The Hollywood Connection to a Billion Dollar Malaysian Embezzlement Scandal

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Wednesday, the Justice Department took action to seize assets worth a billion dollars, including a few posh Los Angeles homes, a Beverly Hills hotel, and a stake in the Oscar winning film “The Wolf of Wall Street.”  The lavish properties were allegedly purchased with money stolen from a public fund in Malaysia. Following the money, led the Feds on a trail to Leonardo DiCaprio and Martin Scorsese.

Credits

Guest:
Kim Masters - editor-at-large of The Hollywood Reporter, and host of KCRW's “The Business.” - @kimmasters

Host:
Madeleine Brand

Producers:
Matt Holzman, Anna Scott, Jolie Myers, Christian Bordal, Sarah Sweeney