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American Greed

Examining how far people will go to become rich. 

Crew:
Stacy Keach (Narrator)

5/29/15
05:00 PM
"Kenneth Starr: Naked Greed: Celebrity Scam Artist"  An accountant to stars mismanages clients' money, pockets millions and marries an exotic dancer.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
5/29/15
08:00 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) CNBC
5/29/15
09:00 PM
"The Cunning Cowgirl Crook; Dollars For Dumps"  A small town comptroller steals $53 million from her city to fund a horse-breeding empire; a crooked real estate developer lures victims to his phony residential oases.  (Repeat) CNBC
5/29/15
10:00 PM
"The Cash King"  A man sets his sights on strip clubs, real estate, Iraqi currency, diamonds and even mind control technology.  (Repeat) CNBC
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
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.