Gianni Versace’s creations brought together for Berlin show
BERLIN (AP) — Gold snake jeans, bondage dresses, silk jodhpurs: More than 100 outfits created by Gianni Versace are going on show in Berlin, some 20 years after the designer's death.
Organizers of the "Gianni Versace Retrospective" opening Tuesday at the German capital's Kronprinzenpalais put together the show with contributions from private collectors around the world.
‘The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story’ now on FX
As of Jan. 17, FX is broadcasting their newest “American Crime Story” limited series. “The Assassination of Gianni Versace” is a ten-part docudrama that traces the lives of the famed fashion designer and his mentally tormented assailant Andrew Cunanan. Recently, Ryan Murphy, who serves as the show’s producer, and the actors met with members of the media to discuss the series.
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‘Versace’ stars: Anti-gay bias led to designer’s death
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Do the intersecting lives of a fashion designer and the serial killer who murdered him add up to a political saga?
Absolutely, says Ryan Murphy, the powerhouse executive producer of "The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story," season two of the FX showcase that debuted with 2016's Emmy-winning "The People v. O.J. Simpson."
Andrew Cunanan’s Minnesota victims aren’t forgotten in ‘The Assassination of Gianni Versace’
LOS ANGELES The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story references one of the most notorious murders of the past 25 years, but even crime buffs may be thrown by the miniseries twist.
Versace family calls TV drama unauthorized ‘work of fiction’
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Versace family is distancing itself from an upcoming TV series about the 1997 murder of famed fashion designer Gianni Versace.
In a statement Monday, his family said it has neither authorized nor been involved in the series.
Since members of the family didn't authorize the book from which it's partly drawn or participate in the writing of the screenplay, the series should be considered "a work of fiction," the statement said.
Versace’s former mansion now a luxury hotel in Miami Beach
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Viewers intrigued by the Gianni Versace murder case featured in the new season of "American Crime Story" can retrace the fashion designer's steps at his former mansion in South Beach.
Tourists stop on its stone front steps every day to pose for pictures where Versace was fatally shot by serial killer Andrew Cunanan in 1997. There's more to the Mediterranean-style mansion than Versace's death, however.
Ricky Martin defends Versace murder drama as respectful
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ricky Martin said he reassured Gianni Versace's longtime partner Antonio D'Amico that the pair will be treated respectfully in a TV drama about Versace's 1997 murder.
"I'll make sure people fall in love with your relationship with Gianni," Martin, who plays D'Amico in FX's "The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story," recounted telling him.