Rami Malek Wins A Golden Globe For His Performance As Freddie Mercury

7 January 2019 - 161   - 0

Rami Malek has been awarded a Golden Globe for his performance as Freddie Mercury in the Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody. Malek won the award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture — Drama against a field including Bradley Cooper, Willem Dafoe, Lucas Hedges, and John David Washington.

"I am beyond moved. My heart is pounding out of chest right now," he said, as he accepted the best actor award.

Malek thanked his mother, family and Queen "for ensuring that authenticity and inclusivity exists in the music and in the world and in all of us."

His final "thank you" was for Freddie Mercury, whom he played in the film.

"I love you, you beautiful man," Malek said. "This is for and because of you gorgeous."

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