Scoop: PENN & TELLER: FOOL US on THE CW - Today, August 18, 2017

Scoop: PENN & TELLER: FOOL US on THE CW - Today, August 18, 2017On the episode “Something Fishy This Way Comes” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET), aspiring magicians are invited to perform their best trick to try and fool the world-famous team of Penn & Teller, who will get to see the trick only once and have to immediately try to work it out. Anyone who succeeds wins the right to perform with Penn & Teller in their celebrated show at the Rio Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. The live studio audience and the TV audience watch along with Penn & Teller as they try to figure out the secrets.

The magicians featured in the episode include Dan Sperry, Naathan Phan, Jean-Pierre Parent and Richard Forget. Alyson Hannigan (“How I Met Your Mother”) serves as host (#412). Original airdate 8/17/2017.

PENN & TELLER: FOOL US is a one-hour competition series celebrating magic and featuring the legendary duo Penn & Teller. On each episode of PENN & TELLER: FOOL US, aspiring magicians are invited to perform their best trick to try and fool the world-famous team of Penn & Teller. Anyone who succeeds wins the right to perform with Penn & Teller in their celebrated show at the Rio Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. The live studio audience and the TV audience watch along with Penn & Teller as they try to figure out the secrets. Penn & Teller see the trick only once and have to immediately try to work it out. The live studio audience knows there are no camera tricks, secret edits or helpful camera cuts. This is all real magic.