Daniel Radcliffe: Eyeing Freddie Mercury Biopic Gig?

Daniel Radcliffe: Eyeing Freddie Mercury Biopic Gig?

Hes pretty fearless as an actor, and Daniel Radcliffe is said to be considering the role of late Queen singer Freddie Mercury for a forthcoming film.

According to a report, the Harry Potter star is being courted by producers who have been scrambling to replace Sacha Baron Cohen ever since he pulled out of the project over the summer.

An industry insider told press, Daniel has been told the part is his if he wants it. Despite his youth, Daniel impressed movie bosses with his portrayal of gay poet Allen Ginsburg in this years movie Kill Your Darlings.

The source added, Plus, hes closer in height to Freddie than Sacha, whos much taller. Daniel can really sing, too.