Antonio Banderas is set to play the late fashion designer Gianni Versace and they are set to start filming in December in Milan, Italy.
According to WWD.com
Filming will then move to Reggio Calabria, the southern town where Versace was born, and Miami, where he was killed in 1997. Details about the script were not available, but the Italian fashion group told WWD that it “has neither authorized nor had any involvement whatsoever in the forthcoming movie about Versace. The movie should only be seen as a work of fiction.”
Banderas has also been studying fashion design at Central Saint Martins in London and has stated that he was inspired by Versace for his collection that he created.. He presented his first collection in collaboration with Selected, a Scandinavian high-street label… ..