"Producer" Scum. A list of some of the worst!
The Entertainment Industry attracts some of the most vile frauds.
Here is our scumbag list - updated periodically.
Louis Soteriou, the "silent partner" in a $28 million film project that defrauded hundreds of Vermont investors by an estimated $9 million over 10 years, apologized for his role in the crime Monday but said he still believes the film someday can make back the money the investors lost. "No matter what I say, words cannot take away the financial loss that everyone encountered," Soteriou said shortly before being sentenced to seven years in prison by U.S. District Court Judge Christina Reiss.
|Chris Mallick - "ePassporte Scam". |
Oxymoron Entertainment Inc.
A San Clemente investment company
was involved in a movie scam which saw 9 defendants being charged with fraud.
The 33 count indictment, filed June 15, 2011, focuses on Q Media Assets LLC, an independent movie company operated by Michael D Sellers, a former CIA operative who had already pleaded guilty and is identified in the indictment as ‘co-conspirator one.
The US Department of Justice nabbed all the fraudsters for their scheme of defrauding people and collecting $9 million. 250 people were scammed of their money in the name of 2 movies that were damp squibs at the box office.