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Yes, The Shirtless Photo Of Andrew Cunanan From "The Assassination Of Gianni Versace" Is Real

The picture appears in Cunanan's high school yearbook.

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If you're watching The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story, you know that Darren Criss is giving the performance of his career as serial killer Andrew Cunanan.


The series chronicles Cunanan's string of cross-country murders, committed from April through July 1997. The spree ended with Cunanan shooting Italian fashion designer Gianni Versace on the steps of his residence in Miami Beach on July 15, 1997.

It's hard to parse out verifiable facts from fiction within the series, as it's an unauthorized retelling of events based on journalist Maureen Orth’s nonfiction book, Vulgar Favors. The Versace family issued a statement calling the show "a work of fiction."