Brian May shares first photo from the set of upcoming Queen movie

music news 31/08/2017

The long awaited Freddie Mercury biopic is finally in the final stages of photography and production.

The movie is titled 'Bohemian Rhapsody' after one of Queen's biggest songs.

Surviving members of Queen, Brian May and Roger Taylor are serving as producers on the film and now May has just shared the first photos of the movie set.

It’s a picture of the recreation of Queen’s historic 1985 performance at Live Aid at Wembley Stadium.

The photo shows a shot of the stage being reconstructed to look exactly like it did in 1985, complete with banners and logos.

Recently, May opened up on how he believes there is a lot of pressure on him and the band to get the movie right, he feels they truly only have one shot to do Freddie justice.

The movie will star Rami Malek as Freddie Mercury, Ben Hardy as Roger Taylor, Gwilym Lee as Brian May and Joe Mazzello as John Deacon, and is set to open in 2018.