The musicians of the Queen group would prefer the popular British actor Ben Whishaw to play the role of Freddie Mercury in the biopic. This is reported by The Hollywood Reporter, citing the band's drummer Roger Taylor.
According to him, the actor has even passed some sort of audition, taking part in the BBC's evening show as a singer of Queen songs. No comments have yet been received from representatives of Whishaw himself.
Recall that the first candidate for the role of Mercury was Sasha Baron Cohen, but he refused due to creative differences with the band members.
further information appeared that the role could be offered to Daniel Radcliffe. It has not been officially confirmed.
Ben Whishaw became famous after starring in the movie " Perfume: The Story of a Murderer. ” The actor became the new Q agent in Bond.
The Topic of Article: Queen's musicians have chosen the performer of the role of Freddie Mercury.