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Penelope Cruz to play fashion icon Versace on TV show


Oscar-winning actress Penelope Cruz will portray fashion icon Donatella Versace in director Ryan Murphys upcoming anthology TV series “Versace: American Crime Story”. Cruz will join the third series of Murphy’s anthology, which began with “The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story” in 2016 and the forthcoming second season that will focus on the story of Hurricane Katrina, reports “Versace: American Crime Story” will focus on the 1997 murder of Gianni Versace, who will be played by Edgar Ramirez, and his killer Andrew Cunanan played by Darren Criss.