13 Celebrities That Were Scammed Out of Millions
Fame, wealth, and a significant circle of friends make celebrities lives seem carefree and perfect. Unfortunately, celebrities are not immune to hardships – including falling victim to scammers. Here are thirteen celebrities who were scammed out of millions.
Spielberg, one of the world’s paramount directors, is responsible for hits including Jurassic Park, E.T., and Indiana Jones. In addition to directing, he also co-founded DreamWorks Studios. Thinking he was making a smart investing decision, Spielburg invested money from his Wunderkinder Foundation with Bernie Madoff. When Madoff’s ponzi scheme was revealed, it had already caused too much financial destruction and Spielberg had to shut down the foundation. Amount lost: undisclosed