Landing his latest gig on screen, Spanish actor, director and producer Antonio Banderas will now play the role of Gianni Versace in an upcoming movie directed by Danish award-winning film director Billie August. The fictional film is set to tell the story of the late designer, who starts off his career in Milan and then moves to his southern hometown Reggio Calabria, before settling in Miami, where the designer was killed in 1997.

While no further details of the biopic have been released, the 55-year-old actor and August are set to start shooting the film in December 2016. Watch this space!