Sacha Baron Cohen
Is the biopic even ever gonna happen? That’s also up in the air.
The actor has since dropped out of the biopic due to “creative differences” with the surviving members of Queen.
A Freddie Mercury biopic has been in the works for several years – a film that is assuredly still on track, according to Queen guitarist Brian May.
Sacha Baron Cohen–yes, the guy who played Borat and Bruno–has signed on to portray the late [lastfm]Freddie Mercury[/lastfm] in an as-yet-unnamed biopic about [lastfm]Queen[/lastfm].