Deadline.com reports that "Borat" star Sacha Baron Cohen has been signed to portray Queen front man Freddie Mercury in an upcoming bio-pic about the late rocker who died from complications of AIDS in 1991. The film will cover the band's formative years up to their appearance at Live Aid in 1985.
According to the story, it hasn't been decided yet if Cohen will do his own singing, but the speculation is that Mercury's unique sound would be hard to duplicate.
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