The Best Episodes of Penn & Teller: Fool Us

Fool Us challenges magicians to perform in front of Penn and Teller. If they can fool Penn and Teller, they win a five star trip to Las Vegas to perform as the opening act in Penn & Teller's world famous show at the Rio Hotel & Casino. Well-known illusionists Penn and Teller throw down the gauntlet to aspiring magicians in the UK to perform their most mystifying trick - and fool Penn and Teller. Las Vegas legends Penn & Teller have no prior knowledge of either the performers or the planned trick. They sit in the audience just like everyone else, watching every move the guest magicians make. And, if any illusionist comes on and fools the professionals - they win a five star trip to Las Vegas to perform as the opening act in Penn & Teller's world famous show at the Rio Hotel & Casino. Every magician will be performing for high stakes. Whether it's a grand stage illusion or a tiny trick of sleight of hand, whether it uses tigers or toothpicks, if they are good enough to fool Penn & Teller then they get to perform in Vegas with the iconic duo.

Water Tanks for the Memories

#1 - Water Tanks for the Memories

Season 1 - Episode 8

Magicians Lee Hathaway, Jack Taperell, Laura London, and Paul & Martin Daniels try to fool the veteran duo with their tricks. To close the show, Penn & Teller perform the world's first underwater card trick - with a shocking twist.

star 8.24
126 votes
Penn Gets Nailed

#2 - Penn Gets Nailed

Season 1 - Episode 5

French illusionists Cubic Act, who use a magical box on stage, card expert Michael Vincent, Victorian magicians Morgan & West and award-winning performer Nick Einhorn try to outwit the double act with mind-boggling tricks, in the hope of landing a gig with them in Las Vegas. The duo also perform a trick involving a nailgun.

star 8.22
161 votes
A Bellyful of Needles

#3 - A Bellyful of Needles

Season 1 - Episode 7

This week, the reigning world card trick champion, Shawn Farquhar, does the impossible right under Penn's nose. Plus Cuba's greatest magician - Manuel Martinez, who now lives in Margate - takes to the stage, and one act performs the most stunning climax to a trick ever seen on TV. Also staring Etienne Pradier and Chris Dugdale.

star 8.10
126 votes
Teller Is a Blockhead

#4 - Teller Is a Blockhead

Season 1 - Episode 4

This episode has 15-year-old Daniel Kramer from North London show card & physical tricks, Romany (Magic Circle Stage Magician of the Year 2006) performs while tied up with rope, Alan Rorrison shows off some close-up magic and Richard Bellars returns from a previous episode to see if he can fool Penn & Teller by predicting the outcome of some challenges he sets for them on-stage...

star 8.02
150 votes
The Invisi-Ball Thread

#5 - The Invisi-Ball Thread

Season 2 - Episode 2

Magicians Leon & Romy, Mike Hammer, Shin Lim, and Peter Boie try to fool the veteran duo with their tricks.

star 8.00
198 votes
Teller Sucks… Helium

#6 - Teller Sucks… Helium

Season 1 - Episode 1

Magicians High Jinx, Jon Allen, and Graham Jolley try to fool the veteran duo with their tricks. Prior foolers John Archer and Benjamin Earl visit Vegas.

star 7.98
237 votes
Stab a Card, Any Card…

#7 - Stab a Card, Any Card…

Season 1 - Episode 2

Magicians Young & Strange, Mark Shortland, Mathieu Bich, and Daniel Madison try to fool the veteran duo with their tricks.

star 7.97
178 votes
Solid Goldfish

#8 - Solid Goldfish

Season 1 - Episode 3

Magicians Piff the Magic Dragon, Soma, Alan Hudson, and Damien O'Brien try to fool the veteran duo with their tricks.

star 7.95
187 votes
Mission Impossi-Ball

#9 - Mission Impossi-Ball

Season 2 - Episode 5

Magicians Bill Cook, Wes Barker, Matt Holtzclaw, and David Regal try to fool the veteran duo with their tricks.

star 7.85
169 votes
The Great Escape

#10 - The Great Escape

Season 3 - Episode 9

Magicians Xavier Mortimer, Fielding West, Caleb Wiles, and Kevin Hall the Magic Maniac try to fool the veteran duo with their tricks.

star 7.81
183 votes
Penn & Teller Have A Blast

#11 - Penn & Teller Have A Blast

Season 3 - Episode 3

Magicians Robert Ramirez, Dominik, Joel Ward, and Mahdi Gilbert try to fool the veteran duo with their tricks.

star 7.81
244 votes
Does This Trick Ring a Bell?

