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This Sounds Serious

This Sounds Serious

Kelly & Kelly

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In 1991, TV producer Kirk Todd was supposed to direct his first movie, Grand Casino, but the movie was never made. Kirk disappeared with the film’s budget and was revealed to be a con man named Jeremy Weaver. We follow host Gwen Radford as she tracks down the victims and puts together the pieces of this con three decades later.

Latest Episodes

8: The Premiere

EWith Kirk’s release from prison and a movie premier in the works, the truth comes into focus.

31 min4 d ago
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8: The Premiere

7: Vegas

EGwen travels to Las Vegas, where crime writer Frank Reeves tells her that a casino robbery took place during the film shoot, and Kirk buried the movie to hide the evidence. Go to http://thissoundsserious.com/join to get the entire season right now, ad-free.

26 min1 w ago
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7: Vegas

6: Rotten Popcorn

EAfter tracking down Grand Casino, Gwen watches the movie and is underwhelmed. She calls on the goofball hosts of the “Rotten Popcorn” podcast to weigh in, and investigates a theory that maybe Kirk was the one who buried the movie. Go to http://thissoundsserious.com/join to get the entire season right now, ad-free.

27 min2 w ago
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6: Rotten Popcorn

5: The Con Man’s Handbook

EGwen finds out how Kirk finally got caught. Kirk insists Grand Casino exists and invites Gwen to use his “Con Man’s Handbook” dictaphone recordings to help uncover it. Go to http://thissoundsserious.com/join to get the entire season right now, ad-free.

32 min3 w ago
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5: The Con Man’s Handbook

4: Visiting Hours

EGwen travels to Maricopa County Prison to meet Kirk Todd and get inside the mind of a con man. She learns about his marriage to art forger Helen Chatham and the events that tore them apart. Go to http://thissoundsserious.com/join to get the entire season right now, ad-free.

30 minSEP 22
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4: Visiting Hours

3: How to Make a Fake Movie

EIn order to pull off the Grand Casino con, Kirk had to convince the studio and the crew that he was making the movie. How did nobody catch on? Go to http://thissoundsserious.com/join to get the entire season right now, ad-free.

33 minSEP 15
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3: How to Make a Fake Movie

2: We Were Filming a Crime Scene

EHow did Kirk Todd put himself in the position to pull off this con? Gwen answers that question and reveals the events of the Grand Casino premier from the red carpet to the chaos in the lobby after the crime is discovered. Go to http://thissoundsserious.com/join to get the entire season right now, ad-free.

26 minSEP 8
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2: We Were Filming a Crime Scene

1: Jeremy, Kenny, Karl, Klaus, and Kirk

EA 9-1-1 call about a heart attack at a 1991 movie screening leads investigative journalist Gwen Radford to unearth the life story of con man, Kirk Todd, from his childhood crimes through his career as a TV producer, up to Grand Casino, the movie he never made. Go to http://thissoundsserious.com/join to get the entire season right now, ad-free.

24 minSEP 1
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1: Jeremy, Kenny, Karl, Klaus, and Kirk

This Sounds Serious: Grand Casino

In 1991, TV producer Kirk Todd was supposed to direct his first movie, Grand Casino, but the movie was never made. Kirk disappeared with the film’s budget and was revealed to be a con man named Jeremy Weaver. We follow host Gwen Radford as she tracks down the victims and puts together the pieces of this con three decades later. Go to http://thissoundsserious.com/join to get the entire season right now, ad-free.

1 minAUG 25
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This Sounds Serious: Grand Casino

Introducing Record Club

From Kelly&Kelly, the studio that brought you This Sounds Serious, comes Record Club - a live storytelling podcast that celebrates seminal albums and explores how these albums affect our lives. Hosted by musician Louise Burns, each episode features storytellers telling a true, personal story about how a particular record shaped them.

33 minJUN 25
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Introducing Record Club

Latest Episodes

8: The Premiere

EWith Kirk’s release from prison and a movie premier in the works, the truth comes into focus.

31 min4 d ago
Comments
8: The Premiere

7: Vegas

EGwen travels to Las Vegas, where crime writer Frank Reeves tells her that a casino robbery took place during the film shoot, and Kirk buried the movie to hide the evidence. Go to http://thissoundsserious.com/join to get the entire season right now, ad-free.

26 min1 w ago
Comments
7: Vegas

6: Rotten Popcorn

EAfter tracking down Grand Casino, Gwen watches the movie and is underwhelmed. She calls on the goofball hosts of the “Rotten Popcorn” podcast to weigh in, and investigates a theory that maybe Kirk was the one who buried the movie. Go to http://thissoundsserious.com/join to get the entire season right now, ad-free.

27 min2 w ago
Comments
6: Rotten Popcorn

5: The Con Man’s Handbook

EGwen finds out how Kirk finally got caught. Kirk insists Grand Casino exists and invites Gwen to use his “Con Man’s Handbook” dictaphone recordings to help uncover it. Go to http://thissoundsserious.com/join to get the entire season right now, ad-free.

32 min3 w ago
Comments
5: The Con Man’s Handbook

4: Visiting Hours

EGwen travels to Maricopa County Prison to meet Kirk Todd and get inside the mind of a con man. She learns about his marriage to art forger Helen Chatham and the events that tore them apart. Go to http://thissoundsserious.com/join to get the entire season right now, ad-free.

30 minSEP 22
Comments
4: Visiting Hours

3: How to Make a Fake Movie

EIn order to pull off the Grand Casino con, Kirk had to convince the studio and the crew that he was making the movie. How did nobody catch on? Go to http://thissoundsserious.com/join to get the entire season right now, ad-free.

33 minSEP 15
Comments
3: How to Make a Fake Movie

2: We Were Filming a Crime Scene

EHow did Kirk Todd put himself in the position to pull off this con? Gwen answers that question and reveals the events of the Grand Casino premier from the red carpet to the chaos in the lobby after the crime is discovered. Go to http://thissoundsserious.com/join to get the entire season right now, ad-free.

26 minSEP 8
Comments
2: We Were Filming a Crime Scene

1: Jeremy, Kenny, Karl, Klaus, and Kirk

EA 9-1-1 call about a heart attack at a 1991 movie screening leads investigative journalist Gwen Radford to unearth the life story of con man, Kirk Todd, from his childhood crimes through his career as a TV producer, up to Grand Casino, the movie he never made. Go to http://thissoundsserious.com/join to get the entire season right now, ad-free.

24 minSEP 1
Comments
1: Jeremy, Kenny, Karl, Klaus, and Kirk

This Sounds Serious: Grand Casino

In 1991, TV producer Kirk Todd was supposed to direct his first movie, Grand Casino, but the movie was never made. Kirk disappeared with the film’s budget and was revealed to be a con man named Jeremy Weaver. We follow host Gwen Radford as she tracks down the victims and puts together the pieces of this con three decades later. Go to http://thissoundsserious.com/join to get the entire season right now, ad-free.

1 minAUG 25
Comments
This Sounds Serious: Grand Casino

Introducing Record Club

From Kelly&Kelly, the studio that brought you This Sounds Serious, comes Record Club - a live storytelling podcast that celebrates seminal albums and explores how these albums affect our lives. Hosted by musician Louise Burns, each episode features storytellers telling a true, personal story about how a particular record shaped them.

33 minJUN 25
Comments
Introducing Record Club

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