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Penn Jillette

Writer | Producer | Actor
KNOWN FOR 
Penn & Teller: Bullshit! (2003– ) | Tim's Vermeer (2013) | Fantasia/2000 (1999)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 10 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 7 nominations More »
AKA 
Penn | Penn & Teller | Penn and Teller
BORN 
Mar 5, 1955 (age 60)
HEIGHT 
6' 6½" (1.99m)

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Projects in Development (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for Director's CutDirector's Cut Herbert Blount, Producer, Writer  Less $1000K Post-Prod
Past Film & Video (23 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (46 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Penn & Teller: Fool UsPenn & Teller: Fool Us (TV Series) Himself (14 episodes, 2011–2015), Writer (Created By) (3 episodes, 2015), Executive Producer (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2011–2015 14
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  • Primary photo for Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No! (TV Movie) Lieutenant Colonel Stylo  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Wizard WarsWizard Wars (TV Series) Himself - Judge (12 episodes, 2014–2015), Executive Producer (6 episodes, 2014–2015)  Less 2014–2015 12
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  • Primary photo for Modern FamilyModern Family (TV Series) Edward LeGrand (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for The ApprenticeThe Apprentice (TV Series) Himself - Finalist / Himself - Contestant / Himself - Team Clay / Himself (27 episodes, 2012–2015), Performer ("Love Will") (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2012–2015 27
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  • Primary photo for Penn Jilette's Street CredPenn Jilette's Street Cred (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2014), Actor  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Alpha HouseAlpha House (TV Series) Penn Jillette (5 episodes, 2014)  Less 2014 5
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  • Primary photo for The Cleveland ShowThe Cleveland Show (TV Series) Magical Johnson (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
    • Brown Magic (Feb 19, 2012) Magical Johnson (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for Penn & Teller Tell a LiePenn & Teller Tell a Lie (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Host (4 episodes, 2011), Executive Producer (3 episodes, 2011), Writer (2 episodes, 2011), Writer (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 4
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  • Primary photo for CollegeHumor OriginalsCollegeHumor Originals (TV Series) Google (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Penn Jilette (2 episodes, 1999–2011)  Less 1999–2011 2
  • Primary photo for The DefendersThe Defenders (TV Series) Reuben Charters (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Penn & Teller: Bullshit!Penn & Teller: Bullshit! (TV Series) Himself - Host (89 episodes, 2003–2010), Writer (83 episodes, 2003–2010), Co-Executive Producer (49 episodes, 2003–2006), Executive Producer (31 episodes, 2007–2010)  Less 2003–2010 89
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  • Primary photo for Great American Road TripGreat American Road Trip (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2009), Special Thanks (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
    • Vegas Baby (Aug 10, 2009) Himself (as Penn), Special Thanks (as Penn)  Less
  • Primary photo for Larry the Cable Guy's Christmas SpectacularLarry the Cable Guy's Christmas Spectacular (TV Movie) Ghost of Christmas Present  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Handy MannyHandy Manny (TV Series) Magic Marty (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for Penn & Teller: Off the Deep EndPenn & Teller: Off the Deep End (TV Special) Himself, Writer  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The West WingThe West Wing (TV Series) Penn Jilette (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
    • In the Room (Dec 8, 2004) Penn Jilette (as Penn & Teller)  Less
  • Primary photo for GirlfriendsGirlfriends (TV Series) Clem Valesco (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for Las VegasLas Vegas (TV Series) Penn Jilette (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for House of MouseHouse of Mouse (TV Series) Pluto Devil (2 episodes, 2001–2002)  Less 2001–2002 2
  • Primary photo for Just Shoot Me!Just Shoot Me! (TV Series) Terry (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for Mickey Mouse WorksMickey Mouse Works (TV Series) Pluto Devil (2 episodes, 1999–2000)  Less 1999–2000 2
  • Primary photo for MonstervisionMonstervision (TV Series) Himself - Host (1993), Writer  Less 1993–2000
  • Primary photo for Hayley Wagner, StarHayley Wagner, Star (TV Movie) Director  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for V.I.P.V.I.P. (TV Series) Penn Jillette (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
