Two con men try to settle their rivalry by betting on who can swindle a young American heiress out of $50,000 first.
A family of small-time criminals try to go straight after the father is sent to prison.
Perfect scoundrels is an early-1990s British television comedy-drama following two con-men's travels while ripping off various people. Produced by TVS Television for the ITV network it ran for three series between 22 April 1990 and 30 May 1992. The show's main stars were Peter Bowles and Bryan Murray, as well as a cameo appearance from pop singer Lulu.