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See: Rami Malek Pulling Off Freddie Mercury - Julie Devereaux

When I heard Rami Malek would be playing Freddie Mercury in the new movie chronicling Queen, I wasn't quite sure he could pull it off. I mean, who could?

Then I saw this picture. The movie, Bohemian Rhapsody, comes out Christmas day.

Rami Malek is Freddie Mercury in 'Bohemian Rhapsody' first look

There are few people in music history as recognizable as Queen frontman Freddie Mercury - and not just his face, but his four-octave voice and flamboyant physicality. Rami Malek is well aware of that fact.