Tag: Andrew Jenks

Podcasts

Gangster Capitalism

There’s a dark side to the American dream. From the creators of Root of Evil, Gangster Capitalism Season 1 is centered on the 2019 college admissions scandal that is exposing everyone from CEOs to celebrities. Award-winning...

Episodes

Interview Series: ANDREW STANTON

What Really Happened? - April 3, 2019
Andrew Stanton is a storytelling guru. He's won Academy Awards for Finding Nemo and Wall-E, and his films have made over a billion dollars worldwide. But, he's also experienced the other end of the spectrum when John Carter lost $250...

Interview Series: LERA BORODITSKY

What Really Happened? - April 10, 2019
In Budapest, she plays chess in ancient baths. In the Sahara Desert, she serves tea. When she met the Dalai Lama, he interviewed her. She is the most interesting person in the world. Jenks talks to cognitive scientist and one of the...

Introducing Season 1: The College Admissions Scandal

Gangster Capitalism - April 18, 2019
With exclusive interviews and thought-provoking discussion, Andrew Jenks examines the people involved and the larger debate around higher education in America.

S1 [1] The Side Door | The College Admissions Scandal

Gangster Capitalism - May 14, 2019
Through transcriptions of wiretapped conversations between Rick Singer, Felicity Huffman, and others, Episode 1 brings to life just how dirty these schemes were. We also hear from a student who cheated on his SAT, a psychologist who...

Introducing Gangster Capitalism: The College Admissions Scandal

What Really Happened? - May 14, 2019
Season 1 of the new series, Gangster Capitalism is centered on the 2019 college admissions scandal that is exposing everyone from CEOs to celebrities. Award-winning documentarian and host of What Really Happened?, Andrew Jenks uncovers...

Interview Series: JASON FLOM

What Really Happened? - May 15, 2019
Jason Flom is an entrepreneur, music industry executive, and social justice activist, known for his work with the Innocence Project. In this interview, Jenks talks to Jason about the ever-expanding US prison population, criminal justice...

Introducing Gangster Capitalism

The Ballad of Billy Balls / The RFK Tapes - May 21, 2019
Gangster Capitalism Season 1 is centered on the 2019 college admissions scandal that is exposing everyone from CEOs to celebrities. Award-winning documentarian Andrew Jenks uncovers the origins and inner workings of this unprecedented...

Interview Series: FULTON ARMSTRONG and THE CUBAN SOUND MYSTERY

What Really Happened? - May 22, 2019
Since our Season 2 episode, "The Secret Sonic War", the main question remains: what really happened in Cuba? Reporting on this topic has continued in the New York Times, USA Today, The New Yorker, CNN, and many other outlets. But, Jenks...

S1 [3] The Dominoes Fall | The College Admissions Scandal

Gangster Capitalism - May 28, 2019
Federal agents make an arrest for securities fraud, and get much more than expected. They are offered information that leads to a man they’d never heard of - Rick Singer, and the biggest scandal in education history. Once Singer is...

Interview Series: SADY DOYLE

What Really Happened? - May 29, 2019
Everyone is once again wondering what really happened to Britney Spears. Has she lost her freedom? In a follow-up to the hit Season 1 episode of WRH?, “Without a Voice”, Jenks talks with author Sady Doyle about Britney’s current...

S1 [4] Ricky | The College Admissions Scandal

Gangster Capitalism - June 4, 2019
A best friend, a mentee, and a former coworker provide an intimate account of Rick Singer’s transition from the boy determined to transform himself, to the coach who refused to accept failure, to the man whose obsession with wealth...

Introducing Gangster Capitalism: The College Admissions Scandal

Girlboss Radio with Sophia Amoruso - June 4, 2019
Season 1 of the new series, Gangster Capitalism is on the 2019 College Admissions Scandal that is exposing everyone from Hollywood celebrities to CEOs in an unprecedented scam. Award-winning filmmaker and host of the podcast What Really...

S1 [6] Watershed Moment | The College Admissions Scandal

Gangster Capitalism - June 18, 2019
An argument is made that just because we are repelled by the indicted parents’ behavior, that doesn’t make it criminal. In fact, one opinion is that the parents may face no punishment. Some solutions are presented, but a mother and a...

S1 [7] (Bonus Episode) The Price To Be Paid l The College Admissions Scandal

Gangster Capitalism - October 9, 2019
With sentences starting to be handed out to those who’ve plead guilty in this scandal, some cases are coming to a close. Others who’ve plead not guilty may have an uphill battle, despite their potential argument that Rick Singer...