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RIP Dana Giacchetto, one-time scammer to the stars

RIP Dana Giacchetto, one-time scammer to the stars

Word reaches us Monday via the New York Daily News of the death of Dana Giacchetto, 53, a smooth scammer whose stable of credulous marks once included Michael Ovitz, Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Cameron Diaz and Leonardo DiCaprio. 

Giacchetto, whose exploits we helped chronicle for The Times, was sentenced in 2001 to 57 months in state prison in New York for looting $10 million from the accounts of clients who thought he was a

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