Pushed to the Edge

Derren investigates the powers of social compliance via Chris Kingston, a 29-year-old member of the public who is unaware he's being filmed or manipulated at a distance

This stunt is dangerous and was performed by professionals. It should never be copied.

First shown: Sun 5 Oct 2003 | 50 mins

Russian Roulette Live

Derren re-creates a seance and challenges some of the most prevalent myths of spiritualism

First shown: Mon 31 May 2004 | 52 mins


Derren Brown sets out once again to demonstrate just how easy it is to dupe people

First shown: Fri 7 Jan 2005 | 49 mins


Be prepared for plenty of Derren Brown's brand of magic and mind-games

First shown: Sun 29 May 2005 | 53 mins

The Gathering

Can Derren persuade responsible businessmen and women to steal £100,000?

First shown: Wed 4 Jan 2006 | 49 mins

The Heist

Derren invents a system to beat the bookmakers and predict the outcome of six horse races

First shown: Fri 1 Feb 2008 | 48 mins

The System

Derren attempts to control the nation and literally stick viewers to their sofas

First shown: Fri 18 Sep 2009 | 48 mins

How to Control the Nation

Derren conducts a nationwide experiment in remote viewing - do psychic powers exist?

First shown: Fri 25 Sep 2009 | 49 mins

How to Be a Psychic Spy

Derren tries to beat the roulette table - with help from an unsuspecting viewer

First shown: Fri 2 Oct 2009 | 47 mins

How to Beat the Casino

Can a member of public face their fears and rise to Derren's life-changing challenge?

First shown: Wed 8 Sep 2010 | 55 mins

Hero at 30,000 Feet

Derren allows TV cameras unprecedented access into his private life

First shown: Sat 8 Jan 2011 | 49 mins

Behind the Mischief

Could someone be hypnotised into killing a celebrity?

First shown: Fri 21 Oct 2011 | 48 mins

The Assassin

Do we all have the capacity for evil? Do group dynamics affect our sense of what's okay?

First shown: Fri 28 Oct 2011 | 53 mins

The Gameshow

Derren investigates what it would take for an innocent person to admit to a murder

First shown: Fri 4 Nov 2011 | 47 mins

The Guilt Trip

Derren and Dawn Porter try to convince an entire town that a statue has special powers

First shown: Fri 11 Nov 2011 | 48 mins

The Secret of Luck

Can Derren convince one person that zombies roam this devastated land?

First shown: Fri 26 Oct 2012 | 47 mins

Apocalypse, Part 1

The unwitting participant continues his adventure in this post-apocalyptic world

First shown: Fri 2 Nov 2012 | 48 mins

Apocalypse, Part 2

What happens when people have the experience of fear removed by a powerful new drug?

First shown: Fri 9 Nov 2012 | 48 mins

Fear and Faith, Part 1

Derren explores the psychology of religious belief

First shown: Fri 16 Nov 2012 | 48 mins

Fear and Faith, Part 2

Derren has bet a renowned art collector that he can steal a painting from under his nose

First shown: Fri 13 Dec 2013 | 72 mins

The Great Art Robbery