One of the darkest days in the fashion world will start playing out tonight (w) on the small screen.
The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story debuts on FX. Darren Criss plays con man/serial killer Andrew Cunanan who followed Versace to Miami Beach and shot him on the steps of his Ocean Drive mansion.
With cops hot on his trail, Cunanan took his own life on a houseboat blocks from the crime scene.
It is written by Tom Rob Smith, and Ryan Murphy directed the premiere episode of the series, which stars Edgar Ramirez, Darren Criss, Ricky Martin and Penelope Cruz. The series is produced by Fox 21 Television Studios and FX Productions.
He wanted to be famous... So he killed a man who was. Watch the RED BAND trailer for the next installment of FX's American Crime Story, The Assassination of Gianni Versace. #ACSVersace premieres tomorrow at 10p. pic.twitter.com/fD27c5xi7J— AmericanCrimeStoryFX (@ACSFX) January 16, 2018