publication date: Tuesday, March 21, 2017 (part of Spring 2017)

category: Television

clue: Reality made this Jersey wife a star. Fraud made her a federal inmate.

explanation: Giudice stars in The Real Housewives of New Jersey. In 2015, she served eleven months in a federal penitentiary for committing several forms of fraud to finance her lifestyle. more…

difficulty: medium

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, LaVonne Lemler, Samir Mehta, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Richard Slominsky, Aaron Shurtleff, and Jesse King


Similar Goos

Tracee Ellis Ross

After a supreme childhood, you could forgive her for slacking. But this girlfriend is a major figure in comedy today. Ish. Go »

Sonequa Martin-Green

She walked away from zombies in order to discover aliens. Go »

Sara Rue

This imperfect but not unpopular actress helps brides shed weight as a Jenny Craig spokesperson. Go »

Ashley Tisdale

She's been in some of Disney's biggest television hits of recent years -- shows about hotel suites, singing high schoolers, and platypus spies -- but her career really popped after she got into music. Go »

Lisa Bonet

This college dropout from another planet is best known for her associations with Jason Momoa, Bill Cosby, and Lenny Kravitz. Go »

Nadya Hutagalung

TV's top trendsetter Go »