Two tech savvy teenagers from Christchurch moved into the online porn industry straight out of high school. They moved to the United States to film sex scenes with 'amateur' women in hotel rooms, making millions in the process. But their sleazy empire started to crumble when 22 women say they were tricked into becoming porn stars. Now, the FBI has charged the childhood friends with sex trafficking. Jared Savage charts the rise and fall of Michael James Pratt and Matthew Isaac Wolfe.

Mike Pratt and Matt Wolfe were best mates growing up.

Born a few months apart in 1982, the duo started primary school in Christchurch together but went to different schools in their teenage years.

Wolfe

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