The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story Poster

Air Date: January 17th, 2018

Network: FX

Series Summary
The 1997 murder of legendary fashion designer Gianni Versace by serial killer Andrew Cunanan.

Rating: TVMA

Genres: Crime, Drama


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  • Because it’s so great at reclaiming an era we almost forgot, The Assassination of Gianni Versace easily stands as first must-see offering of 2018. It checks all the boxes needed for the perfect winter miniseries and there’s not an inch of it that isn’t stylish. Show More

  • More saliently, the heavy-handedness slows down the story--or belies the fact that compared to “The People v. O.J. Simpson,” “The Assassination of Gianni Versace” has much less story to tell. ... But with an array of fantastic performances and an eye to exploring the complexity of contemporary queerness, American Crime Story has produced another interesting history play to chew on--one with a lingering, intriguing aftertaste. Show More

  • The story is told in reverse chronological order, jumping back and forth, here and there, across the trail of Cunanan’s various crimes--can sometimes seem gratuitously confusing, but once you get used to its rhythm, this American Crime Story has an irresistible pull. Show More

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