After many years of creative differences and public speculation, the highly anticipated movie about Queen is finally in the works! It’s still in it’s early stages of production, but here are a few things we know so far:
- Rami Malek (Mr. Robot) was cast as Freddie Mercury and has since been preparing for the incredible and daunting role that he will be taking on.
- Brian May and Roger Taylor are active in the film’s production and it is being directed by Ryan Singer (X-Men, House)
- The film will follow the band in the years leading up to their legendary appearance and performance at Live Aid in 1985.
Bohemian Rhapsody is expected to be released in December of 2018
Rami Malek talks about the role: