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Serial Swindlers exposes the most conniving and creative conmen and women around the world. While the audacity of their crimes and many of their exploits are a ready-made Hollywood script, these are not victimless crimes. All have left a trail of heartache, poverty and destruction in their wake.  From identity theft to hypnosis and seduction, we shine the lights on ruthless and highly creative swindlers and their tactics.  In each film, we will try to track down the swindler themselves, definitely their victims and the authorities that brought them to justice.

We are featuring a wide range of serial con-artists, who have operated in different parts of the world often for decades. The series will be broadcast globally.

Serial Swindlers is conceptualized by the award-winning team at MAKE World Media, following the success of the Crime and Investigation series Asian Swindlers in 2012.

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Shannon Bradshaw Trust Community Hub & Warrington West Police Station – Open Day

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The National Entertainment Awards 2013

The NEA’s have been introduced this year to pay tribute to the hundreds of entertainers and entertainment venues within the UK, who very rarely get recognition for their abilities and achievements.

The NEA’s are open to any entertainer and entertainment venue within the UK, so if you think you deserve to be a 2013 National Entertainment Award winner then get in touch and register now!

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So excited to be a judge – but no gavel for me !

Introducing our official charity…..
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The National entertainment awards are a not for profit organization, and any funds raised through these awards will be donated to;​ “YOUTH MUSIC” http://www.youthmusic.org.uk

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​ Youth Music is a leading national charity, using the power of music to transform children and young people’s lives, especially those with least opportunity. Our vision is that through music making, any young person, regardless of their background or chosen musical genre, should have the opportunity to discover their creativity and fulfill their potential. Our working is especially focused on providing unique musical experiences and learning for those with least opportunity.​

For any further information about the NEA’s, please call us on 01258 458006.

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Shannon Bradshaw Trust – (Reg. Charity 1113368) Latest News

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Official opening The Shannon Bradshaw Community Centre. 18th March 2013.

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The official opening of @cheshirepolice Warrington West’s new Police Station 18th March 2013.Cheshire’s Police & Crime Commissioner, John Dwyer officially and Councillor Tony O Neil opened Penketh Police Station on Monday 18 March 2013.
The building is owned by the council and is a central hub for the community of Penketh. Having the Police Station and the Shannon Bradshaw Trust within one building (or the community hub as it’s known), ensures that the useful facilities can be used day to day by the community.

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Opened 18th March 2013 – The Shannon Bradshaw Community Centre & new Police Station. Well done & good luck !

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“LISA & MARIO SPLIT”

Celeb split alert: Big Brother’s Mario Marconi and Lisa Appleton to divorce after conman ‘destroyed their relationship’

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In today’s saddest celebrity news, we learn that the BB9 couple still exist, swiftly followed by news that they are splitting up SOB
It’s a dark day, celeb-lovers.

A little bit of our soul has died following the news that reality TV stars Mario Marconi and Lisa Appleton are to divorce.

Yes, THAT Mario and Lisa! As in Mario and Lisa from Big Brother 8! We’re sorry to bring that happy memory back into your life only to ruin it with sad split news.

In case you were born last week, that bloke from TOWIE wasn’t the first Mario to propose on the telly.

Back in 2008, Mario M got down on one knee to propose to his lady friend Lisa whist the pair were contestants in the Big Brother house . The couple went on to get married on Channel 4 show The Wedding House in 2010.

Fast forward a few years and the pair are headed for divorce, marking the end of eight years together. Sad face.

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WHAT could have gone wrong here? Apart from their entire wardrobe
To make matters even worse, there’s another man involved – but not in the way you might think.

Lisa claims that a conman that duped them into filming a fake reality show had ‘destroyed their relationship.’

Fraudster Selva Carmichael conned Lisa and Mario into taking part in the bogus show, which saw them followed by cameras for six months.

Despite the trickster being jailed last year, the damage was already done.

Speaking about the split, Lisa said: “Towards the end we just hated each other – Carmichael tore our lives apart and destroyed our relationship.

