“We will, we will rock you,” and 20th Century Fox will rock us indeed with its upcoming biographical drama. Bohemian Rhapsody is about the iconic rock band Queen, and their legendary lead singer Freddie Mercury, who is played by American actor Rami Malek.
The late Mercury defied stereotypes and shattered convention to become one of the most beloved entertainers in the world. The film follows the rise of the band through their iconic songs and revolutionary sound. They reach unparalleled success, but in an unexpected turn Freddie, surrounded by dark influences, leaves Queen in pursuit of his solo career.
Having suffered greatly without the collaboration of Queen, Mercury manages to reunite with his bandmates just in time for Live Aid. Despite being diagnosed with Aids, Mercury leads the band in one of the greatest performances in the history of rock music. Queen cement a legacy that continues to inspire dreamers and music lovers.
The movie is a foot-stomping celebration of Queen, their music and the extraordinary Mercury. It is scheduled for release on November 1.