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  1. Brian May: Sacha Baron Cohen Not Involved In Freddie Mercury Biopic, Contrary To RumoursRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

    ... have been the perfect actor to play Freddie Mercury . But, alas, it wasn't meant to be. Brian May, the guitarist of Queen , has confirmed Cohen is not involved in any film project relating to the life of Mercury. There's long been talk of a film of ...

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  2. 'Thank you for being brave': Scientology dissenter Leah Remini...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... Others belonging to the most senior order of the faith have been forced to play musical chairs to the sound of Queen's Bohemian Rhapsody in a fight to secure a chair to stay in the church, it was claimed. The claims have been disputed by the Church ...

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  3. Historic #BeCrueltyFree Campaign VictoryRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... a host of music stars such as Anna Coddington, MC Tali, Tiki Taane, Flip Grater, Rosa Dub, Brockaflower, and legendary Queen guitarist Brian May. In opinion polls more than 89 per cent of Kiwi consumers backed the ban, and more than 100,000 people ...

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  4. Sacha Baron Cohen not playing Freddie Mercury for sureRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Though the 43-year-old goofy actor, known for onscreen alter egos such as Borat, and Ali G, was attached to a biopic in 2010 about the late Queen frontman, he had left project in 2013, E! Online reported. The news sparked again after the band's manager, Jim Beach, while accepting the Peter Grant award at the 2015 Artist and Manager Awards, said that Baron Cohen had returned for the film project and would even do more than just star in it.

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  5. Queen star denies Sacha Baron Cohen will star in Freddie Mercury biopicRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | SFGate

    Queen guitarist Brian May has denied reports that Sacha Baron Cohen is back on board the Freddie Mercury biopic, and insists that his manager was joking when he confirmed the news. Cohen originally agreed to play the late Queen frontman, but dropped out due to creative differences with the band's remaining members, and actor Ben Whishaw was subsequently linked to the role.

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  6. Bmanzz Rokk BuzzzRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Q104.5

    ... Donington 2014. It was reported yesterday that Sacha Baron Cohen was re-cast as the star of the film about the life of Queen frontman Freddy Mercury, but Brian May says that announcement was merely an off-handed joke. According to May, Queen manager ...

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  7. The Inside Pitch with LC: Walk-Up Songs Explained 3/30/2015...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | MGo Blue

    ... up and also gets everyone to nod their heads to the beat! #10 Sara Driesenga Pitching: "Another One Bites The Dust" by Queen Hitting: "GDFR" by FloRida >> I chose "Another One Bites The Dust" for my pitching song because it's a classic for ...

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  8. Sacha Baron Cohen as Freddie Mercury?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    ... of the biggest names in rock 'n' roll, Freddie Mercury, is reportedly on again. And off again. A film about rock band Queen, which would likely be a defacto biopic of its charismatic lead singer Freddie Mercury, has been in development for seven ...

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  9. Photos of Easter bunnies prove not everything that comes bearing gifts is friendlyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... The girls, the glory... and the videogames: Five US gamers who conquered South Korea and won a legion of female fans Queen calls in cyber expert after hackers target young royals who are told to change email addresses and cut back on social media ...

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  10. Paul McCartney's neighbours in half a million pound legal battle over leaky gutterRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... widow goes to court to stop his children from taking their father's things from the home where he committed suicide Queen calls in cyber expert after hackers target young royals who are told to change email addresses and cut back on social media ...

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  11. WrestleMania 31; Queen biopic; 'Spectre' trailer; The Rock is Bambi: AM BuzzRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    'Borat' star Sacha Baron Cohen, left, is reportedly back on for a biopic about Queen singer Freddie Mercury, right. WWE fans saw a fantastic "WrestleMania 31" on Sunday.

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  12. MusicNotes from the XPN Morning Show: Sacha Baron Cohen as Freddie...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    The "on-again, off-again, on-again" saga of a possible film about the life of late Queen lead-singer Freddie Mercury is OFF again. Last week Queen's manager Jim Beach said that he was able to persuade Sacha Baron Cohen to write, produce and direct a film about Freddie Mercury, and also star as the Queen frontman.

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  13. Rumor Control: Sacha Baron Cohen Still Not Playing the Freddie MercuryRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | /film

    Over the weekend, you might have seen some reports that Queen 's manager said that Sacha Baron Cohen had returned to the Freddie Mercury biopic, and that he would not only star in the film, but that he would write, direct, and produce the movie. This was a huge surprise, since Brian May and the other surviving members of Queen had nixed the Cohen-starring version of the film quite a while ago.

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  14. Le Labo creates scented T-shirts with LA clothing label Hiro ClarkRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... English limit our sense of SMELL? The ability to identify and describe odours depends on the language you speak Queen calls in cyber expert after hackers target young royals who are told to change email addresses and cut back on social media Can ...

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  15. General Election 2015: Former Members of Parliament breach rules by referring to themselves as MPsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    ... retain their titles and will still technically be in charge of their departments because they are appointed by the Queen to those roles, rather than being elected by the public. Despite this, as of Monday morning Conservative Malcolm Rifkin and ...

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  16. Queen's Brian May Says Sacha Baron Cohen/Freddie Mercury Announcement ...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WIMZ-FM Knoxville

    Queen guitarist Brian May posted on his website that the band's manager, Jim Beach , was just making "a small joke" last Thursday at the Artist and Manager Awards when he said Cohen had officially signed on to the long-delayed project. Entertainment Weekly.com reported the story on Saturday, quoting Beach as saying, "You have probably followed the saga of the famous Queen-Freddie Mercury biopic which has been developing in Hollywood for the last seven years.

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  17. The Ultrasonic Rock Orchestra by Amy NachbarRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    The Ultrasonic Rock Orchestra, will be back at the Regent Theatre in Arlington for a two day performance on April 3 and 4. If you are a fan of the 70's hair bands, glitz, glam and rock and roll then read on. This nine piece band, all vocalists who play their individual instruments, cover classic British rock from the Beatles, David Bowie, Led Zeppelin, Queen and The Who.

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  18. Scientology documentary claims to reveal shocking secrets of celebrity religionRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... Others belonging to the most senior order of the faith have been forced to play musical chairs to the sound of Queen's Bohemian Rhapsody in a fight to stay in the church, it was claimed. A documentary claims to have revealed secrets about the church ...

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  19. Sasha Baron Cohen as Freddie Mercury 'a joke'Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Music-News.com

    The on-again/off-again film on the life of Queen lead singer Freddie Mercury seems it be more up-in-the-air as ever before. The film was originally said to have starred Sacha Baron Cohen as the Queen lead singer in what appeared to be a genius casting move; however, after a bit of time, Brian May and Roger Taylor decided against the actor with May saying that he would be too much of a 'distraction.'

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  20. Sacha Baron Cohen returns to Freddie Mercury movieRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Los Angeles: Actor Sacha Baron Cohen has returned to the long-delayed Freddie Mercury biopic, after leaving the project due to creative differences. The 43-year-old 'Borat' actor, who was initially set to play the late Queen rocker, is now expected to not only take on the lead role but also take part in the creative process, reported Aceshowbiz.

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