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American Greed

Examining how far people will go to become rich. 

Crew:
Stacy Keach (Narrator)

7/5/15
10:00 AM
"Windy City Wipeout; Miami Burn"  Chicago business partners steal millions; an investment scheme that causes financial ruin.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
7/5/15
01:00 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
7/5/15
05:00 PM
"Talk Radio Takedown"  Trevor Cook runs an investment fund and solicits $190 million from U.S. investors that heard his message through talk radio.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
7/5/15
07:00 PM
"Rapper$ Delight"  A former bank robber makes millions by promoting musicians.  (Repeat) CNBC
7/5/15
08:00 PM
"The Royal Scam: Kings of Counterfeit"  The $10 million king of counterfeit money lives it up.  (Repeat) CNBC
7/5/15
09:00 PM
"The Art of the Steal; Folsom Felon"  A famous art dealer cons New York high society out of millions.  (Repeat) CNBC
7/5/15
10:00 PM
"Lights! Camera! Fraud!"  An independent film spins out of control when a filmmaker's silent partner and spiritual guru helps himself to investor funds.  (Repeat) CNBC
7/5/15
11:00 PM
"Robert McLean"  A country boy heads down a deadly path, stealing millions to fund his favorite causes.  (Repeat) CNBC
7/6/15
12:00 AM
"Alberto Vilar and William Del Biaggio"  A rising business star buys an NHL team with stolen money.  (Repeat) CNBC
7/6/15
01:00 AM
"$200 Million Medical Settlement Scam"  Multimillion-dollar settlement for ailing Fen-phen users hijacked by their attorneys.  (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.