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ABC “20:20” True Crime October 1 2021 Preview | “The Fake Heiress”
October 1 @ 22:00 - 23:00 EDT
This Friday (October 1, 2021), ABC “20/20” reports on a “Fake Heiress” who conned New York’s elite
This is a story about a woman who decided to be someone else, but it came at an enormous cost. The new 20/20 "The Fake Heiress" premieres Friday at 10/9c on @ABC. Stream next day on Hulu.https://t.co/q6gRMtfVNA pic.twitter.com/oHNgRj1Kre— 20/20 (@ABC2020) September 27, 2021
“20/20” reports on Anna Sorokin, whose story fascinated the world as her cons deceiving New York’s elite unraveled. Sorokin moved to New York City from Paris in 2013. And she decided to be someone else entirely, Anna Delvey. The highest social circles accepted her. Believing she was a German heiress worth millions until the facade came crashing down.
The episode dives into Sorokin’s schemes, including how she pulled them off. Along with her arrest and ultimate conviction of grand larceny and other charges.
ABC News’ “20/20” is an award-winning primetime program anchored by David Muir and Amy Robach. David Sloan is senior executive producer. Janice Johnston is executive producer.