Fans of Queen can be a vreugdesprongetje: this autumn the film Bohemian Rhapsody, a biopic about Freddie Mercury of Queen. The official trailer contains already a medley of the best-known songs.
Bohemian Rhapsody shows the rapid rise of the band to the hand of their best-known songs, with the exceptional lifestyle of frontman Freddie Mercury and their performance at the legendary charity concert Live Aid.
The Us actor Rami Malek will play the major role in Bohemian rhapsody. Malek appeared in the Night at the museum films and is known from Mr. Robot.
The director was initially in the hands of Bryan Singer, including Valkyrie, directed. He was by Twentieth Century Fox, however, the avenue is outputted and replaced by Dexter Fletcher. Fletcher has an acting career behind it, with a starring role in Lock, stock and two smoking barrels by Guy Ritchie. His last work as a director was the light comedy Eddie the eagle, but he has experience: with the Proclaimers musical, Sunshine on Leith, he was already a critical success of a music film. The scenario is from the author of The theory of everything.
First would be Sacha Baron Cohen in the role of Freddie Mercury jr., but he declined because the remaining Queen members a larger role in the movie wanted than he had in mind.