The Simpsons (Rpt)

28th November
8.459am on Saturday 28th November (30 minutes) on Channel 4.

The Great Simpsina. Series 22, episode 18. Lisa becomes an apprentice to the Great Raymondo. Guest starring Martin Landau, Jack McBrayer and a trio of magicians, including David Copperfield.

 

The Curious Life and Death of Harry Houdini (Rpt)

29th November

11pm on Sunday 29th November (1 hour) on Smithsonian.

The magician and escape artist's sudden death at the peak of health has long remained mysterious. This programme contemplates whether it an accident or something much darker.

 

Gogglebox (Rpt)
29th November

12 midnight on Saturday 28th November (1 hour 5 minutes) on E4.
The armchair critics share their opinions on shows including The Yorkshire Vet, Britain's Got Talent, Dynamo: Beyond Belief and The Nest. Plus, they offer thoughts on news coverage of Prime Minister Boris Johnson's COVID-19 recovery and President Donald Trump's various proclamations.

 

The Curious Life and Death of Harry Houdini (Rpt)

30th November

2am on Monday 30th November (1 hour) on Smithsonian.

The magician and escape artist's sudden death at the peak of health has long remained mysterious. This programme contemplates whether it an accident or something much darker.

 

The Curious Life and Death of Harry Houdini (Rpt)

30th November

4pm on Monday 30th November (1 hour) on Smithsonian.

The magician and escape artist's sudden death at the peak of health has long remained mysterious. This programme contemplates whether it an accident or something much darker.

 

The Curious Life and Death of Harry Houdini (Rpt)

1st December

12 noon on Tuesday 1st December (1 hour) on Smithsonian.

The magician and escape artist's sudden death at the peak of health has long remained mysterious. This programme contemplates whether it an accident or something much darker.

 

The Curious Life and Death of Harry Houdini (Rpt)

2nd December

3pm on Wednesday 2nd December (1 hour) on Smithsonian.

The magician and escape artist's sudden death at the peak of health has long remained mysterious. This programme contemplates whether it an accident or something much darker.

 

Pawn Stars (Rpt)

2nd December
8pm on Wednesday 2nd December (30 minutes) on Blaze.

Houdini's Handcuffs. Series 3, episode 18. The guys are thrilled to come across Harry Houdini's shackles and handcuffs, as well as rare 1940s cereal box freebies and the 1999 Vince Lombardi Super Bowl trophy.

 

Comedy Legends (Rpt)

3rd December

0.45am on Thursday 3rd December (1 hour) on Sky Arts.

Barry Cryer pays tribute to the heroes of comedy who he has worked with over his many years in the business, starting with Tommy Cooper.

 
 

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Pawn Stars (Rpt)

3rd December
1.30pm on Thursday 3rd December (30 minutes) on Blaze.

Houdini's Handcuffs. Series 3, episode 18. The guys are thrilled to come across Harry Houdini's shackles and handcuffs, as well as rare 1940s cereal box freebies and the 1999 Vince Lombardi Super Bowl trophy.

 

A Window in London

3rd December
2.30pm on Thursday 3rd December (1 hour 35 minutes) on Talking Pictures TV.

"A man mistakes a magician rehearsing one of his tricks for murder - but further misunderstandings soon lead to the real thing. Crime thriller, starring Michael Redgrave, Sally Gray, Paul Lukas, Hartley Power and Patricia Roc." Director: Herbert Mason. (1939).

 

Pawn Stars (Rpt)

5th December
5pm on Saturday 5th December (30 minutes) on Blaze.

Houdini's Handcuffs. Series 3, episode 18. The guys are thrilled to come across Harry Houdini's shackles and handcuffs, as well as rare 1940s cereal box freebies and the 1999 Vince Lombardi Super Bowl trophy.

 

Houdini (Rpt)

5th December
8pm on Saturday 5th December (2 hours 5 minutes) on Talking Pictures TV.

The story of how struggling performer Harry Houdini became a success in Europe and, following his return to the USA, began to establish himself, by way of his death-defying feats, as the greatest escapologist of all time. Starring: Tony Curtis and Janet Leigh.

 

Salvage Hunters: The Restorers (Rpt)

6th December
4pm on Sunday 6th December (1 hour) on Quest.

Drew Pritchard challenges two automaton experts to bring a 130-year-old magician back to life. Plus, metal worker Ted works on a pair of West End theatre lights.

 

Tricked (Rpt)

7th December
1.55am on Monday 7th December (30 minutes) on Virgin Media Three.

Ben Hanlin goes undercover to astonish unsuspecting celebrities and members of the public with amazing magic.

 

Tricked (Rpt)

7th December
2.25am on Monday 7th December (25 minutes) on Virgin Media Three.

Ben Hanlin goes undercover to astonish unsuspecting celebrities and members of the public with amazing magic.

 

Pawn Stars (Rpt)

8th December
8.30pm on Tuesday 8th December (30 minutes) on Blaze.

The Great Escape. Series 4, episode 26. Series following pawn shop owners in Las Vegas, the range of goods that come their way and the fakes that might just catch them out. The guys are presented with a Harry Houdini straitjacket, a letter from activist Helen Keller and a loudspeaker from the former home of the Brooklyn Dodgers.

 

Pawn Stars (Rpt)

9th December
1.30pm on Wednesday 9th December (30 minutes) on Blaze.

The Great Escape. Series 4, episode 26. Series following pawn shop owners in Las Vegas, the range of goods that come their way and the fakes that might just catch them out. The guys are presented with a Harry Houdini straitjacket, a letter from activist Helen Keller and a loudspeaker from the former home of the Brooklyn Dodgers.

 

Dynamo Beyond Belief (Rpt)

9th December

9pm on Wednesday 9th December (1 hour) on Sky One.

Series 1, Episode 1. Documentary following the magician on tour around the globe as well as charting his road to recovery from a career-threatening illness brought on by Crohn's disease.

 

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