Official Trailer for Queen's Biographical Film “Bohemian Rhapsody”
- 20th Century Fox has released the official trailer for upcoming British rock band Queen's biographical film “Bohemian Rhapsody”.
The film focuses on frontman Freddie Mercury's life, leading up to Queen's Live Aid performance in 1985.
Directed by Bryan Singer and Dexter Fletcher, starring Rami Malek, Lucy Boynton, Gwilym Lee, Ben Hardy, Joseph Mazzello, Aidan Gillen, Tom Hollander, Allen Leech, and Mike Myers.
Rami Malek plays as Freddie Mercury, in addition, Gwilym Lee as Brian May, Ben Hardy as Roger Taylor and Joseph Mazzello as John Deacon play in the film.
Principal photography began in London in September 2017 with Bryan Singer as director. But he was fired in December before complete the film. Dexter Fletcher took over and completed the film.
The film is scheduled for release in the United Kingdom on October 24 and in the United States on November 2, 2018.
Queen was formed in London 1970, consisting of Freddie Mercury (lead vocals, piano), Brian May (lead guitar, vocals), Roger Taylor (drums, vocals), and John Deacon (bass guitar).
The band has released fifteen albums, but the final album "Made in Heaven" was released in 1995 after Freddie Mercury died.
Freddie Mercury had been diagnosed with AIDS and had treated since 1987, although he kept his illness a secret from the public.
In June 1991, he announced retirement from Queen, then he died at his Kensington home on November 22, 1991.
He was at the age of 45.
"Bohemian Rhapsody" was written by Freddie Mercury, which appeared on the fourth album "A Night at the Opera" in 1975.
The song consists of several genres of music, including progressive rock/symphonic rock, hard rock, and progressive pop.
The band blended rock with classical music, and used many different elements of opera by using bombastic choruses, sarcastic recitative and distorted Italian operatic phraseology.
- source : Firstshowing