“Mario and I were unhappy for a while – our whole world fell apart around us when we got conned.”

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God, they were AMAZING. Take note, BB14 contestants
Neither of them have been slow in moving on, mind.

Lisa’s getting it on with an erotic theatre producer (naturally) called Rob Ellis, who’s 15 years her junior, whilst Mario’s apparently also dating someone much younger than him.

Lisa said of new man Rob: “We’re just having a bit of fun. Actually, it’s lots of fun.

“Rob’s great – we’ve been on a few dates out in Manchester, and it’s been fantastic.”

But she had some less kind words for her soon-to-be ex-husband, saying: “Mario’s got quite a few girls after him – I think he’s shacked up with a 22-year-old blonde bimbo. I don’t care what he does now.”

Excuse us whilst we take a moment to mark the demise of what 3am’s Caroline described as one of the last couples on her list of “people who restore my faith in celebrity love.” Yes, it’s THAT serious.

http://www.mirror.co.uk/3am/celebrity-news/celeb-split-alert-big-brothers-1587801#ixzz2zWL5IEwV

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Big Brother pair Lisa Appleton and Mario Marconi split over film con
BIG BROTHER couple Lisa Appleton and Mario Marconi have finally called time on their marriage, blaming the strain of being conned into filming a fake reality show.

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By Daily Star reporter/Published 6th February 2013
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Towards the end we just hated each other. Carmichael tore our lives apart and destroyed our relationship
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The cosmetically-enhanced pair were duped by convicted conman Silva Carmichael into being followed by cameras for six months for a series that did not exist.

Lisa, 45, and Mario, 47, shot to fame on the ninth series of Big Brother.

She said: “Towards the end we just hated each other. Carmichael tore our lives apart and destroyed our relationship.”

Both have already found new partners. Lisa has been spotted out and about with Fetish Knights erotic theatre producer Rob Ellis, 30.

She said: “We’re just having a bit of fun. Actually, it’s really lots of fun.”

Last year Carmichael, 52, was jailed for three-and-a-half years for fraud in connection to part of a £500,000 bank con.

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‘He destroyed our relationship’: BB couple Lisa Appleton and Mario Marconi file for divorce after TV con ‘tore their lives apart’

Couple got engaged in the Big Brother house back in 2008
Claim their marriage was ‘destroyed’ after they were duped into filming a fake reality show by conman Selva Carmichael
Both Mario and Lisa now with new partners – despite splitting just three weeks ago
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In happier times: Big Brother couple Lisa Appleton and Mario Marconi have called time on their marriage after claiming a conman ‘destroyed’ their relationship +4
In happier times: Big Brother couple Lisa Appleton and Mario Marconi have called time on their marriage after claiming a conman ‘destroyed’ their relationship
They’re best known as the limelight-hungry couple who shot to fame when they appeared on Big Brother back in 2008.
But Lisa Appleton and Mario Marconi have now called time on their marriage and eight-and-a-half-year romance once and for all.
Claiming they had been ‘unhappy for a while’, Lisa explained the final straw in the pair’s union came when they were duped by convicted conman Selva Carmichael into being followed by cameras for six months to film a fake reality show.
The 45-year-old brunette explained Carmichael – dubbed ‘The Silver Fox’ – ‘destroyed’ her two-year marriage to Mario, 47, with his lies after they filmed a for 18 hours a day for a documentary which they believed would make them stars.

