The Donatella Versace movie is on it’s way. The movie will premiere Saturday, Oct. 5 at 8 p.m. and be followed at 10 p.m. by the documentary Versace: Beyond the Headlines.
The film is based on The Wall Street Journal reporter Deborah Ball’s book, “House of Versace: The Untold Story of Genius, Murder, and Survival.” The film is executive produced by Ronald Gilbert and Robyn Snyder and is being directed by Sara Sugarman.
House of Versace will star Gina Gershon (Bound, Killer Joe) as Donatella Versace as she carries on her brother’s legacy following his 1997 slaying. Enrico Colantoni (Veronica Mars) will play Gianni Versace, Raquel Welch is set as their Aunt Lucia and Colm Feore (Thor) will play their brother, Santo.