Who is Jessica Pressler? Age, Meet her Husband Benjamin Wallace, Family, Net Worth, Child, Wiki

Who is Jessica Pressler? Age, Meet her Husband Benjamin Wallace, Family, Net Worth, Child, Wiki

Jessica Pressler is a contributing editor at New York magazine and an American journalist.

Her 2015 piece “The Hustlers at Scores” received a National Magazine Award nomination and was adapted into a feature film called Hustlers in 2019.

How did Jessica Pressler’s exposé “How Anna Delvey Fooled New York’s Party People” make it up on Netflix?

JESSICA Pressler is a New York Magazine journalist who chronicled the rise and fall of con artist Anna Delvey, as depicted in the new Netflix series Inventing Anna.

This isn’t, however, the first time this journalist’s work has been converted for the cinema. Here’s where you can learn more about her.

In 2018, Pressler published the now-famous piece How Anna Delvey Fooled New York’s Party People.

The article covers the story of Anna Delvey, whose true name is Anna Sorokin, and how she swindled her way into becoming involved in New York’s elite circles by pretending to be a rich German-born heiress.

The real-life story, however, was far from the truth, and she was a 20-year-old thief who was eventually convicted of theft and fraud.

She received hundreds of calls after the piece was published, many attempting to option the story.

Shonda Rhimes was chosen by Pressler to direct her investigative article into the world of television.

“When I had the call with Shonda, that was the calmest phone call I’d ever had,” she said at the time of her decision to choose Shondaland.

“It was a very relieving feeling I had. And saying yes to Shonda made it so much easier to say no to all the others because when I told them who I was going with, no one was mad about that. Because it’s SHONDA.

Inventing Anna premiered on Netflix on February 11, 2022, and chronicles the events during the years 2013 to 2017.

Jessica Pressler Age, Family, Early Life

Jessica Pressler is from Marblehead, USA. She is an American by nationality and currently lives in Queens. Not much is known about her date of birth, she is assumed to be in her mid-40s.

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The details of the parents of her remain under review for now.

Jessica Pressler Net worth, How much does she earn?

Jessica Pressler is a very well-known journalist and is praised for her articles.

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She has a good income and her net worth is estimated to be around $1 million.

Jessica Pressler’s Career, What is her profession?

After working as a staff writer at Philadelphia magazine and as a freelancer for celebrity magazines, Pressler became the co-editor of New York magazine’s Daily Intel blog in 2007. She has written extensively about “the culture of wealth and money” in New York, interviewing Wall Street CEOs including Goldman Sachs’ Lloyd Blankfein and AIG’s Robert Benmosche about their companies’ roles in the 2008 financial crisis.

Lynn Tilton and Anthony Scaramucci, both from New York, have been covered by Pressler. Her feature articles on the Chris Burch-Tory Burch conflict and the Silicon Valley startup culture have appeared in The Best Business Writing editions.

In 2014, Pressler published a story about a Stuyvesant High School student who supposedly gained $72 million trading stocks, which turned out to be false. After the student admitted he “fabricated the whole thing up,” Bloomberg News revoked a job offer made to her for their investigative team.

Pressler wrote an article for New York on December 28, 2015, called “The Hustlers at Scores,” about strippers who cheated their clients out of money. In 2016, she received a nomination for a National Magazine Award.

In February 2016, a group of producers led by Will Ferrell “snapped up” the film rights. Gloria Sanchez Productions converted the story into a film called Hustlers, starring Keke Palmer, Constance Wu, and Jennifer Lopez, with Julia Stiles as “Elizabeth,” a fictionalized version of Pressler. In 2019, the film was released.

In 2018, she penned a narrative about New York City high society thief Anna Sorokin, which Netflix and Shonda Rhimes turned into a series.

GQ, Elle, Esquire, and Smithsonian have all published Pressler’s work.

She was a regular Gossip Girl episode recap writer for the Vulture website, and she appeared in one of the show’s episodes as a New York magazine editor.

Where did she attend her High school and University?

Talking about the educational background of Jessica, She worked for Philadelphia magazine and Philadelphia Weekly after graduating from Temple University in Philadelphia.

She came to New York City in 2005 and has subsequently been published in many editions of Columbia Journalism School’s Best Business Writing anthologies.

Who is Jessica Pressler Husband?

Jessica Pressler is a married woman. She is married to her husband, Benjamin Wallace.

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Benjamin Wallace is an author who has worried well-known books such as The Billionaire’s vinegar.

Is she available on any social media platforms?

Jessica Pressler is on Instagram with 5.3K+ followers. She is available as @presslerj.

On Twitter, she is verified as presslerj with 17.6K+ followers.

Body Appearance of Jessica Pressler‘s Height, Weight

HeightN / A
Hair colorBrunette  
Eye colorHazel
WeightN / A
Body typeFit
 Sexual orientationStraight

Interesting facts about Jessica Pressler’s which you should be knows

Zodiac signN / A
Relationship statusMarried
PartnerBenjamin Wallace