TruTV has announced that they have ordered 12 episodes of Undercover Magic (working title), which will feature Michael Carbonaro using magic to pull pranks on unsuspecting onlookers. The hidden camera show is tentatively scheduled to air in the summer of 2014. The network maintains that Carbonaro will keep the show light and fun instead of mean spirited.

According to the TruTV press release, Michael Carbonaro is an awarding winning actor who has appeared on shows such as Wizards of Waverley Place and Law and Order: SVU as well as a talented magician who has been twice nominated as the Academy of Magical Arts Magician of the Year.