Watchmen star Jeremy Irons on Lady Gaga in Ridley Scott’s new film Gucci

Watchmen star Jeremy Irons has joined to join Lady Gaga and Star Wars actor Adam Driver in Ridley Scott’s new film Gucci.

The genuine wrongdoing dramatization, which depends on Sara G Forden’s book, The House of Gucci: A Sensational Story of Murder, Madness, Glamor, and Greed, tells the narrative of the murder of fashion house manager Maurizio Gucci, who was shot dead external his office in 1995.

Gucci’s ex-wife Patrizia Reggiani was sentenced for arranging his death in the wake of finding that he had an affair and served 18 years in jail prior to being released in 2016.

Irons, who played genius Adrian Veidt in HBO series Watchmen and has featured in various films including The Lion King and Justice League, has signed up to play Maurizio’s dad, Rodolfo Gucci, as per The Hollywood Reporter.

Irons is at present dealing with Netflix war thriller film Munich, in which he will play British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain, and he is likewise due to show up as Alfred Pennyworth again in Zack Snyder’s Justice League for HBO Max.

Marriage Story actor Driver will play Maurizio Gucci, while Lady Gaga is signed up to play Reggiani in her first film role since her Oscar-nominated turn in 2018’s A Star Is Born.

Jared Leto, Al Pacino and Jack Huston are additionally supposedly joined to the project.

Gucci is being produced by Ridley and Giannina Scott and Kevin Walsh and is presently due for release in November 2021.