Antonio Banderas has an exciting new gig just one year after his divorce from Melanie Griffith.
The 55-year-old actor is set to portray Gianni Versace in an upcoming movie about the late fashion designer, according to WWD.
Antonio in 2015 (left) and Gianni in 1996 (right). (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
Filming will begin in December and will take place in Milan, Italy, the publication reported. They will also shoot scenes in Reggio Calabria, Italy, where Gianni was born in 1945, and in Miami, where he was later murdered in 1997.
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Gianni's Italian fashion house, Versace, “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,” a spokesperson told the news outlet.
We can't wait to see Antonio in this role!
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