Anna Delvey Hasn’t Spoken to Rachel Williams Post-Lawsuit

Anna Delvey-Sorokin.
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All previously. Anna Delvey isn’t nonetheless mates with Rachel DeLoache Williams — and she or he’s not desirous about her lawsuit over Inventing Anna.

“I didn’t watch the present, however I feel it’s a really well-founded, very well-sourced portrayal,” the Russia native, 31, completely advised Us Weekly on Tuesday, October 25. “I frankly don’t care.”

Earlier this yr, Williams, 34, sued Netflix over her depiction in Inventing Anna, which starred Julia Garner as Delvey. “Netflix made a deliberate determination for dramatic functions to indicate Williams doing or saying issues within the sequence which painting her as a grasping, snobbish, disloyal, dishonest, cowardly, manipulative and opportunistic particular person,” the previous Self-importance Honest photograph editor, who was performed by Katie Lowes, alleged in her lawsuit.

In 2019, Williams printed My Pal Anna: The True Story of a Pretend Heiress, wherein she detailed her friendship with Delvey, whose actual title is Anna Sorokin. The photographer accused her former pal of conning her out of $62,000, reported her to the authorities and later testified towards her in court docket.

Delvey, for her half, stated she “completely” hasn’t spoken to Williams since earlier than she was incarcerated. The previous Purple intern was sentenced to 4 to 12 years in jail in April 2019 after she was convicted of grand larceny, larceny within the second diploma and theft of providers. After her February 2021 launch, she spent 18 months in an immigration detention facility for overstaying her visa.

Now on home arrest in New York Metropolis, Delvey stated that she’s now centered on the longer term. “I’m engaged on a podcast, a ebook,” she advised Us, including that her art work is obtainable on the market at Founders Artwork Membership. “I’m going to see what I’m going to do with my artwork and I’ve higher provides now. I’ve some canvases and totally different colours, and I’m trying into choices of establishing a legislation apprenticeship since I do know a lot now.”

Delvey defined that her apprenticeship can be “type of” just like the one Kim Kardashian is doing, although she famous that the Skims cofounder, 42, didn’t instantly encourage her.

“We positively have totally different causes,” stated Delvey, including that she desires to concentrate on immigration and felony finance. “I’ve been via it myself, so I feel that’s why I’ve a bit bit extra of an insider perspective. [Kim’s] circumstances are extra on simply convictions and lifers. … Her focus appears to be extra excessive circumstances, like whenever you get 30 years for one thing.”

Within the meantime, nonetheless, Delvey plans to compensate for a few of the TV she missed whereas in detention.

“I’ve not watched something in any respect but, however I’m going to look at The Dropout,” she advised Us, referring to the Hulu sequence about Elizabeth Holmes, who was convicted of fraud earlier this yr. “I’m going to look at The Queen’s Gambit, Succession and Billions. And Blonde. Succession and Billions I used to look at it earlier than I used to be in jail, and The Dropout, I might simply love to look at it.”

With reporting by Diana Cooper