Since life is a cruel and meaningless expanse of brutal, random happenstance, it was announced today that classic rockers Queen will launch a new tour… with American Idol runner-up Adam Lambert replacing Freddie Mercury, one of the greatest rock ‘n roll frontmen of all time. Somehow, this is a thing. That’s right, remaining Queen members [...]
“Queen” is launching an arena tour—sort of. As almost anyone knows, the band’s true frontman, Freddie Mercury, died in 1991. For this tour, as first reported two years ago, he’ll be replaced by American Idol runner up Adam Lambert, which… yeah. Show More Summary
This is the real life, this is not fantasy: Adam Lambert will join and the surviving members of Queen for their upcoming summer arena tour. The band broke the news Thursday on Twitter. See also: Freddie Mercury Returns — as an Optical...Show More Summary
The work week isn't over yet. Thank goodness for Paul Rudd and his amazing lip-synching skills. Tina Turner and Freddie Mercury would be proud. Featured Image: read more
A new bit on The Tonight Show in which Jimmy Fallon goes up against guests in a battle for lip-syncing supremacy. Jimmy is entertaining doing Foreigner, but Paul Rudd totally kills it with his Tina Turner and Freddie Mercury.
Paul Rudd's hilarious interpretations of Tina Turner and Freddie Mercury definitely put him on top over Jimmy Fallon in a lip-sync battle on The Tonight Show. Check it out, AFTER THE JUMP...
As you may know, Freddie Mercury has been dead since November 1991, and, as such, activity with Queen has been kind of slow lately. There was a brief time where Brian May and Roger Taylor reformed with Paul Rodgers of Free, but the results left much to be desired. Show More Summary
In addition to not playing Freddie Mercury and making a movie about lesbians, Variety reports that Sacha Baron Cohen is also in early talks to join Through The Looking Glass, the previously announced sequel to Disney’s Alice In Wonderland. Show More Summary
Some words from Freddie Mercury seem strangely appropriate at this point: Another one bites the dust. Arizona Cardinals defensive coordinator Todd Bowles informed the Cleveland Browns Tuesday that he was removing his name from consideration to be the team's head coach. Show More Summary
If Jesus and Santa can be white, why not Freddie Mercury?
The following article is provided by Rolling Stone. By David Browne When Freddie Mercury sang "we will rock you" in 1977, even he probably wouldn't have imagined that the rocking would continue into the 21st century. Mercury died in 1991, yet the industry of Queen continues. Show More Summary
Credit: Facebook Brian May is one busy rock god. He’s still helping guide the upcoming Freddie Mercury biopic, and he’s also compiling a new Queen rarities LP (which will feature collaborative tracks between Mercury and…Michael Jackson). Show More Summary
Adam Lambert fans may have another Queen collaboration to look forward to in 2014. Lambert filled in for the late Freddie Mercury as Queen’s singer in 2011, and that led to a string of overseas live dates in 2012 and a performance this year at the iHeartRadio festival in Las Vegas in September. But what was... More »
This week we’ve got tributes to the dearly departed, gun violence statistics, Freddie Mercury biopic news, and more. Let’s get right to it. Although this was posted last Friday, it was past my deadline: TK at Pajiba has a beautiful, moving post on Nelson Mandela, and what it was like to have spent his early childhood […]
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Over the summer it was announced that Sacha Baron Cohen would not, as long reported, be playing Queen frontman Freddie Mercury, after the surviving band members became concerned that the Borat star wouldn’t properly convey a dignity befitting the man who dressed up in bondage gear to sing about girls with thick, fat asses. Show More Summary
The Freddie Mercury biopic is finally coming to fruition, it just might not be the one we initially expected. Under development for years with the likes of Sacha Baron Cohen attached, the film came to a halt with Cohen and the remaining members of Queen couldn’t agree on creative terms. Show More Summary
After hearing in October that Skyfall and Cloud Atlas star Ben Whishaw was the hopeful to take the lead role in a biopic about Queen frontman Freddie Mercury, it's official. Deadline has word that Whishaw has signed on to play the lead...Show More Summary
Ben Whishaw scores the lead in the Freddie Mercury biopic - Moviefone There's a Jack Reacher sequel in the works - Vulture Why so many onstage tantrums this year? - HuffPost Entertainment Weird ways stuff in movies created the modern...Show More Summary
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