Beyonce wax figure touched up after fans say it’s too white

  • Get News Alerts


A wax figure of Beyonce at Madame Tussauds in New York has been given a makeover after fans of the megastar said the figure was too white.

The wax Beyonce sported wavy blond hair and appeared to be thinner and lighter-skinned than the “Lemonade” singer in real life.

Fans complained on Twitter that the figure looked more like Lindsay Lohan or Shakira than Beyonce.

The New York Times reported that the figure was off the floor Thursday.

Madame Tussauds said in a statement Friday that the wax Beyonce was back on display after adjustments to “the styling and lighting of her figure.”

A spokeswoman for the museum declined to specify what changes were made.

A representative for Beyonce did not return an email seeking comment.

Comments

More News

  • Harvey Weinstein offered Rose McGowan USD 1M to keep quiet

    Harvey Weinstein offered Rose McGowan USD 1M to keep quiet Actor Rose McGowan says she was offered USD 1 million to sign a nondisclosure agreement to prevent her from speaking out against disgraced producer Harvey Weinstein.

  • Asin Thottumkal and Rahul Sharma blessed with a baby girl

    Asin Thottumkal and Rahul Sharma blessed with a baby girl Actor Asin Thottumkal and husband Rahul Sharma on Tuesday welcomed their first child — a baby girl. The “Ghajini” star and Sharma, co-founder of tech company Micromax, confirmed the news in a statement.

  • Harry Styles groped on stage

    Harry Styles groped on stage Harry Styles was inappropriately touched while he was performing at Hollywood Bowl's charity event. The 23-year-old singer got groped when he got close to the audience members rooting for him at the 'We Can Survive' show, an all-star benefit concert for breast cancer awareness.

  • Album 'Kukur ani ma' released

    Album 'Kukur ani ma' released Singer Prabin Bajracharya is coming up with a musical album, ‘Kukur ani Ma.’ The album comprises seven songs written by various lyricists. The album includes the song ‘Hey Manav’ which is the first song about the dog in Nepal, depicting the pathetic condition of several street dogs.

  • Weinstein to remain in rehab at least till next month

    Weinstein to remain in rehab at least till next month Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein will stay in a rehabilitation center at least till the next month amid the sexual harassment scandal. The media mogul's spokesperson told People magazine that he will continue to be under treatment at the facility, despite his constant insistence to be shifted to a five-star hotel.

Opinion

  • Amendment of Education Act: A betrayal to capable candidates Amendment of Education Act: A betrayal to capable candidates

    Not all, but many of the temporary teachers who have been wishing to become permanent, no doubt, appointed on the basis of their political ideologies. They couldn't succeed in the examinations despite repeated attempts. They carried the bags of those parties during their teaching career.

    Manoj Sapkota

  • The Doklam dilemma The Doklam dilemma

    Being a buffer state between the two giant neighbors, Nepal should conduct its foreign policy vis-à-vis China and India in a very sensitive manner. Nepal has always maintained that it would not allow its soil to be used against any neighbor. At the same time, Nepal should make sure that its own national interests are never compromised.

    Gaurab Shumsher Thapa

Blog

  • To dogs, with love To dogs, with love

    Many find talking about basic animal rights stupid when no basic rights of people are guaranteed. However, there are still few people who are aware how humane behavior has turned toward cruelty and indifference which can be vividly seen through the way street dogs and other animals are abused around us.

    Sujita Shrestha

  • Unanswered questions on recent leftist alliance Unanswered questions on recent leftist alliance

    Although they seem to be very much communist while in opposition, whether about the 'Indian semi-colonial status' in Nepal or American hegemony, this has never been evident while they actually come into power and rule Nepal.

    Dr Chandra Sharma Poudyal

Readers Column

  • What we need to learn from Thailand?

    Thailand is a developing country. But it seemed like a developed country at first sight. It is hard to believe that Thailand is a developing country. There are big buildings, and clean and broad roads. The city is clean with no trace of pollution.

  • Traffic Police in Kathmandu

    As busy and hassling as the traffic system in Kathmandu is, the Traffic Police here have to handle an equally strenuous job. Over 1,400 traffic officers in and around the Kathmandu Valley battle against the pestering traffic and air pollution each day.

Popular

Recommended

Suchanapati