Much of Bohemian Rhapsody focuses on the special relationship between Mercury and his girlfriend Mary Austin. Anyone who has seen the biopic can attest to Malek and Boynton's onscreen chemistry. The reason for such wasn’t acting: turns out Rami’s real-life muse is his co-star Lucy, and they have since embarked on their own relationship. At the 2019 Oscars, Malek paid tribute to his Queen and girlfriend during his Best Actor Acceptance speech.
“Lucy Boynton, you’re the heart of this film,” Rami said. “You are beyond immensely talented you have captured my heart. Thank you so much.”
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