Versace!! We all know the Italian luxury brand as a red carpet staple, but not everyone knows the full story behind its overwhelming success!
But don’t fret! Soon enough the dramz that occurred during the Versace family’s rise to fame will be brought to viewers everywhere — in the form of a Lifetime movie AND a documentary.
Double the trouble, double the fun!!
The movie, House of Versace, centers around Donatella Versace and her struggle to head the fashion house after her brother Gianni Versace’s brutal murder. She falls to drug use and comes close to bankruptcy, but she is able to redeem herself and build a fashion empire that is now stronger than ever!
The film is based off of Deborah Ball's book House of Versace: The Untold Story of Genius, Murder, and Survival and will star Gina Gershon as Donatella.
Mark your calendars for October 5th at 8 p.m. to watch her incredible story unfold!!
Immediately after, a new documentary titled Versace: Beyond the Headlines will air focusing on Gianni’s rise to fame and his controversial death.
Get ready for a serious fashion education!!
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