The first official posters for Ridley Scott’s forthcoming crime drama film titled House of Gucci have been released, highlighting its main cast led by acclaimed singer-actress Lady Gaga and Oscar nominee Adam Driver. It also revealed Oscar winner Jared Leto, who is unrecognizable as Paolo Gucci.
Check out the full House of Gucci posters below, which came along with the caption of “stasera,” which is Italian for “this evening,” teasing the potential the arrival of the first footage tonight.
The distinguished cast is all sporting somber expressions and dark clothing. Leto, the most unrecognizable in the photos, is likely wearing prosthetics and heavy makeup to achieve the aging look of designer Paolo Gucci. Lady Gaga wears a black mourning veil and dark red lipstick as guilty ex-wife Patrizia Reggiani.
Gaga stars as Maurizio Gucci’s ex-wife, who was tried and convicted for orchestrating her ex-husband’s murder on the steps of his office in 1995. Despite her children’s pleas to the court and public to reevaluate her mother’s case as the operation drastically changed her behavior, she was portrayed darkly in the media, being dubbed the Black Widow, and was sentenced to 29 years before being let out early in 2016 after only 18 years.
The film also stars Adam Driver as Maurizio Gucci, Al Pacino as Aldo Gucci, Jared Leto as Paolo Gucci, Jeremy Irons as Rodolf Gucci, Jack Huston as Domenico De Sole, Reeve Carney as Tom Ford, Salma Hayek as Giuseppina Auriemma, Camille Cottin as Paola Franchi, Mădălina Diana Ghenea as Sophia Loren, Mehdi Nebbou as Said, and Miloud Mourad Benamara as Omar.