Man accused of tricking women into rehearsing for fake porn movies

Man accused of tricking women into rehearsing for fake porn movies
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Details about alleged criminal Mario Antoine continued to be uncovered on Tuesday, a day after the Office of the U.S. Attorney Western District of Missouri announced charges against him for tricking dozens of women into having sex – which he recorded – under the appearance they were rehearsing for a pornography movie.

Antoine, who is 33-years-old, was charged in a 21-count indictment.

The federal indictment alleges Antoine created various online aliases where he posed as a talent manager, photographer and videographer for fake companies such as “Playboy Worldwide,” “Playboy Asia,” “Dash Agency,” and others that he claimed managed private overseas pornography websites.

Beginning in 2011, Antoine allegedly “auditioned” dozens of victims throughout the greater KC area as models for prospective employment with the fake businesses by persuading them to engage in sexual and pornographic activity, according to the news release.

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