female New Singer.
Yang Mi joins Madame Tussauds London as the Golden Week holiday season begins in her home country, China. Sharing the video announcement to the attraction’s We Chat followers, Yang Mi said: “I am very glad to be the first Chinese celebrity to join Madame Tussauds London. Come to Madame Tussauds London during National Day! Be there, or be square!”
Steve Davies, General Manager at Madame Tussauds London, said: “Yang Mi is a hugely successful actress and singer, with countless awards and accolades under her belt. With that in mind, we couldn’t be more excited to welcome both her figure and her ever-growing fanbase into Madame Tussauds London for the chance to ‘meet’ their idol and celebrate Golden Week.”