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Harry Houdini (Character)
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Harry Houdini (born Erik Weisz, later Ehrich Weiss or Harry Weiss; March 24... See more »
Alternate Names:
Adult Harry Houdini / Ehrich Weiss / Erich Weiss / Houdini / The Great Houndini / Young Harry Houdini / Young Houdini


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  1. "Epic Rap Battles of History"
        - David Copperfield vs. Harry Houdini (2015) TV episode, Played by Epic Lloyd
  2. The Right Eye (2015) (TV) Played by Abed Azizi
  3. "Houdini and Doyle"
        - Episode #1.2 (????) TV episode, Played by Michael Weston
        - Episode #1.3 (????) TV episode, Played by Michael Weston
        - Episode #1.1 (????) TV episode, Played by Michael Weston
  4. "America: Facts vs. Fiction"
        - Masters of Illusion (2014) TV episode, Played by James Christopher Crooke
  5. "Houdini"
        - Part 2 (2014) TV episode, Played by Adrien Brody / Louis Mertens (as Erich Weiss)
        - Part 1 (2014) TV episode, Played by Adrien Brody / Louis Mertens (as Erich Weiss)
  6. "The Breaks"
        - Medium Rare (2014) TV episode, Played by Eric Wise (as Houdini)
  7. V/H/S: Viral (2014) Played by Randy McDowell
  8. "Mysteries at the Museum"
        - Margery the Medium, Everest Ascent, the Pastor and the Choir Singer (2013) TV episode, Played by Damien Bosco
        - Japanese WMD's; Houdini Statue (2010) TV episode, Played by Alex Ursino
  9. Color (2013/I) Played by John Westford Jr.
  10. "Drunk History"
        - Detroit (2013) TV episode, Played by Ken Marino
  11. A Most Complex Form of Ventriloquism (2012) Played by Ben Matheny (as Houdini)
  12. The Taint (2011) Played by Cody Crenshaw (as Houdini)
  13. The Houdini Exposure (2011) (V) Played by Gareth Nicholls
  14. "Celebrity Ghost Stories"
        - Sugar Ray Leonard/Aida Tuturro Johnathon Schaech/Sharon Angela (2010) TV episode, Played by David DeCuir
  15. "1000 Ways to Die"
        - The End Is Weird (2010) TV episode, Played by Jim Bentley
  16. "Muchachada nui"
        - Episode #4.7 (2010) TV episode, Played by Raúl Cimas

  17. Ingrid (2009) Played by Edgar Manjarres (as Houdini)
  18. "Murdoch Mysteries"
    ... aka "The Artful Detective" - USA (alternative title)
        - Houdini Whodunit (2009) TV episode, Played by Joe Dinicol
  19. Death Defying Acts (2007) Played by Guy Pearce
    ... aka "Death Defying Acts: Houdini's Secret" - USA (DVD box title)
  20. Newdini (2007) (TV) Played by Eric Acosta
  21. Zoom (2006) Played by Michael Cassidy (as Houdini)
    ... aka "Zoom: Academy for Superheroes" - USA (DVD title)
  22. "The Wright Stuff" (2005) TV series Played by Tomas Arceo / Jackie Katzman / Holly Stone
  23. "Mentors"
        - A Matter of Time: Part 2 (2002) TV episode, Played by Alan Van Sprang

  24. Cremaster 2 (1999) Played by Norman Mailer
  25. Houdini (1998) (TV) Played by Johnathon Schaech / Emile Hirsch (as Young Houdini)
  26. FairyTale: A True Story (1997) Played by Harvey Keitel
  27. "Into the Night" (1990) TV series Played by Zeb (as The Great Houndini)
    ... aka "Into the Night with Rick Dees" - USA (original title)

  28. "Sparks"
        - It's Sam All Over (1989) TV episode, Played by Demetrios Pappageorge
  29. "Alfred Hitchcock Presents"
        - Houdini on Channel 4 (1988) TV episode, Played by Jan Filips (as Houdini)
  30. A Night at the Magic Castle (1988) Played by Arte Johnson
  31. "The Real Ghostbusters"
    ... aka "The Real Ghost Busters" - USA (original title)
        - The Cabinet of Calamari (1987) TV episode, Played by Maurice LaMarche
  32. "Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color"
    ... aka "Disneyland" - USA (original title)
    ... aka "Disney's Wonderful World" - USA (new title)
    ... aka "The Disney Sunday Movie" - USA (new title)
    ... aka "The Magical World of Disney" - USA (new title)
    ... aka "The Wonderful World of Disney" - USA (new title)
    ... aka "Walt Disney" - USA (new title)
    ... aka "Walt Disney Presents" - USA (new title)
        - Young Harry Houdini (1987) TV episode, Played by Wil Wheaton (as Ehrich Weiss) / Wil Wheaton (as Young Harry Houdini) / Jeffrey DeMunn (as Adult Harry Houdini)
  33. Parade of Stars (1983) (TV) Played by Alan Alan
  34. "Voyagers!"
        - Agents of Satan (1982) TV episode, Played by Michael Durrell
  35. Ragtime (1981) Played by Jeffrey DeMunn (as Houdini)
    ... aka "Love and Glory" - Philippines (English title)

  36. "The Incredible Hulk"
        - The Quiet Room (1979) TV episode, Played by Kopi Sotiropulos (as Houdini)
  37. The Great Houdini (1976) (TV) Played by Paul Michael Glaser

  38. Houdini (1953) Played by Tony Curtis
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  1. Magic with the Stars (1982) (TV) Played by Tony Curtis

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Fun Stuff

From Death Defying Acts (2007)
Mary McGarvie: Hard graft. If I fail, we starve.
Harry Houdini: Well, I fail, and I die.
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