Derren Brown: The Specials

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In these special shows, psychological illusionist Derren Brown demonstrates his unique and almost uncanny ability to misdirect, manipulate and mesmerise...

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In these special shows, psychological illusionist Derren Brown demonstrates his unique and almost uncanny ability to misdirect, manipulate and mesmerise...

  • Derren Brown: Infamous

    Bafta and RTS-winning Derren Brown returns with his extraordinary sell-out stage show Infamous, featuring his singularly inventive, intelligent mix of thought-provoking, compelling entertainment

  • Derren Brown: The Great Art Robbery

    Master illusionist and showman Derren Brown plans to pull off the perfect crime. He's made a bet with renowned art collector Ivan Massow that he can steal a painting from right under his nose.

  • Derren Brown: Fear and Faith

    In the finale of his second two-part event, Fear and Faith, Derren Brown looks at the psychology of religious belief, performs a satanic rite and attempts to give an atheist a religious conversion.

  • Derren Brown: Fear and Faith

    The first part of a two-part event, Fear and Faith is an extraordinary film looking at what happens when people have the experience of fear removed through the use of a powerful new drug.

  • Derren Brown: Apocalypse Part Two

    In this concluding episode, the unwitting participant continues his adventure in a post-apocalyptic world inhabited by the infected, as he hurtles towards the thrilling climax of his own horror story

  • Derren Brown: Apocalypse Part One

    Derren unleashes his most audacious plan yet: to convince one person that the planet has been devastated by a catastrophic meteorite strike and that zombies roam the land

  • Derren Brown: Svengali

    Master Showman Derren Brown presents his 2012 Olivier award-winning theatre show, filmed live in front of a sell-out audience at the Theatre Royal, Nottingham

  • Derren Brown: Miracles for Sale

    Miracles for Sale

    Innovative entertainer Derren Brown returns to Channel 4 in a unique TV experiment that lifts the lid on faith healing as he goes undercover in America.

  • Derren Brown: Behind the Mischief

    Derren Brown allows TV cameras unprecedented access into his private life to meet his family, friends, closest collaborators and celebrity fans, from Stephen Fry to Matt Lucas

  • Derren Brown: Enigma

    Derren Brown selects random members of his audience to participate in a wide range of experiments and demonstrations, including the Victorian phenomena of somnambulism and the spooky Spirit Cabinet

  • Derren Brown: Hero at 30,000 Feet

    Acclaimed showman Derren Brown helps a member of public face their fears to go on an amazing journey. Will they rise to Derren's life-changing challenge?

  • Derren Brown: Evening of Wonders

    The internationally acclaimed psychological illusionist takes the theatre audience and viewers on a jaw-dropping, laugh-out-loud journey to a climax of the most astonishing mind-reading

  • Derren Brown: The System

    Derren Brown invents a system to beat the bookmakers and predict the outcome of 6 horse races, ultimately convincing a participant to place their life savings on one final race

  • Something Wicked

    Derren Brown: Something Wicked This Way Comes

    Filmed in front of a packed audience at The Old Vic, London, Derren's show features plenty of audience participation, shocking stunts and subliminal mind-games

  • Derren Brown: The Heist

    Could Derren persuade any of his group of responsible, middle-management businessmen and women to steal £100,000 in an armed robbery?

  • The Gathering

    Derren Brown: The Gathering

    Be prepared for plenty of Derren Brown's brand of magic and mind-games in a specially made recording of a live show shot in a mystery location with an invited audience.

  • Derren Brown: Messiah

    Derren Brown takes his debunking mission to America. In a country where he's unknown, he demonstrates how easy it is to dupe people into believing five impossible things (almost) before breakfast.

  • Derren Brown: Seance

    Psychological illusionist Derren Brown brings together 12 members of the public to re-create a seance, and uses his skills and showmanship to challenge some of the most prevalent myths of spiritualism

  • Derren Brown: Plays Russian Roulette Live

    This stunt is dangerous and was performed by professionals. It should never be copied. Psychological illusionist Derren Brown performs a highly dangerous feat - Russian Roulette, live.

Derren Brown: The Specials synopsis

In these special shows, psychological illusionist Derren Brown demonstrates his unique and almost uncanny ability to misdirect, manipulate and mesmerise...

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