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Chapter 1: The Hook

Chapter 1: The Hook

2022-06-0145:083

Eddie, an aspiring film industry trainer, gets a call from a powerful producer offering him the opportunity of a lifetime — a major film project, in Indonesia. But when Eddie gets to Jakarta, there is no movie. And after some friends back home do a little sleuthing, Eddie realizes that he's been pulled into something far bigger than just a little scam. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The Hollywood Con Queen scam is far bigger and more complicated than anyone recognized. Each victim seems to lead to five more victims, and the more Josh and Vanessa unpack this baffling con, the weirder things get. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Chapter 2: Heather

Chapter 2: Heather

2022-06-0144:15

Eddie wasn't the first person to fall into this fake movie trap. Not even close. Two years before Eddie got that call, Heather, a make-up artist in London, heard from a different producer, about a different movie, also in Indonesia. But Heather's trip was far more harrowing. She feared for her life. And her story pulls us deeper into the tangled web of the Hollywood Con Queen scam. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nicole, the private investigator, joins us inside the rabbit hole, and begins to chip away at some of the scammer's defenses. That work also uncovers one incredible secret. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The scam has a whole other set of victims — the female producers and studio execs who had their names and reputations damaged by the Con Queen. Josh goes to visit Deb Snyder, one of the biggest film producers in Hollywood, and finds that she has some very interesting things to share about our scammer. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Chapter 7: Ghosted

Chapter 7: Ghosted

2022-06-0135:20

With no sign of the case being resolved, and the Con Queen very much still racking up victims, the team decides to go hunting for this elusive scammer. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Chapter 6: Day Player

Chapter 6: Day Player

2022-06-0134:31

Just when you thought the Con Queen scam couldn't get any more mind-boggling, a new twist emerges — one that makes the depravity of this scammer abundantly clear. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
At long last, the team penetrates the scammer's inner circle — and zeroes in on the Con Queen's identity. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The hunt for the scammer continues, and frustration is at an all-time-high — until our team gets the big break it's been looking for. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
What makes con artists tick. In this special episode, we speak with author/journalist Maria Konnikova and psychoanalyst Alexander Stein. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Chapter 10.5: Epilogue

Chapter 10.5: Epilogue

2022-06-0129:161

An update on the arrest, plus two voices from Gobind's distant past speak up to help us understand this mysterious man. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Chapter 10: Curtain Call

Chapter 10: Curtain Call

2022-06-0147:441

Friends, classmates, even prison officials help us assemble a story of the Con Queen suspect that goes all the way back to his childhood. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The incredible true story of the Hollywood Con Queen scam, and the hunt for the sick mastermind behind it. With Josh Dean and Vanessa Grigoriadis. A production of Campside Media. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Want more Chameleon? Check out Chameleon: High Rollers - the stranger-than-fiction tale of a two-year FBI undercover sting in Las Vegas that went bust, with no one convicted of crimes. Hosted by Trevor  Aaronson. A production of Campside Media.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Chameleon: Wild Boys

Chameleon: Wild Boys

2022-06-0604:55

Looking for more Chameleon? Check out Chameleon: Wild Boys - In 2003, two half-starved brothers emerged from the wilderness, telling  an incredible story of survival. A small Canadian community took them  in. The only problem? The boys weren't who they said they were. Hosted  by Sam Mullins. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
When a small team of government investigators learns that ordinary  citizens all around the U.S. are losing their life savings to scam  callers, they go on the hunt for the shadowy multinational mob behind  the con, unraveling their plot from suburban Texas to the outskirts of  Singapore to a drab office complex in one of the largest cities in  India. In the latest season of Chameleon, host Yudhijit Bhattacharjee  retraces the steps of the cops and the crooks, and goes deep into the  Indian underworld looking for the masterminds who got away. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Comments (2)

A Ray

what did he gain? any $$$

Sep 20th
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Johnathan Bolt

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Aug 17th
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