Arnold Schwarzenegger & 5 Men Whose Finances Were Impacted by a Sex Scandal
Arts and Culture Money

Arnold Schwarzenegger & 5 Men Whose Finances Were Impacted by a Sex Scandal

Arnold Schwarzenegger in a suit and smiling
The recent revelation of Arnold Schwarzenegger's infidelity and the love child that came as a result of it is just another in a long list of powerful, wealthy men who were caught—almost literally—with their pants down. While, many pundits have spent this past week pontificating on the reasons for the affair and others like it, few have looked at the financial repercussions that a sex scandal can have. Given Schwarzenegger's vast wealth, his divorce from Maria Shriver and lost projects due to the scandal could cost the action star-turned-California governor around $300 million in settlements and revenue. BlackEnterprise.com takes a close look at five other prominent figures who were hit in the pockets when their private indiscretions went public. —Larry Gilchrist

×
'