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Shearer waxes lyrical

May 18th, 2011 | 4 Comments |

Alan Shearer waxwork
Shearer (right)
Former Newcastle United number 9 Alan Shearer is shocked that Madam Tussauds waxwork looks just like him.

Madame Tussauds’ sculptors have spent four months creating a carbon copy of Alan Shearer for their waxworks in Blackpool. The man himself went to unveil the waxwork and was suitably impressed, saying:

I think they’ve done such a great job its scary.

It’s weird looking at yourself and thinking how incredibly alike it is.

The figure is so realistic and accurate, the sculpting team have done an amazing job and I hope the public like it too.

They take a million different measurements of everything and then do the cast which takes a few hours but we did it all in a day in London. (more…)