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Actors Who Were Scammed Out Of Millions


We all enjoy playing Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon, but when it comes to Bacon’s finances, only one man stands at the top of the pyramid: Bernie Madoff. In 2009, Bacon lost millions of dollars in Madoff’s Ponzi scheme. The official sum that Bacon was scammed out of remains a mystery, but Madoff had accumulated a jaw-dropping $65 billion from duping his victims, per Reuters.

During a 2011 interview on “Piers Morgan Tonight,” Bacon was asked about what he lost. “It was most of our money. I mean, it was most of our savings, you know, our retirement,” he said, per CNN. He revealed that he’d been awarded partial compensation for his losses and would possibly be paid more in future. “And there’s a lot of people both in that situation and in other situations who are a hell of a lot worse off than we are. So, I’d say, if anything else, it’s, you know, it’s gratitude,” he reflected.

In an interview with The Guardian, the “Footloose” star…

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