Bohemian Rhapsody features in July 2018 edition of Empire Magazine:
July 2018 p30
DON’T STOP ME NOW
After a turbulent journey to screen, could Bohemian Rhapsody be the definitive take on Freddie Mercury?
Graham King spoke to Empire from LA on 23 May during the final stages of post-production
“THERE’S NOTHING SIMPLE about this movie, my friend,” laughs Graham King. The producer has been working on the Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody for a decade. Now, though, the film is done – and King sounds very relieved. “Ten years of obstacles and different kinds of hurdles,” he says…
… Malek absolutely inhabits the star, says King. “He is Freddie. To take on that kind of iconic role was unbelievably nerve-racking for him. But I don’t think anyone’s going to have an issue with Rami’s performance. It’s amazing, what he did.” The show, as Mercury once sang, must go on.
BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY IS IN CINEMAS FROM 24 OCTOBER