Bohemian Rhapsody

Production Halted On Queen Biopic ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’

UPDATE #1: Director Bryan Singer has been fired from the project after he became too unreliable, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Tensions between Singer and actor Remi Malek were allegedly escalating: Malek complained to the studio saying Singer was not present on set, unreliable, and unprofessional.


Production on the Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody has come to a screeching halt.

The movie, starring Rami Malek as Freddie Mercury, has been put on hold “due to the unexpected unavailability of [director] Bryan Singer” according to a statement from 20th Century Fox.

The Hollywood Reporter reports he failed to return to production after Thanksgiving break.

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Singer’s camp told the BBC that the director is unable to return to to work due to a family health issue.

Singer also reportedly disappeared during filming of several other movies, including X-Men: Apocalypse and Superman Returns.

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