15 Celebrities Who Got Played By Con Artists

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Famous people definitely aren't immune to getting scammed. In fact, if anything, they're more likely targets, because of that whole "sudden wad of disposable income" thing. So we asked our plasticians to look into it, and sure enough. Celebrities are being bilked just left and right.

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