Netflix has unveiled the trailer to its latest true-crime documentary titled, “The Tinder Swindler”
Based on real life events, the revenge thriller tells the story of Israeli conman, Shimon Hayut, who allegedly scammed women out of hundreds of thousands of dollars by posing as Simon Leviev, the son of the billionaire diamond mine owner, Lev Leviev.
According to Variety, Hayut used his charm to target women from Norway, Finland, and Denmark on the popular dating app, Tinder, tricking his victims into handing him over huge sums of money under false pretences.
Directed by Felicity Morris and produced by Bernie Higgins(Don’t F**ck With Cats), the new documentary focuses on three of his victims; Cecilie Fjellhoy, Pernilla Sjoholm and Ayleen Charlotte, who set out to uncover his true identity and bring him to justice.
The Tinder Swindler debuts on Netflix on February 2, 2022.
Watch trailer below.