Rami Malek looks eerily like Queen frontman Freddie Mercury in a first-look photo released Tuesday for the 2018 biopic “Bohemian Rhapsody.”
The Bryan Singer-directed film features the band’s years leading up to its iconic performance at Live Aid, IMDB notes. The movie is scheduled for a Christmas Day release next year.
Mercury died at age 45 of complications from AIDS. He would have turned 71 on Tuesday.
Our first look at Bryan Singer's Queen biopic "Bohemian Rhapsody" is here: https://t.co/0NZQMab60N
Left: Rami Malek
Right: Freddie Mercury pic.twitter.com/9iJYYBSdpP
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