Rami Malek is the 2019 Oscar winner for ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE! Congratulations to Rami Malek on his first Oscar nomination and win for his portrayal of Queen frontman Freddie Mercury in BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY. Other nominees for ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE included Christian Bale in VICE, Bradley Cooper in A STAR IS BORN, Willem Dafoe in AT ETERNITY’S GATE, and Viggo Mortensen in GREEN BOOK. Watch Rami Malek’s Oscar acceptance speech below!
Earlier, Queen also got the show rolling with rousing renditions of We Will Rock You and We Are The Champions, with Adam Lambert as lead singer.
Bohemian Rhapsody won Oscars for Best Sound Mixing, Best Sound Editing, Best Film Editing, and Best Actor for Rami Malek, for his stellar performance as late Queen frontman Freddie Mercury.
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