The actors in the biographical film, “Bohemian Rhapsody” wore outfits that long ago, were worn by the real band members of Queen. Queen guitarist Brian May has some of his best outfits donated to the productieploeg, reports the music magazine NME.
It was costume designer Julian Day, who took the initiative to Brian May to ask for the clothes. “Brian walked on set and I was considering to give him the clothes that I have for the film have been designed. My assistant has convinced me,” said Day during a vragenpanel at the BAFTA’s. After a few remarks invited Brian May to the costume designer at his home and he showed him some unique Queen-outfits from the 70s and 80s. “I had a number of costumes to borrow,” said Julian Day.
The film “Bohemian Rhapsody” became a box office hit, with worldwide revenue of nearly 850 million U.s. dollars. The biopic is in 13 countries, the most successful film of last year was released.