Chameleon: High Rollers

Chameleon: High Rollers

Campside Media

True Crime

25 episodes

Deceit, scandal, lies—it's Las Vegas. It's the FBI sting you have to hear to believe. Chameleon is back for a second season and this time there's even more scandal and deceit. From Campside Media comes the story of a two-year FBI undercover investigation that went bust.


  • 27 JUL 2021
    Chapter 8: Better Call Paul
    39m 58s

    During the sting, Emile discussed with an undercover agent a plot to hire a hitman to harm a Las Vegas lawyer. But that local lawyer may have other connections to the FBI’s case. New  free episodes every week; subscribe on Apple Podcasts t...

  • 20 JUL 2021
    Chapter 7: House Edge
    44m 52s

    From behind bars in the Nevada desert, Gus reaches out for help. New  free episodes every week; subscribe on Apple Podcasts to get ad-free episodes a week early. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • 13 JUL 2021
    Chapter 6: Pahrump
    43m 40s

    Emile and Gus are arrested at the Las Vegas airport. They find Emile’s friend Mary at the detention facility. New  free episodes every week; subscribe on Apple Podcasts to get ad-free episodes a week early. Learn more about your ad choices...

  • 08 JUL 2021
    Learn More About: “Smoke Screen: I Am Rama
    5m 13s

    Hosted by award-winning journalist Jonathan Hirsch, I Am Rama tells the  story of Rama, a teacher whose brand of spirituality leaned hard into  the burgeoning tech industry. This new season in an unflinching  investigation that’s reflective...

  • 06 JUL 2021
    Chapter 5: Dirty Money
    39m 56s

    Emile introduces Michel and Dennis to his friends and associates, including his girlfriend Kim and his brother Gus. New  free episodes every week; subscribe on Apple Podcasts to get ad-free episodes a week early. Learn more about your ad c...

  • 29 JUN 2021
    Chapter 4: Chuck and Dennis
    39m 12s

    Chuck and Dennis are good friends. Emile isn’t the first man they’ve lured into an elaborate trap. New  free episodes every week; subscribe on Apple Podcasts to get ad-free episodes a week early. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit meg...

  • 22 JUN 2021
    Chapter 3: The Sting
    34m 48s

    Michel and Dennis are bringing piles of cash to Emile’s weight loss clinic. But the two aren’t the wealthy businessmen they appear to be. New  free episodes every week; subscribe on Apple Podcasts to get ad-free episodes a week early. Lear...

  • 15 JUN 2021
    Chapter 2: The Count
    31m 16s

    A Moroccan man named Michel and a wealthy man of the world named Dennis discuss business opportunities with Emile. New  free episodes every week; subscribe on Apple Podcasts to get ad-free episodes a week early. Learn more about your ad ch...

  • 15 JUN 2021
    Chapter 1: What Happens In Vegas
    42m 45s

    Emile Bouari, owner of a diet clinic, is out there hustling, trying to win in the city of sin. But he’s no stranger to the FBI. New  free episodes every week; subscribe on Apple Podcasts to get ad-free episodes a week early before anyone e...

  • 18 MAY 2021
    Introducing: The Vaping Fix
    6m 49s

    Wondery’s new Podcast Mini Series, The Vaping Fix is a story of Silicon Valley idealism, reckless capitalism, and how the now infamous e-cigarette company, Juul, managed to  hook an entire generation of children on vaping.  In 2016 the foun...

  • 13 MAY 2021
    Introducing Chameleon: High Rollers
    2m 55s

    The stranger-than-fiction tale of a two-year FBI undercover sting in Las  Vegas that went bust, with no one convicted of crimes. Hosted by Trevor  Aaronson. A production of Campside Media. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.f...

  • 10 DEC 2020
    Chapter 10.5: Epilogue
    32m 8s

    An update on the arrest, plus two voices from Gobind's distant past speak up to help us understand this mysterious man. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • 03 DEC 2020
    Chapter 10: Curtain Call
    50m 58s

    Friends, classmates, even prison officials help us assemble a story of the Con Queen suspect that goes all the way back to his childhood. Chameleon has been a production of Campside Media Chameleon was developed, created, and written...

  • 26 NOV 2020
    Chapter 9.5: The Psychology of the Scam
    28m 17s

    What makes con artists tick. In this special episode, we speak with author/journalist Maria Konnikova and psychoanalyst Alexander Stein. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • 19 NOV 2020
    Chapter 9: Inside the Walls
    45m 10s

    At long last, the team penetrates the scammer's inner circle — and zeroes in on the Con Queen's identity. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • 12 NOV 2020
    Chapter 8: Hunting the Hunter
    39m 10s

    The hunt for the scammer continues, and frustration is at an all-time-high -- until our team gets the big break it's been looking for. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • 05 NOV 2020
    Chapter 7: Ghosted
    38m 28s

    With no sign of the case being resolved, and the Con Queen very much still racking up victims, the team decides to go hunting for this elusive scammer. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • 29 OCT 2020
    Chapter 6: Day Player
    37m 35s

    Just when you thought the Con Queen scam couldn't get any more mind-boggling, a new twist emerges — one that makes the depravity of this scammer abundantly clear. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • 27 OCT 2020
    Introducing: Dr. Death Season 2
    4m 32s

    If someone you love is  diagnosed with cancer you want them to get the best treatment from the  best doctors. In 2013, patients in Michigan thought Farid Fata was that  doctor. Between his prestigious education, years  of experience and ple...

  • 22 OCT 2020
    Chapter 5: Turning the Tables
    39m 15s

    The scam has a whole other set of victims — the female producers and studio execs who had their names and reputations damaged by the Con Queen. Josh goes to visit Deb Snyder, one of the biggest film producers in Hollywood, and finds that sh...

  • 15 OCT 2020
    Chapter 4: Cat and Mouse
    34m 51s

    Nicole, the private investigator, joins us inside the rabbit hole, and begins to chip away at some of the scammer's defenses. That work also uncovers one incredible secret. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • 08 OCT 2020
    Chapter 3: Into the Rabbit Hole
    37m 35s

    The Hollywood Con Queen scam is far bigger and more complicated than anyone recognized. Each victim seems to lead to five more victims, and the more Josh and Vanessa unpack this baffling con, the weirder things get. Learn more about your ad...

  • 01 OCT 2020
    Chapter 2: Heather
    47m 14s

    Eddie wasn't the first person to fall into this fake movie trap. Not even close. Two years before Eddie got  that call, Heather, a make-up artist in London, heard from a different  producer, about a different movie, also in Indonesia. But H...

  • 01 OCT 2020
    Chapter 1: The Hook
    48m 23s

    Eddie, an aspiring film industry trainer, gets a  call from a powerful producer offering him the opportunity of a lifetime  -- a major film project, in Indonesia. But when Eddie gets to Jakarta,  there is no movie. And after some friends ba...

  • 17 SEP 2020
    Chameleon - Season One Trailer
    4m 45s

    The incredible true story of the Hollywood Con Queen scam, and the hunt for the sick mastermind behind it. With Josh Dean and Vanessa Grigoriadis. A production of Campside Media. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoice...