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James Randi


James Randi has an international reputation as a magician and escape artist, but today he is best known as the world's most tireless investigator and demystifier of paranormal and pseudoscientific claims. Randi has pursued "psychic" spoonbenders, exposed the dirty tricks of faith healers, investigated homeopathic water "with a memory," and ... See full bio »

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Known For

An Honest Liar
An Honest Liar Himself - Magician
(2014)
Scams, Schemes, and Scoundrels
(1996)

Filmography

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 1994 Beyond Desire
Coroner
 1989 Penn & Teller Get Killed
3rd Rope Holder
 1987 Invisible Thread (TV Movie)
Dr. Zwicki (as James Randy)
 1974 Good to See You Again, Alice Cooper
Dentist / Executioner
 1971 Is There Sex After Death?
Seance Medium
 1969 Sesame Street (TV Series)
Magician
- Pilot (1969) ... Magician
 1955 Wonderama (TV Series)
The Amazing Randi
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Show Show Self (39 credits)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Book: "The Faith Healers"

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Interview | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


Alternate Names:

The Amazing Randi | James 'Amazing' Randi | the Amazing Randi | James Randy

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

It's a very dangerous thing to believe in nonsense. See more »

Trivia:

Randi once escaped from a straitjacket while suspended over Niagara Falls. See more »

Nickname:

"The Amazing"

Star Sign:

Leo

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