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American Greed

Examining how far people will go to become rich. 

Crew:
Stacy Keach (Narrator)

5/22/15
05:00 PM
"The Royal Scam: Kings of Counterfeit"  The $10 million king of counterfeit money lives it up.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
5/22/15
07:00 PM
"Tri Energy"  An international diplomat brokers a fake gold deal to fund his dreams of stardom.  (Repeat) CNBC
5/22/15
08:00 PM
"The Lady Killer"  A Florida man wins millions in the lottery then disappears.  (Repeat) CNBC
5/22/15
09:00 PM
"Suicide Is Painless"  Hedge-fund manager Samuel Israel III fakes his own death after defrauding investors of more than $450 million.  (Repeat) CNBC
5/22/15
10:00 PM
"Wild West Rip-Off"  A charismatic New Mexico real estate broker scams $75 million in a fake land investment program.  (Repeat) CNBC
5/22/15
11:00 PM
"The Wealth Builder Club"  The son of a preacher bilks believers out of nearly $65 million promising huge returns for short-term investments.  (Repeat) CNBC
5/23/15
12:00 AM
"Scott Rothstein"  A high-flying Florida lawyer steals billions to fuel his lifestyle.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
5/23/15
12:00 AM
"Shawn Merriman: The Mormon Madoff"  Shawn Merriman pleads guilty to mail fraud and is sentenced to more than 12 years in prison.  (Repeat) CNBC
5/23/15
01:00 AM
"Troy A. Titus: Financial Guru Gone Bad"  An "asset protection" guru steals millions from the famous, elderly and sick.  (Repeat) CNBC
5/23/15
12:00 PM
"Scott Rothstein"  A high-flying Florida lawyer steals billions to fuel his lifestyle.  (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.