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American Greed

Examining how far people will go to become rich. 

Crew:
Stacy Keach (Narrator)

8/30/15
05:00 PM
"Fraud in Cyberspace"  Convict Barry Watson steals from his computer networking business.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
8/30/15
08:00 PM
"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
8/30/15
09:00 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
8/30/15
10:00 PM
"The Car Con"  Brothers Darain and Cory Atkinson start a business selling vehicle service contracts, but the warranties prove worthless and the brothers pocket millions.  (Repeat) CNBC
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
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.