Rafaello Follieri Recent News

Morning Buzz: Follieri Gets Four Years

Celebuzz | October 24, 2008 - 6:31 am

People reports that Anne Hathaway’s ex Rafaello Follieri has been sentenced to 4 1/2 years in prison for 14 counts of wire fraud, money laundering, and conspiracy. Follieri stated, through an interpretor, that “what I did was wrong and there is no point in making excuses. … I will never be able to wash away… More »


Anne Hathaway’s Villain Ex Blames Her for His Crimes

Celebuzz | October 15, 2008 - 1:39 pm

TMZ reports that Raffaello Follieri is using his ex-girlfriend, Get Smart actress Anne Hathaway, as the excuse for his crimes.
In court documents filed prior to his October 23 sentencing, Follieri claims that he committed money laundering and wire fraud because he was “surrounded by movie stars and celebrities and this young man who… More »


Anne Hathaway’s Bling Confiscated by Feds

Betsy Waldman | September 11, 2008 - 2:39 pm

Anne Hathaway’s unfortunate choice of companions is costing her more and more by the day. First came word that her ex-boyfriend, swindler Raffaello Follieri, siphoned her bank account of $37,000 a month to fund his swank New York duplex. Now, the New York Post reports, authorities seized 12 pieces of jewelry that Follieri gave to… More »


Morning Buzz: Anne Hathaway’s Ex Pleads Guilty

Celebuzz | September 11, 2008 - 6:05 am

Anne Hathaway’s ex-boyfriend Rafaello Follieri has pled guilty to fourteen counts of wire fraud and money laundering yesterday, according to TMZ. Through a deal he made with prosecutors, he will face no more than five years in jail.
EW.com reports that Shannen Doherty has elected not to stay on the CW’s 90210 remake past… More »


Anne Hathaway’s Ex Sings for a Reduced Sentence

Celebuzz | September 9, 2008 - 4:19 pm

The law has a long arm, as alleged Italian swindler Rafaello Follieri found out. But that’s not to say the arm can’t be twisted a bit here and there.
After having scammed California business magnate Ron Burkle, amongst others—including his own ex-girlfriend Anne Hathaway—in a real estate development scheme, Follieri was charged in June… More »