No, not Jordan Belfort, who claims to be on the straight and narrow. We're talking about his number 2 at boiler room Stratton Oakmont, Danny Porush. For those who need a quick refresher, he's the one played by Jonah Hill, who felt the need to make a number of clarifications about his portrayal shortly before the movie came out, which included but were not limited to:
- Copping to threatening to eat an employee's goldfish, but insisting he never let a chimpanzee run around the office
- Admitting to hiring "little people to attend and mingle at at least one party" but never "abusing or throwing the midgets"
- Harshly denying he ever had a male/male/female threesome, saying "I’m not homophobic, but I never had sex with a girl with another guy. I’ve been with a zillion women, several women at the same time—but only just with women...Also, never any minors."
Anyway, he may be in trouble with the law again.
U.S. FBI agents on Wednesday raided the offices of Med-Care Diabetic & Medical Supplies Inc, a Florida medical device company whose executive vice president helped inspire the movie "The Wolf of Wall Street," according to two witnesses. Dozens of agents from the FBI, Florida fraud department, and local police closed entrances to the building that houses Med-Care, and are removing boxes of files, one of the witnesses said. Danny Porush is a top executive at Med-Care and inspired the character portrayed by actor Jonah Hill in "The Wolf of Wall Street," which told the story of defunct brokerage firm Stratton Oakmont Inc.