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Bohemian Rhapsody’s Anthony McCarten files lawsuit Queen Biopic Producers Over Profits; Claim The Blockbuster Is $51M In The Red : Bollywood News – Bollywood Hungama

Bohemian Rhapsody’s Anthony McCarten files lawsuit Queen Biopic Producers Over Profits; Claim The Blockbuster Is $51M In The Red : Bollywood News - Bollywood Hungama

Bohemian Rhapsody screenwriter Anthony McCarten has filed a breach of contract suit against Graham King and his GK Films for money owed on the 2018 Academy Award Best Picture-nominated film about Queen and its iconic singer Freddie Mercury.

According to a report in Deadline, the lawsuit shows that the $55 million budget film grossed $911 million worldwide, and yet according to accounting statements issued by 20th Century Fox Film Corporation, Bohemian Rhapsody is in the red, to the tune of $51 million. The suit names King and his GK Films and not Fox or Disney, which acquired the studio and holds Bohemian Rhapsody currently.

McCarten maintains a deal directly with King to receive 5% of GK’s take but King, eventually turned over all of those deals to Fox and now Disney. McCarten states that the deal accounting definitions changed and he has not been paid a cent from his backend deal and that King has been unresponsive to his appeals to get paid.

McCarten, with his Kinsella Weitzman…

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