Rami Malek

Rami Malek to play Bond villain in franchise's 25th film next year

(Reuters) - Oscar winner Rami Malek will play the international villain who Daniel Craig's James Bond must battle in the British spy franchise's 25th film set for release next year, the producers announced on Thursday. Malek, 37, who drew critical acclaim for his portrayal of Queen front man...

Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 5:17pm

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

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

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 ‘Papillon’ based on Henri Charriere's book or the Steve McQueen film? Rami Malek and director Michael Noer talk us through it

Charlie Hunnam and Rami Malek’s Papillon could have taken inspiration from either two sources. For most people, just hearing the word “Papillon” instantly makes them think of the 1973 prison drama starring Steve McQueen and Dustin Hoffman. That film was written by and based on...

Thursday, August 23, 2018 - 4:59pm

Why is there a remake of ‘Papillon’? Rami Malek and director Michael Noer talk us through their version of Henri Charriere's story

Papillon, the 1973 adaptation of Henri Charriere’s best-selling autobiography of his 14-year incarceration and stunning escape from a French penal colony of French Guiana, is rightfully regarded as a movie masterpiece. It was scored, written and directed by the Oscar-winning talents of Jerry...

Monday, August 20, 2018 - 4:39pm

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