Interesting, I was just going by official credits.Bryan Singer was fired partway through production on BoRhap for unprofessional behavior after doing things like not showing up to set for days in a row without warning, getting in shouting matches with the star, etc. So Dexter Fletcher was brought in to salvage it. Not officially credited, though.
If anyone’s seen Eddie the Eagle, also with Taron Edgerton, that was Fletcher, too. And the Lock, Stock, and Two Smoking Barrels connection someone mentioned above runs even deeper — that film, BoRhap, Eddie the Eagle and Rocket Man were all produced by the same guy, namely Matthew Vaughn (who directed Edgerton himself in the Kingsman movies).
Bryan Singer has received the directing credit for Freddie Mercury biopic “Bohemian Rhapsody,” despite being replaced by Dexter Fletcher during the latter stages of the shoot. Fletcher …