March 15, 2013
Tom Hooper Could Direct The FREDDIE MERCURY BIOPIC Starring Sacha Baron Cohen
Deadline is reporting that Tom Hooper (King's Speech, Les Miserables) could be interested in helming the untitled dramatic biopic based on the life of Queen frontman Freddie Mercury. Sacha Baron Cohen is attached to play the iconic rock singer who tragically died of AIDS with a script from Peter Morgan (Last King of Scotland, The Queen, Frost/Nixon). Tom and Sacha recently worked together on the profitable musical Les Miserables).