Tag: Queen

Bohemian Rhapsody Director Announced

Following the firing of Bryan Singer from the Queen biopic, a new director has been announced. Singer was fired from the project Monday following an escalating clash between the director and star Rami Malek and reported absences from the set. Singer released a statement on his termination: “I wanted nothing more than to be able to finish this project and help honor…

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Bryan Singer Fired From Queen Biopic

The coming Queen Biopic Bohemian Rhapsody has lost it’s director. 20th Century Fox said in a statement: “Bryan Singer is no longer the director of Bohemian Rhapsody.”   The firing of Singer allegedly came as a result of conflict between Singer and actor Rami Malek.  Production on the film had been shut down on Dec. 1 due to Singer’s “unexpected unavailability.” Singer …

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Bohemian Rhapsody Film Headed to Pre-production

The official Queen website has announced the coming film Bohemian Rhapsody has moved into pre-production with principal photography in and around London slated for the fall. The film stars Rami Malek in the role of Freddie Mercury. Queen band members Roger Taylor and Brian May said of Malek: “Malek as the strutting, operatically-voiced Mercury is “utterly dedicated to the project. He’s completely…

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