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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

Wonderama
Wonderama The Amazing Randi
(1955)
Good to See You Again, Alice Cooper
Good to See You Again, Alice Cooper Dentist / Executioner
(1974)
Beyond Desire
Beyond Desire Coroner
(1994)
Is There Sex After Death?
(1971)

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)
 1978 Happy Days (TV Series)
The Amazing Randi
- The Magic Show (1978) ... The Amazing Randi
 1974 Good to See You Again, Alice Cooper
Dentist / Executioner
 1971 Is There Sex After Death?
Seance Medium
 1969 Sesame Street (TV Series)
Magician
- Test Show 4 (1969) ... Magician
- Test Show 5 (1969) ... Magician
- Test Show 3 (1969) ... Magician
- Pilot (1969) ... Magician
 1955 Wonderama (TV Series)
The Amazing Randi
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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:

If the audience likes you, they want you to win. It's not a case of: "We'll see whether he can do this. No. We'll see him do this. We want him to be successful. He's up against the odds." They're pulling for the underdog. See more »

Trivia:

Currently in charge of the James Randi Educational Foundation which promotes critical thinking. The Foundation also offers one million US dollars to anyone who can show evidence of any paranormal, supernatural, or occult power or event. See more »

Nickname:

"The Amazing"

Star Sign:

Leo

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