Episode 5

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The Magicians, Series 1 Episode 5 of 5

Duration: 1 hour

Lenny Henry hosts as three of the world's greatest magic acts team up with celebrities to bring us jaw-dropping illusions and classic tricks with a contemporary twist.

Illusionist of the decade Luis de Matos is partnered by Neil Morrissey; winners of Best Comedy Illusionists at the World Comedy Awards, the dark and twisted Barry and Stuart, team up with Angela Griffin; and the king of close up magic, Chris Korn, is joined by George and Larry Lamb.

They all perform three magic acts in a bid to impress the studio audience and avoid the fearsome forfeit - but who will be tackling the extreme feat of courage and test of trust this week?

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Credits

Presenter
Lenny Henry
Performer
Luis de Matos
Performer
Barry Jones
Performer
Stuart MacLeod
Performer
Chris Korn
Participant
Neil Morrissey
Participant
Angela Griffin
Participant
George Lamb
Participant
Larry Lamb
Director
Julian Smith
Executive Producer
Karen Smith
Executive Producer
Sam Donnelly

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