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Sacha Baron Cohen Reveals Why He Quit Queen Biopic

In a radio interview with The Howard Stern Show on Tuesday (09Mar16), Sacha told the host that he dropped out of the long-planned biopic over disagreements with Queen over how the film should portray the...

Roger Taylor's Daughter Tigerlily Teased For Liking Queen

The British group may be one of the most famous acts in musical history, but 21-year-old Tigerlily's peers didn’t see it that way.Originally fronted by the late Freddie Mercury, Queen now calls upon American star...

Brian May Delighted U.k. Wildlife Police Squad Saved

The Queen star vented his fury last month (Feb16), over the potential closure of Britain's National Wildlife Crime Unit due to government budget cuts. The unit tackles crimes such as badger baiting and the persecution...

Adam Lambert: 'Queen Rockers Are Classy And Inspiring'

The 34-year-old has been working with the British rock gods since 2011, and embarked on a world tour together in 2014, with Adam singing the lead vocals made famous by the band's original frontman, the...

Brian May Fighting To Save Wildlife Police Unit

The Queen star, who is a longtime animal rights activist, is furious over the potential closure of the U.K.'s National Wildlife Crime Unit, which tackles crimes such as badger baiting and poaching as...

Adam Lambert Joins The Rocky Horror Picture Show Tv Remake

The American Idol star and frequent Queen frontman will play Eddie, the "rock-n-roll loving, ex-delivery boy", who crashes a party at transgender alien Dr. Frank-N-Furter’s spooky castle, in the revamp. In a...

Brian May Unveils Plaque In Memory Of Late Drummer Cozy Powell

May was joined by fellow music veterans Tony Iommi, Suzi Quatro, Neil Murray, and Bernie Marsden for the celebration, which took place outside the town centre's Corn Hall, where the commemorative plaque was...

Brian May Protests Against Space Monkeys Project

The veteran musician is a longtime animal rights activist, and he has backed a drive by members of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) which aims to block a proposal by...

Brian May Dons Santa Suit To Hand Out Gifts At Kinky Boots Show

The veteran musician was asked to take on a role backstage at the London musical shortly before Christmas (25Dec15) by giving out presents that actors and crewmembers had bought for each other....

Brian May Joins 'Cruelty-free' Hunt

The prominent animal rights campaigner is a vocal critic of fox hunting, and has organised protests against proposals to relax a ban on the practice which was introduced in Britain in 2004....

Stars Condemn U.k. Politicians Over Syrian Airstrikes

Members of Parliament (MPs) voted on the issue following a lengthy debate in the House of Commons on Wednesday (02Dec15), and the motion to approve airstrikes in the war-torn Middle East was passed....

Brian May: I Don't Understand Bohemian Rhapsody

Brian May doesn't understand the meaning of 'Bohemian Rhapsody'.The Queen guitarist has dismissed recent claims that the chart-topping single is about bandmate Freddie Mercury coming out as gay - but admitted he's not sure what...

Adam Lambert Responds To Petitioners Trying To Keep Him Off The Stage In Singapore

The Queen frontman has been booked to sing at the country's Celebrate 2016 concert, but anti-gay protesters seem keen to keep him from hitting the stage. Over 20,000 people have voted to...

Roger Taylor: 'I'm Sick Of Bohemian Rhapsody'

The drummer attended the Q Awards in London last month (Oct15) to collect the Classic Single award for the track, on the 40th anniversary of its release. However, he has confessed he...

Queen To Headline 2016 Isle Of Wight Festival

Brian May and Roger Taylor will reteam with singer Adam Lambert for the big gig, which will serve as the band's debut performance at a U.K. music festival. Guitarist Brian May admits...

Brian May's Badger Cull Judicial Review Request Rejected

The Queen star took his fight to London's High Court last month (Sep15) after failing to convince government officials to halt the initiative, which was first introduced in 2013 in a bid to...

Adam Lambert Wants To Do Glastonbury

Adam Lambert wants to perform with Queen at Glastonbury.The 'Ghost Town' hitmaker has toured the world fronting the rock band since 2011 and now wants to perform with them at the iconic British festival following...

Brian May Supports Campaign Against Basement Renovations

The guitarist, an outspoken advocate for a number of humanitarian causes, is supporting Will Davies' #BantheBasement campaign, in which the businessman calls for restrictions or bans on homeowners' plans to extensively expand their...

Adam Lambert Intimidated By Queen Gigs

Adam Lambert admits performing with Queen is ''intimidating''.The 33-year-old star found singing with the legendary band - whose frontman Freddie Mercury died in 1991 - a ''big challenge'' and admits knowing the performances have all...

Brian May Working On Horror Movie

The Queen star's project, One Night in Hell, will be shown at Californian theme park Universal Studios during the annual Halloween Horror Nights. Visitors will be able to see Brian's six-minute film...

Brian May Leads Badger Funeral March Through London

The guitarist was joined by protesters dressed in black as they walked to the Houses of Parliament with a funeral hearse adorned with flower wreaths emblazoned with the words 'Failing Badger Cull' and...

Foo Fighters Joined By Queen And Led Zeppelin Members During Rearranged British Dates

They were forced to cancel their two Wembley enormo-gigs as well as their headline Glastonbury performance after Dave Grohl broke his leg earlier this summer, but Foo Fighters made their triumphant return to the UK...

Foo Fighters Make Triumphant Return To U.k.

The rockers made their first appearance in Britain since pulling out of their highly-anticipated festival slot and gigs at Wembley Stadium in June (15) after Grohl broke his leg onstage in Sweden....

Brian May's Pussy Problem

Brian May is being plagued by stray pussies. The Queen guitarist and his actress wife Anita Dobson would like to relax and unwind in their garden shed at home, but are prevented from doing so...

Brian May: 'We Need Cecil's Law'

The musician, who is a keen animal rights campaigner, was horrified last month (Jul15) when it emerged the beloved beast had been shot dead in Zimbabwe after it was allegedly lured out of...

Brian May Doesn't Believe In Aliens

Brian May doesn't believe in aliens. The Queen guitarist has a PHD in astrophysics and is fascinated by space and although he'd love to discover proof of extra-terrestrials he thinks Earth maybe the only life-giving...

Ed Sheeran Says Treating His Parents Is Best Thing About Fame

He may be one of the biggest pop stars of the moment, but it's not the money, or the awards, or even the screaming fans that make the climb to the top worth all the...

Sir John Hurt Is 'Extremely Optimistic'

Sir John Hurt and his oncologist are ''extremely optimistic'' he will recover from pancreatic cancer. The 75-year-old actor - who received Oscar nominations for his roles in 'The Elephant Man' and 'Midnight Express' in the...

Ricky Gervais, Peter Egan And Brian May In Uproar At Dog Breeding Ruling

The British stars have vocally opposed the proposals for a Beagle farm to be constructed in East Yorkshire, England, but their campaign failed to move Local Government and Communities Secretary Greg Clark, who...

Ricky Gervais And Brian May Celebrate Fox Hunt Vote Axe

The Office creator and the Queen guitarist led a number of celebrity animal rights campaigners who publicly denounced the proposed alteration of the 2004 Hunting Act, which they feared would effectively repeal the...

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