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Lisa said of the split: ‘Towards the end we just hated each other – Carmichael tore our lives apart and destroyed our relationship.
‘Mario and I were unhappy for a while – our whole world fell apart around us when we got conned.’
But it would seem Lisa and Mario – real name Shaun Astbury – are extremely quick movers, with both of them already shacking up with new partners, despite calling time on their marriage just three weeks ago.
The former tanning rep is currently enjoying a romance with toyboy erotic theatre producer Rob Ellis, who claims to have performed at Madonna’s wedding to Guy Ritchie.
And although he is 15 years her junior at the age of 30, Lisa admitted the pair are having a ‘lot of fun’ in the early stages of their relationship.
She explained: ‘We’re just having a bit of fun. Actually, it’s lots of fun.
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Fraudster: Lisa has claimed the couple’s whole world ‘fell apart’ when they were duped by convicted conman Selva Carmichael, pictured +4
Fraudster: Lisa has claimed the couple’s whole world ‘fell apart’ when they were duped by convicted conman Selva Carmichael, pictured
Convicted: The fraudster is currently serving three-and-a-half years behind bars for fraud in connection to part of a £500,000 con involving Santander Bank +4
Convicted: The fraudster is currently serving three-and-a-half years behind bars for fraud in connection to part of a £500,000 con involving Santander Bank
‘Rob’s great – we’ve been on a few dates out in Manchester, and it’s been fantastic.’
Meanwhile, Mario appears to have followed the lead of his estranged wife, and is now believed to be dating a woman 25 years his junior.
Lisa added: ‘Mario’s got quite a few girls after him – I think he’s shacked up with a 22-year-old blonde bimbo. I don’t care what he does now.’
Last year, the couple were duped into being followed by a camera crew for several months as part of a bogus reality TV show dreamt up by convicted conman Selva Carmichael.
The fraudster serial fantasist told the pair Lisa and Mario: Their Journey would reignite their showbiz careers and make them stars.
At one point, the trio even recorded a charity record together.
Lisa said at the time: ‘I thought I’d met the almighty god of the industry.’
In 2012, the 52-year-old businessman was jailed for three-and-a-half years for fraud in connection to part of a £500,000 con involving Santander Bank.
He was sentenced to four-and-a-half years in 2002 as part of a multi-million pound property scam in Spanish holiday resorts which earned him the nickname ‘Costa Conman’.
Mario and Lisa got engaged in the Big Brother house back in 2008, before tying the knot on Channel 4 series The Wedding House.
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Mario and Lisa split after row over fake documentary

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BB’s Lisa has new man just three weeks after splitting from Mario

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Big Brother stars Mario Marconi and Lisa Appleton divorce after TV conman ‘tore their lives apart’
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Fame-hungry Big Brother stars Mario Marconi and Lisa Appleton have walked out on their two-year-marriage after a conman ‘destroyed’ their marriage and ‘tore their lives apart’.

Mario, 47, and Lisa, 45, were stars of the 2008 series of the fly-on-the-wall show.

The couple, famous for getting engaged inside the house before having their nuptials aired on Channel 4 series The Wedding House, ended their eight-and-a-half year romance three weeks ago, blaming it on a TV conman.

Trouble in paradise came when convicted conman Selva Carmichael tricked them into being followed around by camera crews for six months filming a fake reality show, sometimes filming up to 18 hours day.

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They had been told the reality series would put them back on the showbiz map but when it all fell through; Lisa claims their relationship hit a brick wall.

She explained: ‘Towards the end we just hated each other – Carmichael tore our lives apart and destroyed our relationship.

‘Mario and I were unhappy for a while – our whole world fell apart around us when we got conned.’

But the reality stars appear to have already moved on from their split, despite it being less than one month ago.

Lisa continued: ‘Mario’s got quite a few girls after him – I think he’s shacked up with a 22-year-old blonde bimbo. I don’t care what he does now.’

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CELEBRITY GOSSIP
BB’s Lisa Appleton claims ‘TV con’ led to split with Mario Marconi

Big Brother couple Mario Marconi and Lisa Appleton are reportedly filing for divorce after a TV con “ruined” their relationship.

Lisa, who got engaged to Mario in the Big Brother house in 2008, claims they were duped into being followed by cameras for six months to film a fake reality show.

The man allegedly behind the scam, Selva Carmichael, is currently in jail serving a three-and-a-half-year sentence for a for fraud in connection to part of a £500,000 con involving Santander Bank. He is not thought to have been charged with anything in relation to the show.

