Bonus: The Chess Champion
June 25, 2019
Episode 02: The Match
July 20, 2019
SEASON 03 // EPISODE 01
THE SOCIALITE

Anna Delvey / Kari Ferrell

A Russian-born con artist posing as a wealthy German heiress scams businesses and acquaintances in an attempt to develop her own art foundation in New York.

Prelude: Kari Ferrell's Brooklyn exploits earn her the nickname "The Hipster Grifter".


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Performed by Trevor Howard (The Lungs )


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A Russian-born con artist posing as a wealthy German heiress scams businesses and acquaintances in an attempt to develop her own art foundation in New York. // Prelude: Kari Ferrell’s Brooklyn exploits earn her the nickname “The Hipster Grifter”.