James Randi

Actor | Stunts
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KNOWN FOR 
Wonderama (1955) | Penn & Teller Get Killed (1989) | Good to See You Again, Alice Cooper (1974)
AKA 
The Amazing Randi | James 'Amazing' Randi | the Amazing Randi | James Randy  Less
NICKNAME  
"The Amazing"
BORN 
Aug 7, 1928 (age 89)
HEIGHT 
5' 6" (1.68m)

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Past Film & Video (5 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (6 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for David Copperfield: 15 Years of MagicDavid Copperfield: 15 Years of Magic (TV Special) Special Thanks  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for The Magic of David Copperfield IX: The Escape from AlcatrazThe Magic of David Copperfield IX: The Escape from Alcatraz (TV Special) Special Thanks  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for WonderamaWonderama (TV Series) The Amazing Randi  Less 1955–1987
  • Primary photo for Invisible ThreadInvisible Thread (TV Movie) Dr. Zwicki (as James Randy)  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Happy DaysHappy Days (TV Series) The Amazing Randi (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for Sesame StreetSesame Street (TV Series) Magician (4 episodes, 1969)  Less 1969 4
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Self (44 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Gambler's Ballad: The Legend of Johnny ThompsonGambler's Ballad: The Legend of Johnny Thompson (Short) Himself  Less 2018 $8K
  • Primary photo for Gambler's BalladGambler's Ballad Himself  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Independent LensIndependent Lens (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Escape or Die!Escape or Die! (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for StoryvilleStoryville (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for An Honest LiarAn Honest Liar Himself - Magician  Less 2014 $124K / —
  • Primary photo for The UnbelieversThe Unbelievers Himself  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Metal EvolutionMetal Evolution (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
    • Shock Rock (Jan 13, 2012) Himself (as The Amazing Randi)  Less
  • Primary photo for Captain Disillusion: Fame Curve CollectionCaptain Disillusion: Fame Curve Collection (Video) Himself  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Lawrence Leung's UnbelievableLawrence Leung's Unbelievable (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The Reality of Me (TROM)The Reality of Me (TROM) Himself  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Breathing Port RobinsonBreathing Port Robinson Himself - Interview  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Andrus: The Man, the Mind & the MagicAndrus: The Man, the Mind & the Magic Himself (as James 'Amazing' Randi)  Less 2008 $20K
  • Primary photo for Inside EditionInside Edition (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Is It Real?Is It Real? (TV Series) Himself - Psychic Investigator (2 episodes, 2005)  Less 2005
    • Crop Circles (Sep 1, 2005) Himself - Psychic Investigator  Less
    • Ghosts (Apr 25, 2005) Himself - Psychic Investigator  Less
  • Primary photo for Penn & Teller: Bullshit!Penn & Teller: Bullshit! (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 2003)  Less 2003–2005
  • Primary photo for MagicMagic (TV Mini-series) Himself  Less 2004– 
  • Primary photo for Fornemmelse for snydFornemmelse for snyd (TV Series) Himself - Chairman James Randi Foundation  Less 2003– 
  • Primary photo for Mitä ihmettä?Mitä ihmettä? (TV Series) Himself  Less 2003– 
  • Primary photo for HorizonHorizon (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Spotlight on James RandiSpotlight on James Randi (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The Art of MagicThe Art of Magic (TV Special) Himself  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Grand Illusions: The Story of MagicGrand Illusions: The Story of Magic (TV Series) Himself (1 episode)  Less 1998– 
  • Primary photo for The Power of Belief with John StosselThe Power of Belief with John Stossel (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Scams, Schemes, and ScoundrelsScams, Schemes, and Scoundrels Himself - Host  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for NovaNova (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for James Randi BudapestenJames Randi Budapesten Himself  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for James Randi: Psychic InvestigatorJames Randi: Psychic Investigator (TV Series) Himself - Host (6 episodes, 1991)  Less 1991
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  • Primary photo for The Arsenio Hall ShowThe Arsenio Hall Show (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1989)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Exploring Psychic Powers LiveExploring Psychic Powers Live (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for PersonenbeschreibungPersonenbeschreibung (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Guest (10 episodes, 1965)  Less 1965–1987
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  • Primary photo for The Search for HoudiniThe Search for Houdini (TV Movie) Himself (as The Amazing Randi)  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for World of Strange PowersWorld of Strange Powers (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Magic or MiracleMagic or Miracle (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for That's My LineThat's My Line (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode)  Less 1980–1981
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Illusionist / Himself - Vocalist / Himself - Escape Artist (6 episodes, 1968)  Less 1968–1978
    • Episode #17.131 (Mar 30, 1978) Himself (as The Amazing Randi)  Less
    • Episode #13.61 (Nov 26, 1973) Himself (as The Amazing Randi)  Less
    • Episode #12.139 (Mar 15, 1973) Himself - Illusionist (as the Amazing Randi)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Magic at the RoxyMagic at the Roxy (TV Special) Himself  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969
    • Episode #2.5 (Sep 5, 1969) Himself (as The Amazing Randi)  Less
  • Primary photo for I've Got a SecretI've Got a Secret (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for It's MagicIt's Magic (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958
    • Episode #6.1 (Oct 31, 1958) Himself (as The Amazing Randi)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Night and the MusicThe Night and the Music (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958
    • Episode #1.7 (Aug 25, 1958) Himself (as The Amazing Randi)  Less
  • Primary photo for Year Without GodYear Without God Himself  Less $125K
Archive Footage (2 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The Best of the Don Lane ShowThe Best of the Don Lane Show (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for World of Strange PowersWorld of Strange Powers (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985

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