Fletcher was originally attached to direct the film, with Ben Whishaw (“Skyfall”) in the role of legendary rocker Mercury.
Fox has suspended production on Freddie Mercury biopic, citing unspecified "health matter."
Mike Myers negotiating for a role in Bryan Singer-directed film about the seminal British rock band Queen, with 'Mr. Robot's Rami Malek as Freddie Mercury
Ben Hardy, Gwilym Lee, and Joe Mazzello join Rami Malek in the 'X-Men' director's long in-development take on the rock legends.
After a few false starts, the forthcoming Queen movie is going ahead, with its Freddie Mercury confirmed as 'Mr Robot' star Rami Malek.