Archive for the 'TV' Category

Paul Gertner Goes For A Fool Us Three-peat

Posted by Michael on June 24th, 2020

Paul Gertner posted his appearance from the season premiere of Penn & Teller: Fool Us earlier this week. If you missed the show (like I did because it was raining so hard my hotel’s cable went out right after it started) you can stream it free over on The CW website.

“The Amazing Andy” On The Late, Late Show [NSFW]

Posted by Michael on June 24th, 2020

I have had a person or two ask me about the magician who appeared on The Late, Late Show with James Corden the other night… My guess is that most of the people asking did not actually see the show. “The Amazing Andy” is not actually a magician, he is a character performed by a staff member. This was just a sketch and there is a bit of off color language that is allowed on late night television and some other words bleeped out.

Shaun Jay On Masters of Illusion

Posted by Michael on June 23rd, 2020

The CW’s summer magic season is underway, which includes P&T: Fool Us and Masters of Illusion and Shaun Jay posted this clip of his appearance on the show. You can catch up (or re-watch) all of the Fool Us and Masters of Illusion episodes from this season over on the The CW website.

Criss Angel Visits Extra

Posted by Michael on June 23rd, 2020

Criss Angel checked in with Extra’s Charissa Thompson to update audiences on his son’s cancer treatment as well as life under quarantine for pediatric cancer patients and entertainment returning to Las Vegas.

AGT Sneak Peek: Magician Winston

Posted by Michael on June 23rd, 2020

There will be at least one magic act on NBC’s America’s Got Talent tonight when 27 year old Venezuelan magician Winston takes the stage.

First Fool Us Host Jonathan Ross

Posted by Michael on June 19th, 2020

Penn & Teller: Fool Us started on ITV back in 2011 before jumping to The CW back in 2015. For the first couple of seasons were hosted by veteran British TV presenter Jonathan Ross before Alyson Hannigan took over hosting duties in season three.

The Thrill Of Feeling Fooled

Posted by Michael on June 19th, 2020

The CW released this piece on Fool Us about four years which sees Penn Jillette explaining the appeal of being fooled by magicians.