Bohemian Rhapsody

Is Bohemian Rhapsody on Netflix?

Rami Malek's performance as Freddy Mercury in the Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody will certainly go down as being a more than a suitable tip of the cap to the legendary performer. The wildly popular film took viewers inside the — slightly historically inaccurate — rise to fame of the genre-shifting...

Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 10:28pm

Was John Deacon involved in Bohemian Rhapsody?

Despite being in development for nearly a decade, an avalanche of production issues when filming actually started, distinctly average reviews and criticisms about its depiction of Freddie Mercury, Bohemian Rhapsody has proven to be a cultural phenomenon.  Not only has it taken in over $740...

Wednesday, January 9, 2019 - 6:29pm

How did Rami Malek turn into Freddie Mercury? Bohemian Rhapsody’s make-up and hair designer talks us through it

Bohemian Rhapsody has proven to be a box office smash beyond the wildest dreams of Rami Malek, producer Graham King, directors Bryan Singer and Dexter Fletcher, and anyone else involved in the Queen biopic. Not only has it already taken in over $714 million worldwide, but it continues to thrive...

Friday, January 4, 2019 - 12:35am

PHOTOS: A look back at Queen performing in the 1970s and 1980s

Bohemian Rhapsody hit the theaters on November and collected $50 million in box office sales in the United States and $141.7 million globally over the weekend, according to CNN. The Queen biopic follows the story of the British band and lead vocalist Freddie Mercury, who is played by Rami Malek....

Monday, November 5, 2018 - 5:48pm

How ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ created its audacious and uplifting Live Aid ending

Bohemian Rhapsody’s conclusion is truly rousing, as the band’s incredible efforts at Live Aid, which is regarded as one of the finest musical performances of all time, are meticulously recreated. The result perfectly showcases what made Freddie Mercury such an outstanding frontman, why...

Friday, November 2, 2018 - 5:26am

What happened to Paul Prenter after ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’?

WARNING: There are huge SPOILERS ahead for Bohemian Rhapsody.  So, if you’re yet to see the Queen and Freddie Mercury biopic, you should bookmark this article, watch the film, and then return to read what happened to Paul Prenter after the film.  After watching “Bohemian...

Friday, November 2, 2018 - 5:14am

Did Paul Prenter really split up Queen? Here’s what ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’s’ Allan Leech told us

WARNING: There are SPOILERS ahead for Bohemian Rhapsody.  So if you haven’t seen the Queen and Freddie Mercury biopic then you should bookmark this article, watch the film, before returning to read what Allen Leech, who plays Paul Prenter in the film, had to say about the depiction of...

Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 11:31pm

How 'Bohemian Rhapsody’s' cast reacted to Bryan Singer being fired

Bryan Singer being fired as the director of Bohemian Rhapsody sent a shockwave through Hollywood. Not only was Singer the second director to be fired from a mainstream movie in recent memory, as Phil Lord and Christopher Miller were booted off "Solo: A Star Wars Story" six months earlier...

Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 11:48am

'Bohemian Rhapsody’s' cast respond to the criticism of the biopic

Bohemian Rhapsody’s Gwilym Lee and Allen Leech have responded to the criticism of the biopic, which has been admonished by critics for the amount of artistic license taken with the life of Freddie Mercury.  When I asked Leech, who plays Mercury's manager Paul Prenter in the film,...

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 7:05pm

Is Rami Malek singing in ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’? Did the cast play their instruments? Here’s what we know

While the look, style and flair of Bohemian Rhapsody is obviously going to play a huge part in the success of the film, the Queen biopic was only ever going to connect with an audience if the music and songs of the beloved band were pitch perfect.  But how did the film’s cast and crew...

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 6:40pm

Rami Malek, Bohemian Rhapsody stars rock out in Boston

Rami Malek, Gwilym Lee and Joseph Mazzello brought the magic of Queen to Boston on Monday night. Prior to joining area college students for a Q&A session following a special screening of Bohemian Rhapsody at the AMC Loews Boston Common, the actors got a chance to rock out on the red...

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 4:22pm

Is Rami Malek singing in ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’? Here’s what he told us

Freddie Mercury is rightfully regarded as one of the best singers and most iconic frontmen in music history. So, obviously, if “Bohemian Rhapsody,” the upcoming biopic of the Queen vocalist, is to have any kind of critical or financial success then those involved have to make sure that...

Monday, August 20, 2018 - 4:05pm

Dexter Fletcher talks replacing Bryan Singer as ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ director

Dexter Fletcher has opened up about replacing Bryan Singer as the director of Bohemian Rhapsody, insisting that he came in and “just finished it up, really.”   I spoke to Fletcher over the phone on Thursday about his leading role in “Terminal,” during which time he...

Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 5:20pm