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Freddie Mercury, the Untold Story (2000)

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Himself (archive footage)
Jer Bulsara ...
Herself - Freddie Mercury's Mother
Kashmira Cooke ...
Herself - Freddie Mercury's Sister
Mary Austin ...
Herself - Freddie Mercury's Longterm Friend
Montserrat Caballé ...
Herself
Peter Freestone ...
Himself (as Peter 'Phoebe' Freestone)
Sheroo Khory ...
Himself
Jim Hutton ...
Himself (Freddie Mercury's Lover)
Perviz Darukhanawalla ...
Herself - Freddie's Cousin
Gita R. Choksi ...
Herself - School Friend
Farhang Irani ...
Himself - Original Band Member of 'The Hectics'
Thrity Anklesaria ...
Herself
Joseph L. Davis ...
Himself - Freddie's Teacher
David Richards ...
Himself
Tim Staffell ...
Himself
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Jer Bulsara: I'm Jer Bulsara, and I'm Freddie's mummy.
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Staying Power
Written by Freddie Mercury
Performed by Queen
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Great Insight into The Life Of One Of The most Outrageous Rock Stars!!!!!
11 July 2001 | by (Liverpool, ENGLAND) – See all my reviews

I really enjoyed watching this documentary. It gives loads of information on the great singer with loads of interviews with bands members Brian May, Roger Taylor and John Deacon, as well as Freddie's mother and sister and former teachers. The reason why this documentary is so great is that we get the Freddie Mercury story from beginning to end, with all the stops in-between. We hear from the people who knew Freddie well and we hear their views of him from them. There is, obviously, plenty of footage of Queen and plenty of Queen tunes played throughout the documentary. It's a great rock documentary dedicated to the great Freddie Mercury that everybody, whether you're a fan or not.


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