Literary Agent Gets 6 Years In Prison For Cheating Authors

03/30/2011 05:16 pm ET | Updated May 30, 2011

A literary agent who duped budding authors and investors into handing over more than £500,000 for non-existent film and book deals has been jailed for six years. Robin Price, a former cinema manager from north Devon, claimed he had contacts in Hollywood including Steven Spielberg, Martin Scorsese and Johnny Depp.

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