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The Best Episodes of Penn & Teller: Fool Us

Every episode of Penn & Teller: Fool Us ranked from best to worst. Let's dive into the Best Episodes of Penn & Teller: Fool Us!

Illusionists Penn & Teller throw down the gauntlet to aspiring magicians to perform their most mystifying trick - and fool Penn and Teller. 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. If any illusionist 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.

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Networks:ITV1The CW

Top Episode Highlight

The best episode of "Penn & Teller: Fool Us" is "Now Teller Won't Shut Up", rated 8.2/10 from 12 user votes. It was directed by N/A and written by N/A. "Now Teller Won't Shut Up" aired on 4/26/2024 and is rated 0.1 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "It Takes Balls to Be a Magician".

  • Now Teller Won't Shut Up
    8.2/10 12 votes

    #1 - Now Teller Won't Shut Up

    Season 10 Episode 20 - Aired 2024-04-26

    Magicians Nikola Arkane, Rubi, Vinny Grosso, and Gonzalo Mateos try to fool the veteran duo with their illusions.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • It Takes Balls to Be a Magician
    8.1/10 19 votes

    #2 - It Takes Balls to Be a Magician

    Season 10 Episode 17 - Aired 2024-03-29

    Magicians Javi Rufo, Emma Olson, Sean Ridgeway, and Jim Vines try to fool the veteran duo with their illusions.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Penn & Teller Get Loopy
    8.0/10 45 votes

    #3 - Penn & Teller Get Loopy

    Season 5 Episode 3 - Aired 2018-07-09

    Magicians Ryan Chandler, Ryan Hayashi, Dirk Losander, and Ed Ripley try to fool the veteran duo with their tricks.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Smallest Biggest Magic Trick Ever
    8.0/10 25 votes

    #4 - The Smallest Biggest Magic Trick Ever

    Season 10 Episode 8 - Aired 2024-01-12

    Magicians Blake Vogt, Marc DeSouza, AnnaRose, and Willy Monroe try to fool the veteran duo with their illusions.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • A Magical Punch in the Face
    8.0/10 24 votes

    #5 - A Magical Punch in the Face

    Season 10 Episode 10 - Aired 2024-01-26

    Magicians Sanjeev Vinodh, Mortenn Christiansen, Giancarlo Bernini, and Jeffrey Wang try to fool the veteran duo with their illusions.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • David Copperfield vs. Penn & Teller
    7.9/10 44 votes

    #6 - David Copperfield vs. Penn & Teller

    Season 6 Episode 1 - Aired 2019-06-17

    Magicians David Copperfield, Jan Reinder, Ondřej Pšenička, and Giancarlo Bernini try fool the veteran duo with their illusions.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Bill-In-Penn's-Head Trick
    7.9/10 27 votes

    #7 - The Bill-In-Penn's-Head Trick

    Season 10 Episode 5 - Aired 2023-12-01

    Magicians Joe Monti, Ding Yang, Matt Baker, and Arturo Fuenzalida try to fool the veteran duo with their illusions.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Penn & Teller vs. A Magic Hamster
    7.9/10 23 votes

    #8 - Penn & Teller vs. A Magic Hamster

    Season 10 Episode 9 - Aired 2024-01-19

    Magicians Jo De Rijck, Adrian Vega, Nao Murata, and Jonathan Steigman try to fool the veteran duo with their illusions.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Brought to You by the Letter P
    7.9/10 22 votes

    #9 - Brought to You by the Letter P

    Season 10 Episode 14 - Aired 2024-03-01

    Magicians Jacob Schenström, Ondřej Pšenička, John Lewit and Chris Capeheart try to fool the veteran duo with their illusions.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Penn & Teller: Merry Fool Us
    7.8/10 28 votes

    #10 - Penn & Teller: Merry Fool Us

    Season 6 Episode 14 - Aired 2019-11-29

    No description available

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • We've Got a Racoon Problem
    7.8/10 31 votes

    #11 - We've Got a Racoon Problem

    Season 10 Episode 4 - Aired 2023-11-17

    Magicians Solange Kardinaly, Christian Engblom, Antonio Martinez, and Ari Novick try to fool the veteran duo with their illusions.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Princess and the Wizard
    7.8/10 25 votes

    #12 - The Princess and the Wizard

    Season 10 Episode 7 - Aired 2023-12-22

    Magicians Benjamin Barnes, Hara, Helen Coghlan, and Daniel K try to fool the veteran duo with their illusions.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • A Bellyful of Needles
    7.7/10 66 votes

    #13 - A Bellyful of Needles

    Season 1 Episode 7 - Aired 2011-07-23

    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. Will any of the hopefuls manage to fool Penn and Teller?

