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HBO Once Paid James Gandolfini $3 Million NOT To Appear On "The Office"

HBO Once Paid James Gandolfini $3 Million NOT To Appear On "The Office"

22 Jul 2021 @ 4AM PDT

"The Sopranos" ended in 2007, but HBO was evidently very interested in Gandolfini staying away from regular series roles even years later, since according to "Sopranos" alum Steve Schirripa.

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AMC Reaches $200 Million "Walking Dead" Lawsuit Settlement With Talent Agency And Producer Frank Darabont

AMC Reaches $200 Million "Walking Dead" Lawsuit Settlement With Talent Agency And Producer Frank Darabont

21 Jul 2021 @ 4AM PDT

Frank Darabont created "The Walking Dead" for AMC in 2010. He was fired a year later. In 2013 he sued over his lost share of profits. That case was just settled.

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How Did The U.S. Come To Control Guantanamo Bay, Cuba In The First Place?

How Did The U.S. Come To Control Guantanamo Bay, Cuba In The First Place?

16 Jul 2021 @ 1PM PDT

Imagine how unfathomable it would be if America owned a 50 square mile of North Korea right now. That's essentially what we have had in Cuba for decades. How did this come to exist?

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Matt Damon Explains How It Feels To Lose Out On "More Money Than Any Actor In History"

Matt Damon Explains How It Feels To Lose Out On "More Money Than Any Actor In History"

16 Jul 2021 @ 4AM PDT

Matt Damon discusses the anguish he feels after turning down what would have become a $250 million payday.

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Launch Cryptocurrency. Steal Billions. Go Into Hiding… The Story of Ruja Ignatova and Onecoin

Launch Cryptocurrency. Steal Billions. Go Into Hiding… The Story of Ruja Ignatova and Onecoin

13 Jul 2021 @ 4AM PDT

A few months ago Ruja Ignatova was sitting on an alleged $15 billion stolen fortune. Today the value would be around $7.5 billion. This is the story of Onecoin, allegedly one of the biggest scams in crypto history…

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In 1998 This Stanford Professor Gave Two Students $100k To Launch A Little Company Called… Google. He's Now The Richest College Professor Of All Time

In 1998 This Stanford Professor Gave Two Students $100k To Launch A Little Company Called… Google. He's Now The Richest College Professor Of All Time

12 Jul 2021 @ 4AM PDT

In 1998, two Stanford grad students convinced their professor to invest $100,000 in their search engine startup company. That startup's name? Google.

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A Teacher Predicted He'd End Up A Criminal Or A Millionaire. Instead Richard Branson Became An Intergalactic Multi-Billionaire

A Teacher Predicted He'd End Up A Criminal Or A Millionaire. Instead Richard Branson Became An Intergalactic Multi-Billionaire

11 Jul 2021 @ 4AM PDT

Richard Branson started his first business in the basement of a church and now he's developing space stations. This is his journey from struggling student to internationally powerful multi-billionaire.

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Reese Witherspoon Exploring Sale Of Media Company For $1 Billion

Reese Witherspoon Exploring Sale Of Media Company For $1 Billion

09 Jul 2021 @ 4AM PDT

Reese Witherspoon's media company Hello Sunshine is reportedly shopping for a buyer in a deal that experts believe could be worth $1 billion.

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Go Down With Titanic Or Sneak Onto A Lifeboat? Multi-Millionaire Ben Guggenheim Chose….

Go Down With Titanic Or Sneak Onto A Lifeboat? Multi-Millionaire Ben Guggenheim Chose….

05 Jul 2021 @ 12PM PDT

If you were an extremely wealthy male passenger on Titanic, would you take a spot in a lifeboat or go down with the ship? Ben Guggenheim chose…

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When The Titanic Sank, The Richest Person In The World Was On Board And Went Down With The Ship

When The Titanic Sank, The Richest Person In The World Was On Board And Went Down With The Ship

05 Jul 2021 @ 11AM PDT

More than 1500 people died when the Titanic sank. Many of the casualties were third class passengers from steerage. But not all the victims were poor. In fact, one of the casualties happened to be the richest person in the world…

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The Incredible Rags To Riches Story of Billionaire Jacksonville Jaguars Owner Shahid Khan

The Incredible Rags To Riches Story of Billionaire Jacksonville Jaguars Owner Shahid Khan

04 Jul 2021 @ 4AM PDT

After emigrating to the United States from Pakistan, Shahid Khan spent his first night in a $2 YMCA room. His first job was washing dishes for $1.20 an hour. Today he is worth $4.3 billion. He also owns the NFL's Jacksonville Jaguars. In other words, he is the ultimate example of the American Dream.