Lisa and Mario – who married on Celebrity Four Weddings – claim he told them the show would “reignite” their fledging reality careers.

Lisa, who only split with Mario three weeks ago, told Mail Online: “Towards the end we just hated each other – Carmichael tore our lives apart and destroyed our relationship.

“Mario and I were unhappy for a while – our whole world fell apart around us when we got conned.”

Lisa is quoted as saying that she and Mario were followed for up to 18 hours a day during Carmichael’s scam.

She is now said to be dating toyboy erotic theatre producer Rob Ellis and believes Mario is also in a new relationship.

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Big Brother couple Lisa and Mario split after being conned into filming fake reality TV show

Big Brother couple Lisa Appleton and Mario Marconi have finally called time on their marriage – citing the strain of being conned into filming a fake reality show.

The cosmetically-enhanced pair were duped by convicted conman Silva Carmichael into being followed by cameras for six months to film a series that did not exist.

Now, after more than eight-and-a-half years together, Lisa, 45, and Mario, 47, who shot to fame on the ninth series of Big Brother, have called time on their relationship.

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Lisa Appleton in an intimate scene in the bath for the reality TV series that never happened. Picture copyright owned by World Screen Group

Lisa said: “Towards the end we just hated each other – Carmichael tore our lives apart and destroyed our relationship.”

Despite calling time on their marriage only three weeks ago, both Mario and Lisa have already found new partners.

Lisa has been spotted out and about with Fetish Knights erotic theatre producer Rob Ellis, 30.

She said: “We’re just having a bit of fun. Actually, it’s lots of fun.

“Mario and I were unhappy for a while – our whole world fell apart around us when we got conned.

“Rob’s great – we’ve been on a few dates out in Manchester, and it’s been fantastic.”

Rob, who claims to have performed at Madonna’s wedding to Guy Ritchie, sports an unusual floppy-mohawk hairstyle, that makes him look like a deflated rooster.

Lisa added: “Mario’s got quite a few girls after him – I think he’s shacked up with a 22-year-old blonde bimbo. I don’t care what he does now.”

* Last year Selva Carmichael. 52, was jailed for three-and-a-half years for fraud in connection to part of a £500,000 con involving Santander Bank.

He was sentenced to four-and-a-half years in 2002 as part of a multi-million pound property scam in Spanish holiday resorts which earned him the nickname ‘Costa Conman.’

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Selva Carmichael targets Big Brother and The X Factor contestants

Stars Lisa Appleton and Mario Marconi spent months filming a show with Carmichael called -

“Lisa and Mario: Their Journey”, footage from which has only ever appeared on the internet.

Selva Carmichael is currently serving 3 years in jail for a £500,000 fraud involving Santander Bank.

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The BBC’s Inside Out West investigation found Carmichael had also been posing as Silva Michael, a self-styled media tycoon
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Reality TV celebrities have been targeted by a notorious Bristol conman looking to convince investors he is a successful media producer.

Selva Carmichael, 51, posed as Silva Michael, boss of WorldScreen Group.

He filmed with Big Brother stars Mario Marconi and Lisa Appleton for a show that never aired and posed as the manager of The X Factor singer Chico.

Carmichael, who is now being sued by one investor for more than £42,000, declined to comment on the allegations.

The BBC’s Inside Out programme has discovered Carmichael also failed to pay celebrity-backed charity the Five Stars Appeal thousands of pounds worth of promised donations.

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The X Factor contestant Chico refused to get involved with Carmichael
Carmichael, who hit the headlines a decade ago when he was jailed for running a major Spanish property scam based in Bristol, socialised with a number of celebrities and wealthy donors at events held by the Manchester-based charity.

He then used his celebrity contacts to convince people to invest tens of thousands of pounds in WorldScreen Group, convincing them it was a successful media company.

Carmichael, who is also known as Selva Narashiman and now has a family home in Buckinghamshire, promised a quick return but the money simply disappeared.

The X Factor contestant Chico, who refused to get involved with Carmichael, said: “What he wanted from me was the contacts and friends that I had, so he could build a roster of celebrity friends that he could actually use to lure rich, unsuspecting victims.”

