At the 1992 Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert, my grandmother, Elizabeth Taylor, gave some simple and on-point sexual advice: "Straight sex, gay sex, bisexual sex: use a condom -- whoever you are." It might seem a bit unusual to hear your grandma reminding you (and a packed stadium) that if you're getting laid, use a condom. Show More Summary
As an '80s fan, you are required to love, adhore and honor the greatness that is Under Pressure by Freddie Mercury and David Bowie. But your love is about to reach new heights. Make'N Music RELATED ►POST PROFILESHARE ►
Having cemented his legacy as one of rocks greatest showman, has it been long enough to ask how Queen's legendary frontman is now remembered by a community once felt abandoned? read more
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avital posted the photo this rather brilliant costumed fellow hanging out in the subway. He's not just a Sailor Scout; he's Sailor Freddie Mercury. Read more...
In 2007 we heard that Sacha Baron Cohen was set to play Freddie Mercury and he had taken the excellent writer Peter Morgan on board to deliver the script. However that changed come July of this year as Cohen pulled out of the project apparently concerned he couldn't get the full version of Mercury to the big screen. Show More Summary
LONDON (Reuters) - A man singing about wanting to be another man's wife, pampering his children and cooking him dinner isn't all that unusual in this age of same-sex marriage and advancing gay rights.
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Legendary Queen guitarist Brian May is putting the finishing touches on a handful of duets Michael Jackson recorded with Freddie Mercury in 1983, according to Queen’s drummer. In an interview with Classic Rock magazine, Roger Taylor said May has been prepping the long-shelved duets after coming to an agreement with Jackson’s estate on how to... More »
Of all the many British comedians to have come out in the past couple years, Sacha Baron Cohen is probably my favourite, and, since 2010, he’s been attached to a biography of Queen’s frontman Freddie Mercury. However, recently, he pulled...Show More Summary
TIM COOK Is a bad lead singer. The Doors could never replace Jim Morrison and Queen could never find a singer to step in for Freddie Mercury. Talent and skill are important, but never forget charisma, that indefinable element that draws us to you. Not only did Jobs know the product presentations were a show, […]
Sacha Baron Cohen left the project this summer after a dispute with the band. Guitarist Brian May thought Cohen's presence would be too distracting. [...]
Display Title: The Once and Future Queen? Short Teaser Title: The Once and Future Queen? Band Members Want Ben Whishaw Will the out gay actor get a chance to play the rock legend? read more
No, it's not the monarchy that wants Skyfall and Cloud Atlas star Ben Whishaw to take the lead role in a gestating biopic about singer Freddie Mercury, but the band Queen hopes the actor will play their frontman following Sacha Baron Cohen's exit from the film. Show More Summary
Anyone tracking the upcoming biopic about Queen singer Freddie Mercury's life is probably tired of parsing hints at this point -- but here's another. Queen guitarist Brian May told The Huffington Post that a director for the movie has...Show More Summary
Sacha Baron Cohen dropped out of the long-gestating Freddie Mercury biopic this summer when he and the remaining members of Queen couldn’t come to an agreement over the film’s tone. The role has remained unfilled since then, but drummer Roger Taylor has now revealed that they already have someone in mind: Ben Whishaw. More details [...]
Last month, we learned that the upcoming Freddie Mercury biopic (starring comedian Sacha Baron Cohen) had likely been axed due to creative differences between Baron Cohen and the living members of Queen, who are overseeing the project. Show More Summary
American audiences might recognize British actor Ben Whishaw as the impulsive romantic Robert Frobisher of Cloud Atlas or as Q from the James Bond thriller Skyfall, but to the members of Queen, he might just be the perfect performer to play Freddie Mercury. Show More Summary
Display Title: 3 Reasons Why Dominic Cooper Should Play Freddie Mercury It all starts with that 'stache (and keeps going on from there) read more