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Penn Jillette


Penn Jillette was born on March 5, 1955 in Greenfield, Massachusetts, USA as Penn Fraser Jillette. He is a producer and writer, known for Penn & Teller: Bullshit! (2003), Tim's Vermeer (2013) and Fantasia/2000 (1999). He has been married to Emily Zolten since November 23, 2004. They have two children. See full bio »

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Nominated for 10 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

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Host of "Penn & Teller's Sin City Spectacular" show in Las Vegas, NV. See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 2 Interviews | 12 Articles | See more »


Alternate Names:

Penn | Penn & Teller | Penn and Teller

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6' 6½" (1.99 m)
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There are magic tricks that look astonishing, and that - if you knew the secret - you would think are a little easy. Magic strips that out in an almost burlesque caricature way: to conceal how it's put together. When someone in music plays an effortless riff - when you hear John Coltrane play something that just flows out of the sax easily and comfortably - the fact that he was doing tedious work... See more »

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Partnered with Kym Johnson on the sixth season of Dancing with the Stars (2005). See more »

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Deep hoarse voice See more »

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