#12 - Does This Trick Ring a Bell?

Season 4 - Episode 5

Magicians Dyno Staats, Aiden Sinclair, Axel Adler, and David Parr try to fool the veteran duo with their tricks.

star 7.80
153 votes
Penn & Teller Teach You a Trick

#13 - Penn & Teller Teach You a Trick

Season 4 - Episode 1

Magicians Richard Turner, Young & Strange, Kayla Drescher, and Mike Super try to fool the veteran duo with their tricks.

star 7.78
235 votes
Now THAT'S Bunny!

#14 - Now THAT'S Bunny!

Season 2 - Episode 6

Magicians Jay Sankey, Greg Wilson, Trigg Watson, and Jen Kramer try to fool the veteran duo with their tricks.

star 7.77
165 votes
The Magic of Polyester

#15 - The Magic of Polyester

Season 1 - Episode 6

Magicians Gazzo, Colin McLeod, Keelan Leyser & Charolette Marie, Brynolf & Ljung, try to fool the veteran duo with their tricks.

star 7.74
144 votes
Here's Moxie!

#16 - Here's Moxie!

Season 3 - Episode 8

Magicians Matthew Laslo, Zabrecky, David Garrard, and Wayne Hoffman try to fool the veteran duo with their tricks.

star 7.74
194 votes
Shoot to Kill

#17 - Shoot to Kill

Season 2 - Episode 3

Magicians Brian Brushwood, Simon Pierro, John Lovick, and Kyle Knight & Mistie try to fool the veteran duo with their tricks.

star 7.73
177 votes
You Dirty Rathead!

#18 - You Dirty Rathead!

Season 3 - Episode 5

Magicians Alex Ramon, Greg Frewin, Vinny Grosso, and Arthur Trace try to fool the veteran duo with their tricks.

star 7.73
212 votes
Teller Flips a Bird

#19 - Teller Flips a Bird

Season 4 - Episode 3

Magicians Misty Lee, Shin Lim, Andi Gladwin, and Hatfields try to fool the veteran duo with their tricks. Special guest: Louie Anderson.

star 7.73
181 votes
Knife of the Party

#20 - Knife of the Party

Season 2 - Episode 4

Magicians Austin Janik, Amazing Allison, Mac King, and Norman Ng try to fool the veteran duo with their tricks.

star 7.73
179 votes
Penn's Favorite Card Trick

#21 - Penn's Favorite Card Trick

Season 2 - Episode 7

Magicians Kostya Kimlat, Frederick Falk, Chris Funk, and Nate Dendy try to fool the veteran duo with their tricks.

star 7.72
152 votes
Juggle, Juggle, Penn's in Trouble

#22 - Juggle, Juggle, Penn's in Trouble

Season 3 - Episode 7

Magicians Vitaly Beckman, Simon Coronel, Mac King, and Kevin Viner try to fool the veteran duo with their tricks.

star 7.72
189 votes
Teller Deflowers a Shadow

#23 - Teller Deflowers a Shadow

Season 2 - Episode 11

Magicians Scott & Puck, Eric Jones, Mark Calabrese, and Paul Vigil try to fool the veteran duo with their tricks.

star 7.69
154 votes
Penn and Teller Rip for Your Pleasure

#24 - Penn and Teller Rip for Your Pleasure

Season 3 - Episode 12

Magicians Joseph Reohm, Brent Braun, Chris Rose, and Charles Bach try to fool the veteran duo with their tricks.

star 7.69
159 votes
A Big Round of Applause for Alyson

#25 - A Big Round of Applause for Alyson

Season 4 - Episode 7

Magicians Riccardo Berdini, Yan Markson, Ondrej Psenicka, and Glenn Morphew try to fool the veteran duo with their tricks.

star 7.68
152 votes