Big Brother contestants Lisa Appleton and Mario Marconi spent months filming a show with Carmichael called “Lisa and Mario: Their Journey”, footage from which has only ever appeared on the internet.

Lisa said: “Knowing Selva Carmichael now, he’s a compulsive liar, lives in a deluded land and is a serial, serial conman.”

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One WorldScreen Group investor is currently suing Carmichael and the company for breach of contract and the return of more than £42,000.

Carmichael, who likes to be known as the ‘Silver Fox’, promised The Five Stars Appeal a £23,000 luxury yacht holiday as an auction prize at an event last year as well as making a £10,000 bid, both of which never materialised.

A spokeswoman said: “We entrusted Selva Carmichael as we do with all of our good-willed supporters. We severed ties and took legal action against him, at no cost to the charity, to try to recover as much money as possible.”

Carmichael has failed to respond to inquiries made by the BBC but Inside Out has discovered he is now serving a three-and-a-half-year sentence for an unrelated money-laundering offence.

The full story can be seen on Inside Out in the West, East and North West on BBC1 on 5 November at 19:30 GMT.

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Reality TV celebrities have been targeted by a notorious Bristol conman looking to convince investors he is a successful media producer, a BBC investigation has found.

Selva Carmichael, 51, now of Chackmore, Buckinghamshire, presented himself as Silva ‘Silver Fox’ Michael, the president of WorldScreen Group to win over potential investors.

Carmichael filmed with Big Brother stars Mario Marconi from Widnes and Lisa Appleton from Warrington for a show that never aired.

He also tried to pose as the manager of former X Factor contestant, Chico.

BBC Inside Out has discovered Carmichael also failed to pay celebrity-backed charity the Five Stars Appeal thousands of pounds worth of promised donations.

Carmichael, who ran a major Spanish property scam from Bristol more than a decade ago, has failed to respond to inquiries made by the BBC.

BBC Inside Out is broadcast on BBC One South on Monday, 19 November at 19:30 GMT. It was previously transmitted by Inside Out West and East on Monday, 5 November.

The fame-hungry reality TV contestants who were conned into spending months filming fake show that never had a hope of being aired
Selva Carmichael had Mario Marconi and Lisa Appleton filmed for 18 hours a day for a documentary they believed would make them stars
Selva, who called himself the ‘Silver Fox’, also tried to drag Chico into his scam by pretending to be his manager
It was all to convince rich people his production company was successful and encourage them to invest money
But instead he used their cash to fund his lavish lifestyle
He is currently serving 3 years in jail for a £500,000 fraud involving Santander Bank

A conman duped a pair of fame-hungry Big Brother contestants into being followed by a camera crew for several months as part of a bogus reality TV show he had dreamt up.
Mario Marconi and Lisa Appleton, who were on the Channel Four show in 2008 and got engaged in the house, were tricked into filming ‘Lisa and Mario: Their Journey’ by serial fraudster and fantasist Selva Carmichael.
The couple were never paid a penny for their work despite being filmed for 18 hours a day last year and their show has never aired.
It has also emerged that Carmichael – who calls himself ‘The Silver Fox’ – also targeted X Factor singer Chico by posing as his manager when the pair had only met on two occasions.
All this was for the benefit of his TV production company, the World Screen Group, which he used as a front to lure in celebrities and investors and take their money to fund his luxury lifestyle.
They paid him in the hope of sharing in his profits and appearing on his shows, but it was all an elaborate ruse.
Carmichael is now being sued by one investor for more than £42,000.
Meanwhile it has emerged that Carmichael was jailed earlier this year for a £500,000 con involving Santander Bank and is currently serving a three-and-a-half year prison sentence.
The ‘Silver Fox’ lived with wife Jashmir in a £725,000 home in Chackmore, Buckinghamshire, which has a Aston Martin on the drive.
Ms Appleton said: ‘Knowing Selva Carmichael now, he’s a compulsive liar, lives in a deluded land and is a serial, serial conman.’
Her partner Mario added: ‘How low can someone go to get footage to convince people you have a television show?’
The couple shot to fame in series nine of the Channel Four reality show Big Brother but their celebrity careers have since failed to take off.

