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Shin Lim on Penn & Teller Fool Us (VIDEO)

Updated: Jul 8, 2022

Shin Lim's unbelievable magic has dazzled millions on Penn & Teller Fool Us, America's Got Talent and YouTube.

Penn & Teller have featured Shin Lim in more than one of their television shows. Shin Lim appeared on two episodes of the magic competition show Penn & Teller's Fool Us and their pandemic tv show, Penn & Teller: Try This At Home.

So, how many times has the magician fooled the Las Vegas magic duo?

Let's look at Shin Lim's appearances with Penn and Teller.

Shin Lim's appearances on Penn & Teller

Shin Lim appeared in seasons 2 and 4 of Penn & Teller Fool Us. He fooled Penn and Teller both times. Shin's first appearance on the show in 2015 went viral on YouTube and reached over 70 million views.

Shin Lim also appeared on Penn & Teller's Try This At Home (2020) television special.

Penn & Teller Fool Us Episodes



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Penn & Teller: Try This at Home TV Special

Penn & Teller: Try This At Home was a television special filmed entirely at the homes of Penn & Teller and their magician friends worldwide.

The show featured Elle, Dakota Fanning, Michael Carbonaro, and Shin Lim.

​Penn & Teller: Try This At Home (IMBD)


Shin Lim appears on Penn & Teller Try This At Home
Shin Lim appears on Penn & Teller Try This At Home

How many times did Shin Lim Fool Penn & Teller

Shin Lim has successfully fooled Penn & Teller twice, both of his appearances on the show.

Penn remarked on Penn & Teller: Try This At Home about a possible third fooling performance, he said:

"If you were on Fool Us right now, you would have fooled us for the third time."

Did Shin Lim win AGT?

Shin Lim won season 13 of America's Got Talent and claimed the $1,000,000 prize and Las Vegas headlining show contract. He is also the winner of the AGT Champion, and he is the second magician after Mat Franco to win the Grand Prize.

Shin Lim's 1st Appearance on Fool Us

Shin Lim's 2nd Penn & Teller Fool Us & Try This At Home Appearance

Here are two other great videos of Shin Lim's performances on Penn & Teller Fool Us and Penn & Teller Try This At Home.

​Shin Lim 2nd Performance on Penn & Teller Fool Us

​Shin Lim appears on Penn & Teller Try This at Home

Be sure and check out and subscribe to Shin Lim's YouTube channel.

What was your favourite Shin Lim Penn & Teller performance? Let me know in the comments.

Are you interested in seeing all the foolers? Here's a complete list of magicians who have fooled Penn & Teller.


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