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American Greed

Examining how far people will go to become rich. 

Crew:
Stacy Keach (Narrator)

5/29/15
11:00 PM
"Loan Scam: Money for Nothing/Hawaiian Punched: Fraud in Paradise"  A sting operation brings down a Denver businessman; a charismatic con man uses the promise of huge returns to put $30 million in his own pocket.  (Repeat) CNBC
5/30/15
12:00 AM
"The Art of the Steal; Folsom Felon"  A famous art dealer cons New York high society out of millions.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
5/30/15
12:00 AM
"Fine Art: A Portrait of Fraud"  Viewers tune in to watch a live auction show that turns out to be nothing more than con artists selling fake art.  (Repeat) CNBC
5/30/15
01:00 AM
"A Con Man's Deadly Revenge"  A man and his brothers run a massive $40 million rare coin con until they're caught and embark on a grisly revenge plan.  (Repeat) CNBC
5/30/15
04:00 AM
"Raffaello Follieri"  An Italian real estate developer romances a Hollywood starlet and misappropriates investor funds.  (Repeat) CNBC
5/30/15
05:00 AM
"The Mad Max of Wall Street"  A short seller uses secret government information to make millions of dollars in a trading scam.  (Repeat) CNBC
5/30/15
12:00 PM
"The Art of the Steal; Folsom Felon"  A famous art dealer cons New York high society out of millions.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
5/30/15
03:00 PM
"Hedge Fund Imposter"  A superstar attorney impersonates an executive to bilk hedge funds out of millions.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
5/30/15
07:00 PM
"Detroit 'Crime Boss' Mayor"  A former Detroit mayor and his friends extort city contractors, abuse public funds and turn the mayor's office into their own cash-making machine.  (Repeat) CNBC
5/30/15
08:00 PM
"Wild West Rip-Off"  A charismatic New Mexico real estate broker scams $75 million in a fake land investment program.  (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.