Robot star as the Queen frontman at the 1985 Live Aid concert event.
The pose, the studded cuff around the bicep, the jawline, the mustache, the mouth pucker, the unapologetically cool attitude that jumps off the screen — every piece of the image channels Mercury, who passed in 1991 at the age of 45.
Playing this music legend is undoubtedly a tall order, but if Malek's performance is anything like this snapshot, his portrayal will be dynamite with a laser beam, guaranteed to blow fans' minds.
Last November, Deadline revealed that the Emmy-winning actor had been picked to play the rock and roll icon in a feature film about Queen after Sacha Baron Cohen vacated the role.
Bohemian Rhapsody , which is directed by Bryan Singer, is slated to hit theaters on Dec. 25, 2018.
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