The 41-year-old actor has dropped out of playing the Queen frontman in an upcoming Freddie Mercury biopic, Cohen’s reps confirm to E! News. News. Isla Fischer ‘s other half left the project due to creative differences.
Sacha Baron Cohen Exits Freddie Mercury Biopic Over Creative Differences With Queen. by of Queen who have script and director approval over that biopic on iconic lead singer Freddie Mercury.
Sacha Baron Cohen reportedly clashed with Queen over the tone of the film. Photograph: Chad Buchanan/Getty Sacha Baron Cohen has quit a high-profile forthcoming biopic of Freddie Mercury after “creative differences” with …
Borat funnyman Sacha Baron Cohen was originally supposed to play the role of the lead singer, but pulled out citing creative differences with Queen’s band members. Lead guitarist Brian May later labelled Cohen “an arse”, and said Cohen had lied about the band’s desire to make the story PG-rated.
Sacha Baron Cohen has dropped out of a planned biopic on Freddie Mercury over creative differences with the surviving members of Queen, the late singer’s band. Deadline reports that the band
Sacha Baron Cohen has pulled out of the planned Freddie Mercury biopic that would have detailed the life of the late Queen frontman. The reason: creative differences with the band’s surviving members. According to Deadline, Cohen saw the film as “a gritty R-rated tell-all centered around the
The whole wild truth: On Tuesday Sacha Baron Cohen revealed not being able to tell the wild side of Freddie Mercury led to him quitting Queen biopic – despite working on it for six years The legend: ‘There are amazing stories about Freddie Mercury.
‘Bohemian Rhapsody:’ A History of Making the Freddie Mercury Biopic (Photos) From Sacha Baron Cohen’s exit to Bryan Singer’s firing, the hectic story of the upcoming Queen …
It seemed almost too good to be true. Years ago, Sacha Baron Cohen became linked to play Freddie Mercury in a biopic about the wild life of the lead singer of Queen, who tragically died from AIDS
Sacha Noam Baron Cohen (born 13 October 1971) is a representatives for Cohen confirmed that he would be playing Freddie Mercury in a biopic about the rock singer. He dropped out of the project in July 2013, citing “creative differences” between him and the surviving members of Queen. Queen guitarist Brian May later said that even …