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Penn Jillette, Teller

  • Phone-y Business
    7.7/10 85 votes

    #14 - Phone-y Business

    Season 2 Episode 1 - Aired 2015-07-06

    Magicians Jon Armstrong, Xavier, Greg Dow (aka The Shocker), and Steve Brundage try to fool the veteran duo with their tricks.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Penn & Teller Against the World
    7.7/10 37 votes

    #15 - Penn & Teller Against the World

    Season 5 Episode 6 - Aired 2018-07-30

    Magicians Taijyi Fujryama, Pit Hartling, Helen Coghlan, and Menny Lindenfeld try to fool the veteran duo with their tricks.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Penn & Teller vs. Inventors
    7.7/10 29 votes

    #16 - Penn & Teller vs. Inventors

    Season 6 Episode 3 - Aired 2019-07-01

    Magicians include Arkadia, Harry Keaton, Jandro and Derek Selinger.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Duck! It's Alyson!
    7.7/10 31 votes

    #17 - Duck! It's Alyson!

    Season 6 Episode 6 - Aired 2019-07-22

    No description available

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • 2 Dead in Tonight's Episode
    7.7/10 35 votes

    #18 - 2 Dead in Tonight's Episode

    Season 10 Episode 2 - Aired 2023-11-03

    Aspiring magicians perform their best trick to try and fool Penn & Teller. Magicians featured include Alexandra, Artem, Anthony Dempsey and Rune.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Badass Brooke
    7.7/10 26 votes

    #19 - Badass Brooke

    Season 10 Episode 6 - Aired 2023-12-08

    Magicians Ramo and Alegria, Bryan Saint, Sion, and Vilgot Michelin try to fool the veteran duo with their illusions.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Invisi-Ball Thread
    7.6/10 73 votes

    #20 - The Invisi-Ball Thread

    Season 2 Episode 2 - Aired 2015-07-13

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

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Won't Get Fooled Again...?
    7.6/10 53 votes

    #21 - Won't Get Fooled Again...?

    Season 3 Episode 1 - Aired 2016-07-13

    Alyson Hannigan becomes the new host. Magicians looking to fool the boys this time: Shawn Farquhar returns to try and fool them again by (mind) reading from a book he gives to Alyson, comedian magician Michael Kent does a trick with (dis)appearing bottles and glass cups, Vegas magician Nathan Burton makes a "security guard" run down a toilet and turns his assistant Stacy into a poster, Nathan Coe Marsh makes an object randomly picked by Alyson appear inside a small glass jar, and finally Penn and Teller teach the audience how to find love through cards, but not everyone gets it.

    Director: Dennis Rosenblatt

    Writer: N/A

  • Jesse Eisenberg Gets Carded
    7.6/10 50 votes

    #22 - Jesse Eisenberg Gets Carded

    Season 3 Episode 2 - Aired 2016-07-20

    Magicians looking to fool them this time: sword swallowing magician Brett Loudermilk does a trick that's hard to swallow for Alyson, Dan Harlan does a card guessing trick with his animated stickmen, illusionist Ryan Joyce makes his assistant disappear leaving her silhouette behind, comedian magician Kyle Eschen makes lentil appear out of thin air, and finally - Penn, Teller and Jesse Eisenberg, who promotes his new movie about magic, try to outdo one another at a card guessing trick for Alyson.

    Director: Dennis Rosenblatt

    Writer: N/A

  • Penn & Teller and a Mind Reading Chicken
    7.6/10 43 votes

    #23 - Penn & Teller and a Mind Reading Chicken

    Season 4 Episode 2 - Aired 2017-07-20

    Magicians Jonathan Burns, Jo De Rijck, David Caserta, and Jimmy Ichihana try to fool the veteran duo with their tricks.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Let's Hear It for the Kids
    7.6/10 37 votes

    #24 - Let's Hear It for the Kids

    Season 5 Episode 13 - Aired 2018-10-01

    Magicians Kiko Pastur, Jason Palter, Michael Gee, and Bryan Saint try to fool the veteran duo with their tricks.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Virtual Reality
    7.6/10 33 votes

    #25 - Virtual Reality

    Season 6 Episode 13 - Aired 2019-09-30

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    Writer: N/A