The film, which was released on Friday (February 11), tells the true story of Anna Sorokin, who used the fake name Anna Delvey and scammed friends and businesses for large amounts of money by posing as a female. rich German heir.
Between 2013 and 2017, Sorokin solidified himself in New York performing arts, taking on huge debts at expensive hotels, and never taking out a credit card.
She was convicted in 2019 on multiple counts, including grand theft, and was released from prison in February 2021.
In Invented AnnaSorokin is played by Ozark stars Julia Garner, while the supporting cast includes Anna Chlumsky and Laverne Cox.
Filming began in October 2019 for the film, which is primarily set in New York. However, production experienced significant delays due to the pandemic, meaning some additional scenes were shot in Los Angeles.
Much of the action in Invented Anna takes place in New York City, with footage of major tourist attractions such as Times Square featured on the show.
One building that often appears on the show is the Church Missions House at 281 Park Avenue South, which Sorokin wants to use to host an ambitious art space called The Anna Delvey Foundation.
To try and make this happen, she spent years trying to get a loan of $22-35 million (£16-25 million), creating fraudulent financial documents and cashing out fake checks. .
The six-story building, which currently houses the New York Fotografiska museum, has a monumental appearance, distinctive spire, and is used for outdoor photography.
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Additional scenes were filmed at Bryant Park in Manhattan.
Sorokin enjoys a bohemian lifestyle, with Garner’s fake heir traveling everywhere from Ibiza to Paris.
When Sorokin visits Los Angeles on the show, she stays at the legendary Chateau Marmont on Sunset Boulevard. The Miami scene was filmed at the Passages treatment center.
In episode six, Sorokin travels to Marrakesh in Morocco and stays at a luxury hotel, filmed at the real-life Hotel La Mаmouniа on Bad Jdid Avenue in the city.
Invented Anna now available on Netflix. Read The Independentrating of here.
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