Bryan Singer replaced Dexter Fletcher as director in the upcoming Freddie Mercury biopic, Bohemian Rhapsody.
In a latest interview with producer, Graham King, saying that Singer was going through some rough patches in his life, and wouldn’t show up on set to film the movie. Due to that, he was fired by Fox. Fletcher came in to help them movie production continuing filming.
So who will the director role credit go to, Singer of Fletcher? Fletcher didn’t want to credit and gave it Singer.
Some of Singers direction credits are The Usual Suspects, Superman Returns, X-Men, X-Men: Days of Future Past, and X-Men: Apocalypse. Bryan will film the rest movie with no absences from the set.
New Regency and GK Films will be the production companies to help make this movie. Rami Malek will play Freddie Mercury himself, alongside with Ben Hardy as Roger Taylor, drummer from Queen, Gwilym Lee will be portraying lead guitarist of the band, Brian May, and Joe Mazzello as bass guitarist John Deacon. Lucy Boynton will play Mercury’s love interest, Mary Austin.