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Brooklyn Beckham Is Marrying Into A Billionaire Family With A Very Unusual Side Story

Brooklyn Beckham Is Marrying Into A Billionaire Family With A Very Unusual Side Story

28 Jun 2021 @ 4AM PDT

Brooklyn Beckham is the 22-year-old son of David Beckham and former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham. He will soon be walking down the aisle with 25-year-old actress Nicola Peltz. His soon-to-be aunt (in-law) has a very interesting life story…

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The Richest Man In The World's Poorest Country Is A $100 Million "Prophet" Who Has Been Arrested Several Times

The Richest Man In The World's Poorest Country Is A $100 Million "Prophet" Who Has Been Arrested Several Times

25 Jun 2021 @ 4AM PDT

The richest person in Malawi, Shepherd Bushiri, is a Christian preacher. In a country where 75% live on less than $1.9 a day, this preacher is reportedly worth $150 million. Oh and he's been arrested a couple times.

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At His Peak, Allen Stanford Was Worth $2.2 Billion. Today He's Serving A 110-year Prison Sentence For Operating A Massive Ponzi Scheme

At His Peak, Allen Stanford Was Worth $2.2 Billion. Today He's Serving A 110-year Prison Sentence For Operating A Massive Ponzi Scheme

21 Jun 2021 @ 4AM PDT

When you think of Ponzi scheme operators, you probably picture Bernie Madoff and… Ponzi himself. But don't forget about R. Allen Stanford…

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Iceland's Only Billionaire Made A Fortune… Lost Everything… Then Made It Back Again

Iceland's Only Billionaire Made A Fortune… Lost Everything… Then Made It Back Again

18 Jun 2021 @ 4AM PDT

Iceland's only billionaire, Björgólfur Thor Björgólfsson, made a multi-billion-dollar fortune… lost everything practically overnight… then somehow made it all back again.

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Tom Shadyac Made $50 Million Directing Blockbusters Like "Ace Ventura"... Then Gave It All Away And Moved Into A Trailer Park
Dr. Dre's Wife Claims She Co-Owns The Trademarks To His Name And His Album "The Chronic"

Dr. Dre's Wife Claims She Co-Owns The Trademarks To His Name And His Album "The Chronic"

28 Sep 2020 @ 11AM UTC
The divorce battle between Dr. Dre and his estranged wife Nicole Young is heating up.
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Seagram's Heiress Clare Bronfman Sentenced To More Than 6 Years In Prison For Role In NXIVM Sex Cult

Seagram's Heiress Clare Bronfman Sentenced To More Than 6 Years In Prison For Role In NXIVM Sex Cult

01 Oct 2020 @ 12PM UTC
On September 20, a federal judge sentenced 41-year-old Seagram's heiress Clare Bronfman to six years and nine months in prison. She is the first defendant to be sentenced in the investigation into the NXIVM cult.
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24-Year-Old YouTube & Tik Tok Megastar David Dobrik Just Bought This $9.5 Million LA Mansion

24-Year-Old YouTube & Tik Tok Megastar David Dobrik Just Bought This $9.5 Million LA Mansion

23 Aug 2020 @ 10PM UTC
David Dobrik - a YouTube personality most people over the age of 25 have ever heard of - just dropped $9.5 million on this stunning LA mansion.
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The 30 Richest Celebrities In The World 2020

The 30 Richest Celebrities In The World 2020

26 Apr 2020 @ 6PM UTC
Oprah Winfrey, Paul McCartney, Kanye West... Who are the richest celebrities in the world 2020?
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The Amazing Story Of How Keanu Reeves Gave Away $75 Million Of Matrix Salary... And His General Generosity
How An Accordion-Playing Big Bandleader Named Lawrence Welk Became The Richest Celebrity On The Planet 50 Years Ago

How An Accordion-Playing Big Bandleader Named Lawrence Welk Became The Richest Celebrity On The Planet 50 Years Ago

24 Sep 2020 @ 11AM UTC
Lawrence Welk parlayed being an accordion player from North Dakota into a television and real estate career that made him at least $150 million by the time he died. Adjusted for inflation, that would be equal to $277 million today. He was the richest celebrity of his time.
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The 20 Richest YouTube Stars In The World 2020

The 20 Richest YouTube Stars In The World 2020

16 Jun 2020 @ 11AM UTC
YouTube was launched in 2005 and since then, it's become a factory for creating internet stars and millionaires – many of whom are not legally old enough to buy or consume an alcoholic beverage. Let's take a look at the 20 Richest YouTube stars.
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The 20 Richest Drug Dealers of All Time

The 20 Richest Drug Dealers of All Time

21 Mar 2014 @ 1PM UTC
Who are the richest drug dealers in history? Some have been made famous by big budget Hollywood movies, but there are also some millionaire and billionaire drug lords here who you've probably never even heard of!
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The 25 Richest Actors In The World Right Now

The 25 Richest Actors In The World Right Now

27 May 2020 @ 11AM UTC
The 25 actors and actresses on this list all have net worths of at least $260 million. From Leo DiCaprio to the surprising number one, all of these performers have been gracing the big and small screens for years and have brought countless hours of entertainment to audiences across the globe.
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