The actor gave his measurements to the museum authorities three months back at a five star hotel in Mumbai. They also extensively photographed the actor to get the measurements correct. The actor's statue will not be bare chested as was being rumoured by many. The actor is said to have suggested the particular hair style on the wax figure
Salman will be joining Bollywood stars Amitabh Bachchan, Aishwarya Bachchan and Shahrukh Khan in the Bollywood gallery of the museum. There are reports that Salman's statue is being placed next to that of his one time ladylove Aishwarya to attract more visitors. It may be mentioned that Salman had initially declined the offer before talking it up on the request of his fans.