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American Greed

"$udden Death; Hip Hop Hustle"

A successful financial advisor's world crumbles under a multi-million dollar scam; a Chicago-area rapper convinces a local businessman that he's got a new gig that doesn't exist.  (Repeat)

Sat 9/5 12:00 AM  CNBC
Duration: 1 hour
No Rating
Crime Drama, News Magazine, Drama, News and Business

Crew:
Stacy Keach (Narrator)

9/2/15
02:00 PM
"Robbing Hollywood's A-List; Soaking the Rich at Auction"  Money manager Dana Giacchetto misuses funds from his famous clients; A. Alfred Taubman discusses the price-fixing scandal at two famous auction houses.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
9/2/15
05:00 PM
"Robbing Hollywood's A-List; Soaking the Rich at Auction"  Money manager Dana Giacchetto misuses funds from his famous clients; A. Alfred Taubman discusses the price-fixing scandal at two famous auction houses.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
9/3/15
02:00 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
9/3/15
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
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.