Borat to Play Freddie Mercury in Queen Movie

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British funnyman Sacha Baron Cohen, also known as Ali G, Borat and Bruno, is slated to play Freddie Mercury in an upcoming Queen biopic.

As you can see, the resemblance means this isn't much of a stretch. But will Sacha Baron Cohen really make a good Freddie Mercury?

I think so. That man can play some of the strangest, most unexpected roles I've ever seen. Sure, he can be racist and tasteless, but as far as acting goes, he might be able to do this role some justice since he can seemingly play any part he is given (or comes up with). Here's to hoping the Borat actor has a "Don't Stop Me Now" attitude about this project.

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Dollface
Dollface

I think hes going to do an awesome job.......i hope this movie has a serious atmosphere because those are the types of movies that win Oscars.

Bombayindia1970
Bombayindia1970

Hey Sasha. DO NOT insult Freddie's Memory ! God knows where Queen would be right now if he didn't Die ! I Hope this is a Serious Movie about his Life. And NOT a Comedy ! And by the way,I HOPE they mention and go into Detail about him being a Zoroastrian ! ( His Religon). R.I.P. Freddie. We MISS YOU ! The Show Must Go On ! Peace.

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