San Francisco, 1990. Gianni Versace enjoys ultimate VIP status and is approached by divine-looking mythomaniac Andrew Cunanan, whose claim to be a Como lake acquaintance of Italian descent gets him access to a gay VIP club lounge and an opera invitation and the master's blessing for his novelist ambition. in his grand beach mansion.\On the morning of July 15, 1997, fashion designer Gianni Versace is shot and killed outside his Miami Beach mansion by wanted spree killer Andrew Cunanan. Seven years earlier, he shoots and fatally wounds Gianni in his grand Miamia beach mansion, fleeing Versace's gay life partner Antonio D'Amico. As FBI and local police start to investigate, Versace's sister Donatella and brother Santo plan the future of the decapitated business empire, opting out of going public. Cunanan purchases newspapers covering Versace's death with a remorseless expression.
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The episode won 2 Emmy Awards for Outstanding Contemporary Costumes and Outstanding Directing for a Limited Series, Movie or Dramatic Special. See more
By 1990 the Medusa logo, which origins Versace explains to Andrew after the opera hadn't yet been introduced. It was launched in 1993. See more
To me, family is everything.
Last Night a DJ Saved My Life
Written by Michael Cleveland
Performed by Indeep See more