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American Greed

Examining how far people will go to become rich. 

Crew:
Stacy Keach (Narrator)

3/5/15
09:00 PM
"A Widow's Web"  A couples life unravels in a fury of greed and hate when one of them ends up dead.  (Repeat) CNBC
3/5/15
10:00 PM
"The Real Wolf of Wall Street"  Stockbroker Jordan Belfort pleads guilty to fraud and does jail time; Belfort gets a Hollywood makeover.  CNBC
3/5/15
11:00 PM
"Lights! Camera! Fraud!"  An independent film spins out of control when a filmmaker's silent partner and spiritual guru helps himself to investor funds.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
3/6/15
12:00 AM
"Nicholas Cosmo: All Interest, No Return"  Nicholas Cosmo pleads guilty to federal mail fraud and wire fraud in 2009 for his involvement in a Ponzi scheme that resulted in losses of more than $195 million.  (Repeat) CNBC
3/6/15
01:00 AM
"The Real Wolf of Wall Street"  Stockbroker Jordan Belfort pleads guilty to fraud and does jail time; Belfort gets a Hollywood makeover.  (Repeat) CNBC
3/6/15
08:00 AM
"The Car Con"  Brothers Darain and Cory Atkinson start a business selling vehicle service contracts, but the warranties prove worthless and the brothers pocket millions.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
3/6/15
02:00 PM
"The Car Con"  Brothers Darain and Cory Atkinson start a business selling vehicle service contracts, but the warranties prove worthless and the brothers pocket millions.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
3/6/15
05:00 PM
"The Car Con"  Brothers Darain and Cory Atkinson start a business selling vehicle service contracts, but the warranties prove worthless and the brothers pocket millions.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
3/7/15
12:00 AM
"The Falcon and the Con Man"  A man attempts suicide and confesses to an extraordinary fraud that he perpetrated for the past two decades at a leading commodity futures brokerage.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
3/7/15
12:00 AM
"A Wolf in Priest's Clothing"  A man concocts a $50 million phony international real estate scheme spending millions on his own lavish lifestyle.  (Repeat) CNBC
American Greed

Premise
Stacy Keach narrates this dissection of the dark side of the American Dream, a survey of how far some people go to become rich, no matter the cost to themselves and those around them. Real-life cases are reviewed and involve such criminal activity as credit card scams, identity theft, counterfeiting and Ponzi schemes.

Current cast
Stacy Keach

Program data from Tribune Media Services, Inc.