Inventing Anna follows the true story of Anna Sorokin, who was imprisoned in 2019 on multiple accounts, including second-degree larceny (theft of personal property). She’s better known as Anna Delvey, the fake name she used between 2013 and 2017, while she pretended to be a German heiress and scammed hundreds of thousands of dollars out of businesses and wealthy individuals.
In 2018, Netflix bought the New York article “How Anna Delvey Tricked New York’s Party People” by Jessica Pressler, and began work to make it into a TV show.
Anna Delvey Net Worth: What Is Anna Delvey’s Net Worth?
After paying back her victims and legal fees, Anna is maybe left with $22,000. It’s unclear what the terms of her deal with Netflix are, but it’s possible she could make more money off of her infamy in the future.
How Much Money Did Anna Delvey Steal?
Anna stole an estimated $275,000 from her friends, businesses, and hotels. She also tried to get a $22 million loan from a bank at one point but was unsuccessful.
How Much Did Anna Delvey Make From Selling Her Story?
Anna made $320,000 from Netflix for the right to turn her life story into a TV series. But that got a little complicated.