At one time, Sacha Baron Cohen was attached. But all of that has changed.
Rami Malek, the Emmy-winning star of Mr. Robot is set to play Queen’s Freddie Mercury in the long-awaited biopic. Even cooler, X-Men filmmaker Bryan Singer just might direct the project. The Theory of Everything screenwriter Anthony McCarten has already written the script. Even Queen’s own Roger Taylor and Brian May are attached as music producers.
We can’t wait to see this film! At first we were a little hesitant as Rami Malek as their choice to play the iconic Freddie Mercury: but then we pictured him with a mustache!
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