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American Greed

Examining how far people will go to become rich. 

Crew:
Stacy Keach (Narrator)

7/3/15
05:00 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) CNBCWLD
7/4/15
12:00 AM
"Wild West Rip-Off"  A charismatic New Mexico real estate broker scams $75 million in a fake land investment program.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
7/4/15
04:00 AM
"The Art of the Steal; Folsom Felon"  A famous art dealer cons New York high society out of millions.  (Repeat) CNBC
7/4/15
05:00 AM
"Hedge Fund Imposter"  A superstar attorney impersonates an executive to bilk hedge funds out of millions.  (Repeat) CNBC
7/4/15
06:00 AM
"Credit Card Billing Scam"  A salesman racks up illegal credit card charges on thousands of customers.  (Repeat) CNBC
7/4/15
12:00 PM
"Wild West Rip-Off"  A charismatic New Mexico real estate broker scams $75 million in a fake land investment program.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
7/4/15
03:00 PM
"Union Bu$ter; The Fool's Gold"  Construction workers unwittingly foot the bill for Melissa King's lifestyle; a smooth-talking ladies-man creates a phony gold scheme.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
7/5/15
03:00 AM
"The Slaughterhouse"  The head of a kosher slaughterhouse uses unorthodox methods to make money.  (Repeat) CNBC
7/5/15
04:00 AM
"The Royal Scam: Kings of Counterfeit"  The $10 million king of counterfeit money lives it up.  (Repeat) CNBC
7/5/15
05:00 AM
"The Art of the Steal; Folsom Felon"  A famous art dealer cons New York high society out of millions.  (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.