Some thirteen years after they made a TV star of Derren Brown, Channel 4 have given a new series to another exciting magician, Ben Earl.
Trick Artist kicks off at 9pm tonight. I already wanted to see it, but this clip proved that there’s an ingenuity at work here – even if some of the things that make the trick special were underplayed to the point of being almost lost.
His best trick was finding that many blokes who can so readily pee in a busy lineup like that.
Here’s a full trailer for the show.