A superstar magician Cameron Black whose career is ruined by scandal has only one place to turn to practice his art of deception, illusion, and influence, the FBI where he'll become the world's first consulting illusionist, helping the government solve crimes that defy explanation, and trap criminals and spies by using deception.
The FBI has a new trick up its sleeve.
Did You Know?
Penn and Teller play a fictionalized version of themselves in the pilot. After Cameron Black is found out they say that magicians don't "lie" to their audience but "trick" and "fool" them. Penn often says to audience members that he and Teller don't mind them knowing that a seemingly dangerous trick is a lie, because they feel like not doing so would involve the audience in unnecessary risk to human life. See more