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American Greed

Examining how far people will go to become rich. 

Crew:
Stacy Keach (Narrator)

8/30/15
11:00 PM
"In Harm's Way"  A US Military contractor loots his company of $190 million and goes on a wild spending spree, including a reported $10 million party for his teenage daughter and a $100,000 diamond-encrusted belt buckle.  (Repeat) CNBC
8/31/15
12:00 AM
"Hedge Fund Imposter"  A superstar attorney impersonates an executive to bilk hedge funds out of millions.  (Repeat) CNBC
8/31/15
01:00 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
8/31/15
03:00 AM
"Computer Hacker Masterminds"  Computer hacker Max Butler's online scheme which sold millions of stolen credit cards leads the feds on a year-long chase.  (Repeat) CNBC
8/31/15
08:00 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
8/31/15
02:00 PM
"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
8/31/15
05:00 PM
"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
9/1/15
08:00 AM
"Driven by Greed; Conned in the Caribbean"  One of the largest car scams in U.S. history takes investors for a ride; an offshore bank's promises are too good to be true.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
9/1/15
02:00 PM
"Driven by Greed; Conned in the Caribbean"  One of the largest car scams in U.S. history takes investors for a ride; an offshore bank's promises are too good to be true.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
9/1/15
05:00 PM
"Driven by Greed; Conned in the Caribbean"  One of the largest car scams in U.S. history takes investors for a ride; an offshore bank's promises are too good to be true.  (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.