Release Date, Trailer, What You Need To Know – WWD
The highly anticipated film “House of Gucci” has generated constant interest since the project was announced in 2019 with the release of the first photos, official trailer and posters for the film.
From director Ridley Scott, the film stars Adam Driver, Lady Gaga, Al Pacino, Jared Leto and Jeremy Irons as the real Gucci family, focusing on the murder of Maurizio Gucci, played by Driver. This is Lady Gaga’s first upcoming film project following her highly acclaimed performance in the 2018 film “A Star Is Born”, for which she won an Oscar for Best Original Song.
The movie “House of Gucci” is based on the book by former WWD Milan bureau chief, Sara Gay Forden, “The House of Gucci: A Sensational Story of Murder, Madness, Glamor and Greed”.
Here WWD breaks down everything you need to know about the movie “House of Gucci”. Read on to find out more.
When will “House of Gucci” be released?
“House of Gucci” hits theaters on November 24, just before the Thanksgiving holiday.
What is “Maison Gucci” about?
“House of Gucci” is a dramatized version of the real events surrounding the murder of Maurizio Gucci in 1995, who was the head of the Gucci fashion house in the 90s and the last of the Gucci family to run the business. Gucci’s death was orchestrated by his ex-wife, Patrizia Reggiani, who hired a hitman to kill him outside the Milan Gucci offices.
Reggiani was convicted in 1998 and sentenced to 29 years in prison. She was released in 2016 after serving 16 years of her sentence.
The film also offers insight into the dynamics of the Gucci family and how the family ran their business.
Which actors are in the film?
The film’s cast includes Lady Gaga as Reggiani, Adam Driver as Maurizio Gucci, Al Pacino as Aldo Gucci (Maurizio Gucci’s uncle), Jeremy Irons as Rodolfo Gucci (the father of Maruzio Gucci) and Jared Leto as Paolo Gucci (Maurizio Gucci’s cousin).
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Is there a first glimpse of the movie “House of Gucci”?
In March, Lady Gaga shared a first glimpse of the film with a photo of herself and the Driver character dressed in 1980s-themed ski clothing, standing against a snowy backdrop. The singer captioned the photo with “Signore e Signora Gucci” on Instagram.
Is there a trailer for the movie “House of Gucci”?
“House of Gucci” revealed its official trailer in July, showing clips of Reggiani and Gucci’s marriage and fallout, Gucci family interactions and a teaser for the Gucci murder.
Watch the official trailer here:
What will fashion look like in the movie “House of Gucci”?
Paparazzi snaps from the set of “House of Gucci” gave fans a taste of the fashion to expect in the film. Images of Lady Gaga on set showed her dressed as an Italian heiress of 1980s haute couture, wearing a range of fur coats, gold jewelry and many Gucci heritage and logo styles.
Where can I watch the movie “House of Gucci”?
The film will not be available in theaters until November 24.
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