Netflix Paid Anna Sorokin A Large Lump Sum To Adapt Her Story For Television In ‘Inventing Anna’ Series

She rose in notoriety among New York’s elite, claiming to be a German heiress with a 60 million trust fund fortune. Her story became national headlines in 2018 after New York Magazine ran a story about her plan to create a mixed use space by borrowing money from banks. During Sorokin’s life as a jet setter she obtained hundreds of thousands from her wealthy friends with the promise of paying them back–but never did. – Valerie Complex, Deadline Hollywood »