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Weekend Box Office: ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Soars to $50M Launch

Fox's Music Biopic

20th Century Fox’s Bohemian Rhapsody is a box-office champion, soaring past expectations to become the second-best opening for a music biopic ever, behind 2015’s Straight Outta Compton ($60.2 million). Starring Rami Malek as iconic front man Freddie Mercury, the film earned $50 million in its first three days.

‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Official Trailer: Rami Malek is Queen’s Freddie Mercury

20th Century Fox’s Musical Drama

20th Century Fox has released the first full-length trailer for the upcoming musical drama Bohemian Rhapsody, which stars Rami Malek as notable Queen frontman Freddie Mercury who died from AIDS-related causes in 1991.

Directed by X-Men regular Bryan Singer (who was fired during production and replaced with actor-turned-director Dexter Fletcher, but who will retain the final credited director) and written by The Theory of Everything Oscar nominee Anthony McCarten,

First Trailer for Queen Film ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’

Fox’s Queen Biopic

20th Century Fox has debuted the first Bohemian Rhapsody trailer featuring “Mr Robot”‘s Rami Malek as the iconic lead singer Freddie Mercury.

The long-in-development film about the famous 80’s rock band Queen is directed by Dexter Fletcher (Eddie the Eagle).

‘Bohemian Rhapsody’: Baby Face to Replace Bryan Singer

Bohemian Rhapsody

Dexter Fletcher, a former child actor who made his debut in 1976’s Bugsy Malone, has replaced the fired Bryan Singer on the Freddie Mercury movie, titled Bohemian Rhapsody. The project is set up at 20th Century Fox.

Fletcher, who last directed Eddie the Eagle, which Fox distributed, will see the film through its last few weeks of shooting and will then oversee post-production.

‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ First Look: Rami Malek as Freddie Mercury

First-Look Photo

The first look at Rami Malek as Freddie Mercury in the upcoming Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody was unveiled by Entertainment Weekly.

The film which chronicles the famously flamboyant musician’s life from 1970 to 1985 marks a return to drama for Bryan Singer after years spent with the X-Men franchise.

Rami Malek to Play Freddie Mercury in Long-Gestating Queen Biopic

Rami Malek As Freddie Mercury

According to Deadline Hollywood, Emmy winner and “Mr. Robot” star Rami Malek has signed on to play the iconic Queen front man in the long-gestating Freddie Mercury biopic Bohemian Rhapsody, potentially directed by X-Men franchise helmer Bryan Singer.