Albert Stroller, the charismatic con-man played by Robert Vaughn, was the influence for a real-life scammer.
British retired millionaire Derek Voysey wasn't satisfied with his loot- so he decided to emulate elegant TV con man Albert Stroller, played by Robert Vaughn in the hit TV series Hustle. He concocted a fraudulent land sales scheme that conned pensioners out of their savings. Voysey, who was nicknamed "Albert Stroller", had a different fate than his TV counterpart and was caught, which proves that life doesn't always imitate art. For more click here