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Queen confirm Rami Malek as Freddie Mercury in biopic

17 July 2017 3:17 PM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

Tony Sokol Jul 18, 2017

Queen announce the coronation of Rami Malek as Freddie Mercury in upcoming biopic, Bohemian Rhapsody

The upcoming Queen biopic, tentatively called Bohemian Rhapsody, “Is finally happening,” according to a statement on the band’s website on Friday, and it will star Rami Malek as lead vocalist, songwriter and pianist Freddie Mercury. This had been revealed beforehand, but this also seems to be officially confirmation.

“Rami has great presence and he’s utterly dedicated to the project,” guitarist Brian May and drummer Roger Taylor said in a joint statement. “He’s completely living and breathing Freddie already, which is wonderful.”

The film has been in limbo for over ten years as the band auditioned directors and actors, including Ben Whishaw, Dexter Fletcher, David Fincher, and Sacha Baron Cohen, who dropped out in 2013 over creative differences with the band.

“Brian May is an amazing musician. But he’s not a great movie producer, »

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Queen Mary to Host a Sinister Circus This July!

22 June 2017 11:28 AM, PDT | DreadCentral.com | See recent Dread Central news »

One of the most haunted locations in the world, The Queen Mary, is looking to add some cold chills to your summertime heat with an event not for the faint of heart: The Sinister Circus! From the Press Release: The… Continue Reading →

The post Queen Mary to Host a Sinister Circus This July! appeared first on Dread Central. »

- Steve Barton

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Code 8 begins filming with Stephen Amell and Robbie Amell starring

8 June 2017 3:04 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

After raising the necessary finance through crowdfunding last year, actors and cousins Stephen and Robbie Amell have begun shooting Code 8 in Toronto. The film is being directed by Jeff Chan and also stars The Fast and the Furious‘ Sung Kang, Maudie‘s Kari Matchett, Frontier’s Greg Bryk and Hannibal’s Aaron Abrams.

Code 8 is set in a world where 4% of the population is born with varying supernatural abilities, but those who are gifted with abilities face discrimination and poverty, often turning to crime in a world that is virtually a police state. In an effort to pay for his mother’s health treatment, Robbie Amell’s character is seduced into criminal underworld by Stephen Amell’s character, who works for a powerful drug lord, played by Bryk.

“We’re thrilled to be starting production with such an extraordinary cast and creative team led by Jeff, and excited »

- Ricky Church

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Paula Dell, Pioneering Hollywood Stuntwoman, Dies at 90

13 January 2017 1:03 PM, PST | The Hollywood Reporter - Movie News | See recent The Hollywood Reporter - Movie News news »

Paula Dell, a breathtaking Hollywood stuntwoman and acrobat who worked on such films and television shows as Thoroughly Modern Millie, The Towering Inferno and Charlie's Angels, has died. She was 90.

Dell died Monday at her longtime home in Santa Monica, her family announced.

The 5-foot-2 Dell, who was a Queen of Muscle Beach and a performer with the Dewayne Bros. Circus, was shot out of a cannon onto a stage as a double for the much-taller Carol Channing in Thoroughly Modern Millie (1967).

"When you are going through the air, your height doesn't matter," she said in »

- Mike Barnes

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Paula Dell, Pioneering Hollywood Stuntwoman, Dies at 90

13 January 2017 1:03 PM, PST | The Hollywood Reporter - TV News | See recent The Hollywood Reporter - TV News news »

Paula Dell, a breathtaking Hollywood stuntwoman and acrobat who worked on such films and television shows as Thoroughly Modern Millie, The Towering Inferno and Charlie's Angels, has died. She was 90.

Dell died Monday at her longtime home in Santa Monica, her family announced.

The 5-foot-2 Dell, who was a Queen of Muscle Beach and a performer with the Dewayne Bros. Circus, was shot out of a cannon onto a stage as a double for the much-taller Carol Channing in Thoroughly Modern Millie (1967).

"When you are going through the air, your height doesn't matter," she said in »

- Mike Barnes

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