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American Greed

Examining how far people will go to become rich. 

Crew:
Stacy Keach (Narrator)

4/2/15
08:00 AM
"Stealing $$$ From Scientologists; The Art of Fraud"  Reed Slatkin scams wealthy investors by running one of the largest Ponzi schemes in American history; con artist Vilas Likhite sells fake artworks.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
4/2/15
02:00 PM
"Stealing $$$ From Scientologists; The Art of Fraud"  Reed Slatkin scams wealthy investors by running one of the largest Ponzi schemes in American history; con artist Vilas Likhite sells fake artworks.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
4/2/15
05:00 PM
"Stealing $$$ From Scientologists; The Art of Fraud"  Reed Slatkin scams wealthy investors by running one of the largest Ponzi schemes in American history; con artist Vilas Likhite sells fake artworks.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
4/2/15
06:00 PM
"Stockbroker Steals From Clients; Builds Harem"  Martin Frankel pleads guilty to fraud and racketeering.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
4/2/15
07:00 PM
"The Real Wolf of Wall Street"  Stockbroker Jordan Belfort pleads guilty to fraud and does jail time; Belfort gets a Hollywood makeover.  (Repeat) CNBC
4/2/15
09:00 PM
"When Greed and Giving Collide; Confessions of a Con Man"  Foundation for New Era Philanthropy; investment-fraud case.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
4/2/15
09:00 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) CNBC
4/2/15
10:00 PM
"The Royal Scam: Kings of Counterfeit"  The $10 million king of counterfeit money lives it up.  (Repeat) CNBC
4/2/15
11:00 PM
"Sholam Weiss"  Man responsible for the largest insurance scam in history.  (Repeat) CNBC
4/3/15
12:00 AM
"Unsolved: $300 Million Art Heist; Preying on Faith"  The Gardner Museum art theft; evangelist Abraham Kennard scams small, black churches and charitable organizations out of millions of dollars.  (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.