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American Greed

Examining how far people will go to become rich. 

Crew:
Stacy Keach (Narrator)

9/3/15
05:00 PM
"The Bonnie and Clyde of Mortgage Fraud"  A dishonest mortgage broker and a single mother team up to reap millions in the real-estate market.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
9/4/15
08:00 AM
"Boy Band Bandit: Lou Pearlman's $500 Million Ponzi"  Boy band mogul, Lou Pearlman, used his music business success to attract money into is fraudulent investment program.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
9/4/15
02:00 PM
"Boy Band Bandit: Lou Pearlman's $500 Million Ponzi"  Boy band mogul, Lou Pearlman, used his music business success to attract money into is fraudulent investment program.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
9/4/15
05:00 PM
"Boy Band Bandit: Lou Pearlman's $500 Million Ponzi"  Boy band mogul, Lou Pearlman, used his music business success to attract money into is fraudulent investment program.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
9/4/15
07:00 PM
"'Vintage' Wine Fraud"  A counterfeit wine dealer dominates the fine wine scene, making millions selling his cheap basement blends through elite auction houses.  (Repeat) CNBC
9/4/15
08:00 PM
"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) CNBC
9/4/15
09:00 PM
"Deadly Payout"  A trio of Texas conmen score $100 million by telling investors there's big money in the life settlement insurance business.  (Repeat) CNBC
9/4/15
10:00 PM
"Talk Radio Takedown"  Trevor Cook runs an investment fund and solicits $190 million from U.S. investors that heard his message through talk radio.  (Repeat) CNBC
9/4/15
11:00 PM
"The Playboy of Indiana"  A man with a multimillion-dollar yacht, 80 sports cars and a Playboy magazine model girlfriend runs a $200 million fraud.  (Repeat) CNBC
9/5/15
12:00 AM
"Party's Over: Tyco's Kozlowski"  Former Tyco CEO Dennis Kozlowski, who was convicted of misappropriating company funds, gives an interview from prison.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
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.