It’s a tale that reads more like a plotline from Gossip Girl than an incident from real life. We’re of course talking about the story of Anna Sorokin—or Anna Delvey as she was known to the New York socialites she swindled. And while we may not have wished for an onscreen reimagining, we were right. Netflix’s adaptation of this story has made for some truly captivating television. We gobbled down Inventing Anna and now, we’re desperate for more.
So if like us, you inhaled Julia Garner’s portrayal of the scammer of the century, then we’re bringing you a list of 6 shows like Inventing Anna to queue next.
Riveted by a bit of white collar crime? Look no further than the story of Elizabeth Holmes and her company Theranos. Once crowned the world’s youngest self-made female billionaire, The Dropout on Disney+ follows her subsequent downfall mirroring the podcast of the same name. Amanda Seyfried offers up a convincing and sometimes eerie Holmes, one that perfectly captures the tension between the American Dream, healthcare and late-stage capitalism.
Anna Sorokin may have run off with the ‘scammer of the century’ title, but it’ll take a handful more documentaries to make us forget about the fiasco that was Fyre Festival. Endorsed by models like Em Ratajkowski, Kendall Jenner, Bella Hadid and more, Fyre was marketed to be festival experience of a lifetime. Punters would be partying on Exuma in the Bahamas with celebrities, eating food catered by…