The BEST Episodes of Death by Magic
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Nov 13, 2020
Magician Drummond Money-Coutts travels the globe, sharing his infectious love of magic and attempting tricks that proved fatal to other magicians.
#1 - LONDON: Buried Alive
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 30, 2018
Inspired by the Victorian obsession with taphephobia -- the fear of being buried alive -- Drummond attempts his own escape from a custom-built coffin.
#2 - DETROIT: Death by Audience
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 30, 2018
After delighting Motown singers with sleight of hand, Drummond lets his audience make a choice that could bring a car crashing down on his head.
#3 - LAS VEGAS: Against the Odds
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 30, 2018
Drummond works his magic in a tattoo shop, then aims to beat the odds as his audience assists him with a variation on Russian roulette.
#4 - INDIA: The Rope Trick
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 30, 2018
Paying homage to a legendary -- and gruesome -- magic trick, Drummond tries to escape from an iron cage suspended above flaming spikes.
#5 - LOS ANGELES: Daredevil
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 30, 2018
Drummond re-creates the final, deadly trick of a Niagara Falls daredevil, plummeting in a wooden barrel into a small pool of water.
#6 - EDINBURGH: Trial by Fire
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 30, 2018
After recounting a magician's fiery death and the notorious history of witch hunts, Drummond risks being burned alive at the stake.
#7 - MIAMI: Head Under Water
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Nov 30, 2018
After intense training with a retired Navy SEAL, Drummond faces his lifelong aquaphobia and attempts to escape from a car before it floods with water.
#8 - CAPE TOWN: The Greast Escape
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Nov 30, 2018
Drummond visits a college of magic just for kids, entertains with a beachside treasure hunt and puts himself in the path of a speeding train.