Who Is This?

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The caption of this Getty image reads: “07 January 2020, Berlin: Wax figure of the singer Nicki Minaj is inaugurated at Madame Tussauds Berlin.” Disagree. That is not Nicki Minaj. Another Tussauds fail. Classic.

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Here is German actor Evelyn Burdecki, previously known (according to Google) for: Ninja Warrior Germany (2016), Genial daneben - Das Quiz (2018) and Ich bin ein Star - Holt mich hier raus! (2004). And going forward she’ll be known as the German actor who touched the wax ass of not-Nicki Minaj.

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Maybe you will find it interesting that a waxen Nicki was unveiled in Las Vegas in 2015 and it seems that was a slightly more accurate representation of the star. Maybe it’s just the angle. Here’s another of the more recent rendering:

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Nope, still not Nicki.

Some Pig. Terrific. Radiant. Humble.

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DISCUSSION

I thought it was Jessica Biel trying to play an Asian woman.

Has Madame Tussaud really gone downhill? I used to work in NYC quite a few years ago, and would have to pass the museum on my way to the office. Seems like the ones in the window were quite well done - I recall Samuel L. Jackson looking so lifelike that I’d almost do a double-take.