The film was nominated for five awards including Best Picture. It won four out of five of those awards.
“We made a film about a gay man, an immigrant who lived his life just unapologetically himself,” Malek said about Mercury.
In a heartfelt speech, Oscar winner Rami Malek praises his mom, says he knows his dad is looking down on him, thanks Queen, and says the world "is longing for stories" about people being "unapologetically" themselves.
— Good Morning America (@GMA) February 25, 2019
The film won for both Sound Editing and Sound Mixing. John Warhurst bragged about working with the band when he accepted the Editing award.
John Warhurst on his win for Best Sound Editing for "Bohemian Rhapsody."
— ABC News (@ABC) February 25, 2019
Sound engineer Paul Massey gave a “massive shoutout to Brian May and Roger Taylor.”
— ABC (@ABCNetwork) February 25, 2019
The film also took home the award for Best Film Editing.
— Nine News Australia (@9NewsAUS) February 25, 2019
However, the film did not take home the Best Picture award. It was nearly beat out by Green Book. You can check out the full list of Sunday night’s Oscars winners here.
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