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American Greed

Examining how far people will go to become rich. 

Crew:
Stacy Keach (Narrator)

7/1/15
05:00 PM
"Windy City Wipeout; Miami Burn"  Chicago business partners steal millions; an investment scheme that causes financial ruin.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
7/2/15
08:00 AM
"Dealing in Deceit"  San Francisco entrepreneur Samuel Mouli Cohen starts an Internet music company and fraudulently takes in $31 million from celebrities, investors and a charity dedicated to help the poor.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
7/2/15
02:00 PM
"Dealing in Deceit"  San Francisco entrepreneur Samuel Mouli Cohen starts an Internet music company and fraudulently takes in $31 million from celebrities, investors and a charity dedicated to help the poor.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
7/2/15
05:00 PM
"Dealing in Deceit"  San Francisco entrepreneur Samuel Mouli Cohen starts an Internet music company and fraudulently takes in $31 million from celebrities, investors and a charity dedicated to help the poor.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
7/3/15
04:00 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
7/3/15
05:00 AM
"The Playboy of Indiana"  A man with a multimillion-dollar yacht, 80 sports cars and a Playboy magazine model girlfriend runs a $200 million fraud.  (Repeat) CNBC
7/3/15
06:00 AM
"Ea$y Being Green"  A con man runs a fake green energy business and collects millions by scamming major corporations; a notorious cat burglar steals sterling silver in America's most expensive ZIP codes.  (Repeat) CNBC
7/3/15
07:00 AM
"A Widow's Web"  A couples life unravels in a fury of greed and hate when one of them ends up dead.  (Repeat) CNBC
7/3/15
08:00 AM
"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
7/3/15
08:00 AM
"The Cash King"  A man sets his sights on strip clubs, real estate, Iraqi currency, diamonds and even mind control technology.  (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.