Movie Trailer: Bohemian Rhapsody

Mr. Robot’s Rami Malek takes on the role of Freddie Mercury in the upcoming movie about the Queen frontman. ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’, which looks at the 15 year span between Queen’s formation and their famous Live Aid performance at Wembley in 1985.

A celebration of Queen, their music and their extraordinary lead singer Freddie Mercury, who defied stereotypes and shattered convention to become one of the most beloved entertainers on the planet.

The documentary film, directed by Bryan Singer, traces the rise of the band through their iconic songs and revolutionary sound, their near-implosion as Mercury’s lifestyle spirals out of control, and their triumphant reunion on the eve of Live Aid, where Mercury, facing a life-threatening illness, leads the band in one of the greatest performances in the history of rock music. In the process, cementing the legacy of a band that were always more like a family, and who continue to inspire outsiders, dreamers and music lovers to this day.

The movie is due to hit cinemas on October 24, with a premiere at Wembley Stadium Check out the trailer below:

lifestyle, artsBy Eddy Mason