    • Val the Hard Way (May 22, 1999) Penn Jillette (as Penn & Teller)  Less
  • Primary photo for Sin City SpectacularSin City Spectacular (TV Series) Himself (24 episodes, 1998–1999), Co-Executive Producer  Less 1998–1999 24
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  • Primary photo for Home ImprovementHome Improvement (TV Series) Penn Jilette (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
    • Knee Deep (Feb 2, 1999) Penn Jilette (as Penn)  Less
  • Primary photo for Dharma & GregDharma & Greg (TV Series) Vincent (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for Babylon 5Babylon 5 (TV Series) Rebo (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for FriendsFriends (TV Series) The Salesman (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for The Drew Carey ShowThe Drew Carey Show (TV Series) Archibald Fenn (2 episodes, 1995–1997)  Less 1995–1997 2
  • Primary photo for Sabrina, the Teenage WitchSabrina, the Teenage Witch (TV Series) Drell (4 episodes, 1996–1997)  Less 1996–1997 4
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  • Primary photo for Pulp Comics: Jim BreuerPulp Comics: Jim Breuer (TV Movie) Announcer  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The Dana Carvey ShowThe Dana Carvey Show (TV Series) Comedy Central Announcer (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for VR.5VR.5 (TV Series) Mr.Orwell Kravitz (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
    • Pilot (Mar 10, 1995) Mr.Orwell Kravitz  Less
  • Primary photo for Phobophilia: The Love of FearPhobophilia: The Love of Fear (TV Movie) Himself - Penn, Executive Producer (as Penn), Writer (as Penn)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The Unpleasant World of Penn & TellerThe Unpleasant World of Penn & Teller (TV Series) Writer (6 episodes, 1994), Himself (6 episodes, 1994), Musician (guitar) (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994 6
    • Episode #1.6 (Feb 11, 1994) Himself, Writer (as Penn)  Less
    • Episode #1.5 (Feb 4, 1994) Himself, Writer (as Penn)  Less
    • Episode #1.4 (Jan 28, 1994) Himself, Writer (as Penn)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of SupermanLois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (TV Series) Darrin Romick (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for Don't Try This at Home!Don't Try This at Home! (TV Movie) Himself, Writer  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Ron Reagan Is the President's SonRon Reagan Is the President's Son (TV Movie) Writer (Novella)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Invisible ThreadInvisible Thread (TV Movie) Himself, Writer (Story) (uncredited), Writer  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Miami ViceMiami Vice (TV Series) Jimmy Borges (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Penn & Teller Go PublicPenn & Teller Go Public (TV Short) Himself, Writer (Creator)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Moxy & Flea ShowThe Moxy & Flea Show (TV Series) Flea  Less 1995– 
  • Primary photo for Behind the ScenesBehind the Scenes (TV Mini-series) Writer (Host Segments), Penn  Less 1992– 
Self (191 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (10 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The Culture HighThe Culture High Himself (archive footage)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Welcome to the BasementWelcome to the Basement (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
    • Fitzcarraldo (Aug 23, 2012) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Creation TodayCreation Today (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Miss RepresentationMiss Representation Himself - Host of Crackle.com's 'Penn Says' (archive footage)  Less 2011 $750K
  • Primary photo for The O'Reilly FactorThe O'Reilly Factor (TV Series) Himself - 'Pinhead' (segment "Pinheads & Patriots") (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
    • Episode dated 7 May 2008 (May 7, 2008) Himself - 'Pinhead' (segment "Pinheads & Patriots") (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Flow: For Love of WaterFlow: For Love of Water Himself - Magician (archive footage)  Less 2008 $500K
  • Primary photo for Have I Got News for YouHave I Got News for You (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
    • Episode #34.2 (Oct 19, 2007) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Story of Light EntertainmentThe Story of Light Entertainment (TV Mini-series) Himself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
    • Variety (Sep 9, 2006) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for 101 Most Unforgettable SNL Moments101 Most Unforgettable SNL Moments (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Harrison BergeronHarrison Bergeron (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1995
Other (3 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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