Lookalikes

  • Mumbai's own 'Modi from Malad' basks in reflected glory April 12, 2014

    At first glance, it is difficult to spot the difference, what with "supporters" jostling to have a snap taken with the "BJP's prime ministerial candidate". However, a closer look reveals it is not Narendra Modi but his lookalike Vikas Mahante, who is having a hectic schedule during the ongoing poll campaign,...
  • Watch: Modi lookalike on campaign trail in Varanasi March 18, 2014

    If you are a resident of Varanasi and you suspect you saw Narendra Modi on the street, be informed the Gujarat Chief Minister has not yet shifted base. You are looking at one of the Modi lookalikes who has taken it upon himself to campaign for the BJP's PM candidate...
  • Can you spot the real Madonna from her lookalike? August 21, 2012

    Gurgaon: Singer Melissa Totten is enjoying being pop diva Madonna's lookalike, as it gives her the chance to travel across the globe. "It (resemblance) has been an amazing fluke in my life. It has helped me to travel around the world, entertain people, make them smile. What a dream! I...
  • Manmohan Singh at Hazare's fast? May 18, 2011

    New Delhi: 62-year-old Gurmeet Singh walked into the venue of Anna Hazare's fast-unto-death protest around noon only to create a flutter among activists and supporters who, for a moment, thought he was Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. Gurmeet, who is a lookalike of the Prime Minister, joined the protest saying the fight...
  • Aishwarya lookalike on 'Bigg Boss 4' August 4, 2010

    Remember Sneha Ullal (Lucky, No Time for Love)? The actress whose claim to fame is being Aishwarya Rai’s lookalike? After failing to make a mark in B-town, Sneha did a handful of films down south. But her second attempt at fame might happen in the new Bigg Boss house. There’s...
  • 200 sets of twins in Kerala village leave docs dizzy August 5, 2009

    Kodinji: Walk around Kodinji village in Kerala and you'd be forgiven for thinking you have double vision as this community is known as "twin village." The remote village is home to more than 204 sets of twins but doctors are baffled over why this community of 2,000 families has had...
  • Watch: Meet US prez Obama's lookalike July 10, 2009

    President Obama has a lookalike. Felix - a young Ghanaian student who is eagerly awaiting the arrival of the American President. Obama is set to reach Ghana on an official visit after the G8 Summit later on Friday. ...
  • Obama impersonator huge hit on Youtube April 5, 2009

    Washington: The act of impersonation is what can keep you afloat in these recessionary times. And one lucky man is making the most of being an Obama look alike. Iman Crosson, a 27-year-old man has become a You-Tube sensation for his music videos, impersonating the President of United States. CNN’s...
  • PM's lookalike walks into AIIMS to wish him well January 25, 2009

    New Delhi: The waiting media as well as the security personnel posted at AIIMS, where Prime Minister Manmohan Singh underwent a by-pass surgery, were taken by surprise on Saturday when his lookalike walked in, dressed in the same manner as the PM himself. Gurmeet Singh, a resident of Jungpura, walked into...
  • Obama lookalike shoots to fame in Indonesia January 18, 2009

    Jakarta: Indonesian photographer Ilham Anas won't be at US President Barack Obama's inauguration on Tuesday. Instead he'll be starring as an Obama look-alike on Indonesian TV. Anas, 34, who from some angles bears a resemblance to the new US president, shot to fame in Jakarta after Obama, 47, won...
  • Bond look-alikes get as many babes as the real ones October 14, 2008

    London: While James Bond actors have girls drooling over them, three women, whose husbands are the exact replica of the real agents, have revealed that their partners get just as much attention. The three men, who have ditto looks like the 007 agents, enjoy the same adoring attention as...
  • Osama patrols Colombian streets to ensure peace January 31, 2008

    Bogota (Colombia): On the streets of Bogota, Osama bin Laden, or at least his lookalike, has a new mission — to deter crime. Fernando Aguirre patrols the streets of Santa Fe, one of Bogota's most dangerous neighbourhoods, dressed as the al-Qaeda leader and even claims to be his son. Ever since September...
  • Clones cash in on Brand Rajini June 20, 2007

    Chennai: The Rajini craze hit Chinni Jayanth early in life. He grew up watching the superstar’s stunts on and off screen and started his career as a Rajinikanth mimic. Soon, his imitation of the movie legend caught the imagination of the advertising world, and with the original virtually refusing to...
  • Sachin, Viru clones' cup of woes April 5, 2007

    Mumbai: India's exit from the Cricket World Cup race has not only affected the country but also the lookalikes of India's famous players. India's performance may not have affected anyone as personally as it has affected Balbir Chand, the Sachin Tendulkar lookalike who has never had it this bad. India's...