A musical biographical film about the legendary British rock band, Queen and their music, and the extraordinary life of their Lead Singer, Freddie Mercury.
The film follows the rise of the band, the period where Freddie Mercury attempted a solo career and re-invigoration at Live Aid in 1985. It also documents Mercury’s diagnosis with AIDS. Freddie Mercury defied stereotypes and shattered convention to become one of the most beloved entertainers on the planet.
The film traces the meteoric rise of the band through their iconic songs and revolutionary sound. They reach unparalleled success, but in an unexpected turn Freddie, surrounded by darker influences, shuns Queen in pursuit of his solo career. Having suffered greatly without the collaboration of Queen, Freddie reunite with his bandmates just in time for Live Aid.
While bravely facing a recent AIDS diagnosis, Freddie leads the band in one of the greatest performances in the history of rock music. Queen cements a legacy that continues to inspire outsiders, dreamers and music lovers to this day. The film is scheduled for release in the United Kingdom on 24 October 2018 and in the United States on 2 November 2018.