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Ben Whishaw Replaces Sacha Baron Cohen in the Freddie Mercury Biopic

After losing Sacha Baron Cohen, the producers of the planned Freddie Mercury biopic have found a new man to play the Queen frontman: Ben Whishaw.

Robert Kessler / December 10, 2013

Sacha Baron Cohen Won’t Be Playing Freddie Mercury After All

It’s been three years since Sacha Baron Cohen signed on to play the role of Queen frontman Freddie Mercury. Since then, there hasn’t been much news, but now it looks like it was all for naught as Cohen has officially dropped out, due to creative differences with the surviving members of Queen.
According to Deadline,…

Robert Kessler / July 22, 2013