Deadline reports that Vivek Shah threatened to kill members of the movie mogul’s family if he didn’t wire $4 million into Shah’s offshore account. In total, the out-of-work actor tried to extort $122 million.
Shah’s scheme was apparently “elaborate,” including myriad fake IDs, websites and U.S. Postal Service accounts that led the feds on quite a chase. Sounds like a good movie.
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