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They were introduced to Carmichael by a mutual friend during charity work, when he introduced himself as the President, Director and Producer of World Screen Group.
Lisa said: ‘I thought I’d met the almighty god of the industry.’
Carmichael promised them he could reignite their flagging careers, and bragged that he was producing a clone of Miami Vice set in India, called Bombay Vice.
They signed a contract and began filming the documentary, opening their hearts and lives for several months.
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Wouldn’t be duped: Chico was approached by Selva Carmichael, but he refused to be dragged into the scam
The cameras captured their most intimate moments – including Lisa undergoing surgery – and the pair even recorded a charity record with Selva.
But Carmichael’s filming schedule pushed Mario and Lisa to the limit.
Lisa said: ‘Filming 18 hours a day, two to three hours sleep and all this pressure.
‘He was pressuring us all the time.’
Once the promised deal with a national television station failed to materialise, Lisa and Mario decided to leave Carmichael’s agency.
Lisa said: ‘He said “you’re has beens and you’ll never work in the media again”.
‘He was really horrible.’
Meanwhile an attempt to lure Chico in Carmichael offered him a children’s TV show at a charity bash.
Chico said: ‘He came up to me and he said: “Chico I just want to say if something comes off tonight business-wise, can you please tell them I’m your manager?”
‘I said: ‘Yo, listen to me here, let me tell you one thing.
‘’First of all you’re not my manager. Secondly, you’re not my representative. Thirdly I have only met you twice and you and I are not entering a business venture or anything like that”.
‘What he wanted from me was the friendship and the celebrity contacts and friends that I had, so he can build a roster of celebrity friends that he can actually use to lure rich, unsuspecting victims.
‘This guy claimed the world and delivered absolutely nothing’.
An investigation by the BBC programme Inside Out West also revealed that Carmichael had duped the Five Stars Appeal charity.

Reality TV celebrities targeted by conman
Lisa Appleton
Reality TV celebrities have been targeted by a notorious Bristol conman looking to convince investors he is a successful media producer, a BBC investigation has found.

Selva Carmichael, 51, now of Chackmore, Buckinghamshire, presented himself as Silva ‘Silver Fox’ Michael, the president of WorldScreen Group to win over potential investors.

BBC Inside Out has discovered Carmichael also failed to pay celebrity-backed charity the Five Stars Appeal thousands of pounds worth of promised donations.

Carmichael, who ran a major Spanish property scam from Bristol more than a decade ago, has failed to respond to inquiries made by the BBC.

Watch a video feature on the BBC News website.
Selva Carmichael
Silva Michael
Reality TV celebrities have been targeted by a notorious Bristol conman looking to convince investors he is a successful media producer.

Selva Carmichael, 51, posed as Silva Michael, boss of WorldScreen Group.

He filmed with Big Brother stars Mario Marconi and Lisa Appleton for a show that never aired and posed as the manager of The X Factor singer Chico.

Carmichael, who is now being sued by one investor for more than £42,000, declined to comment on the allegations.

Read the full story on the BBC News website.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2228698/Selva-Carmichael-duped-Big-Brother-couple-filming-fake-reality-targeted-X-Factors-Chico.html

Conman dupes Big Brother’s Mario and Lisa into filming fake reality show

A CONMAN duped a pair of Big Brother stars into being followed by a camera crew for MONTHS – by fooling them it was for a new show.
Hapless Mario Marconi and Lisa Appleton thought they were being filmed for Lisa and Mario: Their Journey and a new shot at the limelight.
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Con … from right, Mario Marconi, Selva Carmichael and Lisa Appleton in still from ‘show’

http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/news/4630474/Conman-dupes-Big-Brothers-Mario-and-Lisa.html

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