Updated: Sep 6, 2021
The CW Network's hit television show Penn & Teller Fool Us has been renewed for an eighth season and we wanted to know all the American magicians who appeared on the Fool Us stage and fooled the famed magic duo. Here's a complete list.
No American magicians appeared in the first season of Penn & Teller Fool Us. The season was produced and filmed in the United Kingdom and foolers nationalities from the first season include British, Canadian, and Swedish magicians. American magicians began appearing on the second season after production moved to the Penn & Teller Theatre in Las Vegas at the Rio Hotel & Casino for all remaining seasons.
Penn & Teller Fool Us has been renewed for an eight-season.
Penn & Teller Fool Us is a magic competition and television program in which magicians from around the world perform tricks in front of the American magician-comedian duo, Penn & Teller. The 1hr format television show features four magicians per episode and one segment featuring Penn & Teller.
The coveted prize for magicians on the Fool Us stage is the FOOLER award, bragging rights for fooling Penn & Teller and an opportunity to perform in Las Vegas.
A total of 175 American magicians have appeared on Penn & Teller: Fool Us in seven seasons and 37 American magicians have fooled the magic duo. The first American magician to appear on the CW Network's hit television show was Jon Armstrong and the first American magician to fool Penn & Teller was Steven Brundage.
Here's a list of all the American magicians who fooled Penn & Teller:
American Foolers: Magicians who have Fooled Penn & Teller
Leon and Romy
The most-watched American Fooler on YouTube is Paul Gertner.
The most-watched American magician on Penn & Teller Fool Us is Paul Gertner who appeared on season 3. The most viewed fooler is Shin Lim, a Canadian FISM Grand Prix close-up winning magician.
The first 3 American magicians to fool Penn & Teller Fool Us
Here are the first three American magicians to fool the famed magic-duo, Penn & Teller: Fool Us
Leon and Romy
1. Steven Brundage
2. Leon and Romy
3. Handsome Jack
List of Canadian Foolers
Here are all the Canadian Magicians who have appeared on Penn & Teller Fool Us (including the most-watched Penn & Teller magician)