ROME (AFP) – The heirs of Italian vogue home Gucci on Monday threatened to take authorized motion over Ridley Scott’s new movie Home of Gucci for depicting family members as “hooligans”.
The film, which is already selecting up an Oscar buzz, stars Girl Gaga as Patrizia Reggiani, who was convicted of getting vogue inheritor Maurizio Gucci (performed by Adam Driver) assassinated within the Nineteen Nineties.
“The Gucci household reserve the proper to take each initiative to guard their title and picture, and people of their family members,” stated a letter signed by founder Aldo Gucci’s heirs, revealed by Italy’s ANSA information company.
The movie is directed by British director Ridley Scott, who has created among the most iconic films of the previous 40 years, together with Blade Runner, Alien, Gladiator and Thelma and Louise.
The letter stated the household was notably offended by the depiction of Reggiani, “a girl definitively convicted of ordering the homicide of Maurizio Gucci… as a sufferer”.
And it complained that Aldo Gucci and kin have been portrayed as “hooligans, ignorant and insensitive to the world round them”.
The Gucci household has not been concerned with the style home because the Nineteen Nineties. The luxurious model is at the moment owned by the French group Kering.
The movie premiered in Britain earlier in November, and might be launched in Italy on December 16.