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American Greed

Examining how far people will go to become rich. 

Crew:
Stacy Keach (Narrator)

4/19/15
03:00 AM
"Raffaello Follieri"  An Italian real estate developer romances a Hollywood starlet and misappropriates investor funds.  (Repeat) CNBC
4/19/15
04:00 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
4/19/15
05:00 AM
"Suicide Is Painless"  Hedge-fund manager Samuel Israel III fakes his own death after defrauding investors of more than $450 million.  (Repeat) CNBC
4/19/15
10:00 AM
"The Mad Max of Wall Street"  A short seller uses secret government information to make millions of dollars in a trading scam.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
4/19/15
01:00 PM
"Two Brothers, Two Murders: The Kissel Case"  The murders of the Kissel brothers and the ensuing sensational case that followed.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
4/19/15
05:00 PM
"Skin Doctor Takes His Cut; Revolutionary Guru of Greed"  Dermatologist Michael Rosin is caught performing dozens of unnecessary surgeries on the elderly; Marc Harris is accused on managing a classic Ponzi scheme.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
4/20/15
01:00 AM
"Shipwrecked"  A clever con man scams millions using a wet and wild fraud in the city of Grand Rapids, Mich.  (Repeat) CNBC
4/20/15
03:00 AM
"The Black Widows"  Two elderly California women befriend homeless men, then kill them to collect insurance money.  (Repeat) CNBC
4/20/15
08:00 AM
"A Scam Exposed: Strippers and Insider Trading; Economan: Superthief"  Brokers David Pajcin and Gene Plotkin mastermind a $7 million insider trading scheme; con man Al Parish.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
4/20/15
02:00 PM
"A Scam Exposed: Strippers and Insider Trading; Economan: Superthief"  Brokers David Pajcin and Gene Plotkin mastermind a $7 million insider trading scheme; con man Al Parish.  (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.