|Created by||Ben Robbins|
|Written by||Ben Robbins|
|Directed by||Raymond De Felitta|
|Composer(s)||Stephen Raynor Endelman|
|Country of origin||United States|
|No. of episodes||4|
|Picture format||1080i (16:9 HDTV)|
|Original release||February 3 –|
Madoff is a 2016 American television miniseries written by Ben Robbins, inspired by Brian Ross' book The Madoff Chronicles, about the Madoff investment scandal. The Madoff investment scandal was a fraud scheme perpetrated by Bernie Madoff, a former stockbroker, investment advisor, and financier. He is the former non-executive chairman of the NASDAQ stock market and the admitted operator of a Ponzi scheme that is considered the largest financial fraud in U.S. history. The miniseries aired over two nights, February 3 and 4, 2016, on ABC.
- Richard Dreyfuss as Bernie Madoff
- Blythe Danner as Ruth Madoff
- Peter Scolari as Peter Madoff
- Frank Whaley as Harry Markopolos
- Michael Rispoli as Frank DiPascali
- Lewis Black as Gregory Perkins[better source needed]
- Tom Lipinski as Mark Madoff
- Danny Deferrari as Andrew Madoff
- Erin Cummings as Eleanor Squillari
- Annie Heise as Stephanie Mikesell
- Michael Bryan French as Blake North
- David Margulies as Elie Wiesel
- Liz Larsen as Sheryl Weinstein
- Jason Kravits as Frank Avellino
- Bruce Altman as Gary Flumenbaum
- David Aaron Baker as Nathan Rubenstein
- Charles Grodin as Carl J. Shapiro
- Jamie Carroll as Shana Madoff
- Jack Koenig as Grant Ward
- Lyne Renee as Catherine Hooper
- Ben Dreyfuss as Young Bernie Madoff[better source needed]
- Stephen Gevedon as Bob Jaffe
- Suzanne H. Smart as Annette Bongiorno[better source needed]
- Daniel Gerroll as Rene De La Villehuchet[better source needed]
- Scott Barry as Bernie Madoff's Driver
The miniseries has received favorable reviews from critics. On Metacritic, it holds a 61/100 rating based on 25 reviews. On Rotten Tomatoes, it has an approval rating of 68% based on 31 reviews, with an average rating of 6/10. The site's critics consensus reads: "Madoff boasts a knockout performance from Richard Dreyfuss, whose obvious enjoyment of the role helps make up for the miniseries' surplus of polish and overall lack of perspective."
|No.||Title||Original air date||US viewers|
|1||"Millions to Billions"||February 3, 2016||7.08|
|2||"Catch Me If You Cancer"||February 3, 2016||7.08|
|3||"Redemptions"||February 4, 2016||6.70|
|4||"Fallout"||February 4, 2016||6.70|
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