Inventing Anna

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Inventing Anna
GenreDrama
Created byShonda Rhimes
Based on"How Anna Delvey Tricked New York's Party People" by Jessica Pressler
Starring
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
Production
Executive producers
ProducerJessica Pressler
Production companyShondaland
Release
Original networkNetflix

Inventing Anna is an upcoming American drama streaming television miniseries created and produced by Shonda Rhimes, based on the New York article "How Anna Delvey Tricked New York's Party People" by Jessica Pressler. The series is set to premiere on Netflix on February 11, 2022.[1][2]

Cast and characters[edit]

Episodes[edit]

No.TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal release date [3]
1TBADavid Frankel[4]TBAFebruary 11, 2022 (2022-02-11)

Production[edit]

Development[edit]

In June 2018, it was announced Netflix and Shondaland had acquired the New York article "How Anna Delvey Tricked New York's Party People" by Jessica Pressler, turning it into a television series with Shonda Rhimes serving as producer and writer, alongside Betsy Beers.[5] David Frankel will direct and executive produce two episodes of the series, including the first.[4] The nine-episode miniseries is scheduled to premiere on February 11, 2022.[2]

Casting[edit]

In October 2019, Julia Garner, Anna Chlumsky, Katie Lowes, Laverne Cox, and Alexis Floyd joined the cast of the series.[6] Madeline Brewer was set to portray the role of Anna Delvey but had to pass due to scheduling conflicts.[7] In November 2019, Arian Moayed, Anders Holm, Anna Deavere Smith, Jeff Perry and Terry Kinney joined the cast of the series.[8] In February 2020, Jennifer Esposito joined the cast of the series.[9]

Filming[edit]

Principal photography began in New York and Los Angeles in October 2019.[10]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Andreeva, Nellie; Petski, Denise (July 20, 2018). "Shondaland Unveils Netflix Series Slate: 'The Warmth Of Other Suns', White House Drama 'The Residence', Ellen Pao Project, More". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved November 22, 2021.
  2. ^ a b Petski, Denise (November 22, 2021). "'Inventing Anna': Shondaland Netflix Series Gets Premiere Date, First-Look Teaser". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved November 22, 2021.
  3. ^ "Shows A-Z – Inventing Anna on Netflix". The Futon Critic. Retrieved November 23, 2021.
  4. ^ a b "NETFLIX AND SHONDALAND UNVEIL CAST OF LIMITED SERIES INVENTING ANNA". Netflix. October 31, 2019. Retrieved June 5, 2020.
  5. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (June 8, 2018). "Shonda Rhimes Sets Netflix Series Based On Anna Delvey". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved June 5, 2020.
  6. ^ Andreeva, Nellie; Petski, Denise (October 31, 2019). "Anna Chlumsky & Julia Garner Among 5 Cast In Shonda Rhimes' Netflix Series Based On Anna Delvey". Retrieved June 5, 2020.
  7. ^ Kroll, Justin (November 1, 2019). "Madeline Brewer and Keean Johnson to Star in Hulu's 'The Ultimate Playlist of Noise'". Variety. Retrieved June 5, 2020.
  8. ^ Otterson, Joe (November 7, 2019). "Shonda Rhimes' Anna Delvey Series at Netflix Adds Five More to Cast". Retrieved June 5, 2020.
  9. ^ Andreeva, Nellie; Petski, Denise (February 5, 2020). "Jennifer Esposito Joins Shonda Rhimes' Netflix Series 'Inventing Anna'". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved June 5, 2020.
  10. ^ "Filming in October: Upcoming Series 'Inventing Anna' in New York". Production List. October 16, 2019. Retrieved June 5, 2020.

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