ABC Presents “Madoff,” the story of one of the greatest cons in history, In a two-night primetime network television event, starring Richard Dreyfuss and Blythe Danner.
Dreyfuss stars as Bernie Madoff and Blythe Danner plays the role of his wife, Ruth. “’Madoff’ will follow the prodigious rise and abrupt demise of the former investment advisor and the subsequent fallout with his family, associates and investors,” according to ABC’s press release.
The story of Bernie Madoff and his Ponzi scheme are said to be the largest financial scam in U.S. history, where billions of dollars were lost from clients worldwide. The demise of the three-time NASDAQ Chairm Madoff and his scam were front page news from 2008-2009.
The mini-series ‘Madoff’ is a must see and airs February 3-4 at 8pm on ABC.
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