Anna‘. Shondaland’s new project on Netflix arrives in 2022 with a story based on a real-life scandal that hit the bulging pockets of New York’s elite. It will shine the Emmy winner Julia Garner seen in “Ozark” and the movie “The Assistant“.
After making history with ‘ Grey’s Anatomy ‘, one of the greatest medical series in television history and bursting with ‘streaming’ with the romantic ‘The Bridgertons, one of Netflix’s latest phenomena, Rhimes returns to the loaded with another addictive tale full of mystery. We collect here everything we know about the release date, synopsis and cast. We keep an eye on all the news!
Inventing Anna: release date
With only the first images and confirmations on the table, there is no release date for ‘Inventing Anna’ yet. What we do know is that it will be released worldwide in 2022 probably in the first quarter of the year. The writing team of this new series based on real events consists of: Shonda Rhimes, Matt Byrne, Jess Brownell, Abby Ajayic and Nick Nardinic and has Shonda Rhimes, Betsy Beers, David Frankel as executive producers. It will be directed by David Frankel, Tom Verica, Daisy by Scherler Mayer, Ellen Kuras and Nzingha Stewart.
Inventing Anna: story
The series was inspired by an article published in New York Magazine entitled: “How Anna Delvey Cheated on New York’s Partygoers”. the author Jessica Pressler who is also producer of ‘Inventing Anna’ has released an absolutely fascinating story to the world and also absolutely real.
The story, as reported by Netflix, follows “a journalist with a lot to prove, Vivian (Anna Chlumsky) covering the case of Anna Delvey (Julia Garner) the legendary German heiress to Instagram, who stole the hearts of the social landscape. from New York…and her money too. But is Anna the biggest con man in New York, or is she just the new portrait of the American dream? Anna and the journalist form a dark and fun love-hate relationship as Anna awaits trial and the reporter battles against the clock to answer the biggest question in New York society: who is Anna Delvey?
Inventing Anna: Cast
The cast is led by Anna Chlumsky who plays journalist Vivian, and we’ve seen her before in the fun multi-award-winning “Veep.” Although some will also remember that she was just a girl in the classic ‘My girl’, one of those movies to cry a lot. She is accompanied as the main character by Julia Garner who plays the mysterious heiress Anna Delvey. Garner won an Emmy Award for her performance in ‘Ozark’‘ also on Netflix, and we recently saw her star in the drama ‘The Assistant’.
The cast is completed by Arian Moayed (‘Succession’), Alexis Floyd (The bold type), Anders Holm (Dear…single), Terry Kinney (billions), Katie Lowes (‘Scandal) Jeff Perry (‘Scandal’), Anna Deavere Smith (Here and Now) and Laverne Cox (Orange is the new black).
Inventing Anna: Trailer and Images
We’ve already seen some official images circulated by this article, and that makes us wait a long time for the premiere on Netflix. However at the moment there is no official trailer. We will be alert!
— shonda rhymes (@shondarhimes) October 25, 2021