Derren Brown

Derren Brown On Self-Help Industry: 'The Universe Doesn't Give A F**k'

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 21.09.2016 | UK

Derren Brown rubs his eyes. It’s no illusion. He’s just tired. The 45-year-old has a new puppy and didn’t sleep much the night before we meet at...

Derren Brown Terrorises People With Horrific 'Demon' Prank

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 18.04.2016 | UK Comedy

Everyone loves to see Derren Brown work his magic and mess with people's minds, and his latest venture involves a new ride at Thorpe Park and a terrif...

Murder, Milgram, Derren Brown and Rob Lawrie

Caroline Gregory | Posted 15.01.2017 | UK
Caroline Gregory

How easily could you be persuaded to murder someone? Derren Brown has just demonstrated how it could be achieved within a couple of hours. Pushed to ...

Derren Brown Has Built A Ghost Train So We'll Probably All Need New Pants

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 30.03.2016 | UK

Illusionist and theatrical trickster Derren Brown has lent his talents to creating a terrifying theme park attraction which promises to provoke an "in...

11 People Who Think Derren Brown Could Be A Threat To Humankind

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 13.01.2016 | UK Comedy

Derren Brown is back and this time he's making us kill each other. Well, not quite but his latest show has caused quite a stir for getting poor uns...

Derren Brown Announces Controversial New Channel 4 Show

PA | Press Association | Posted 08.01.2017 | UK Entertainment

Derren Brown's latest project has been revealed, and the controversial psychological experiment is sure to get viewers talking.In Channel 4's 'Pushed ...

Derren Brown Responds To Homophobic Twitter Troll And It's Excellent

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 30.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

Illusionist and national treasure Derren Brown has issued an excellent retort to a homophobic Twitter troll. Lurking tweeter HossamAlyyy only recen...

The Review That's Not A Review: Derren Brown's Infamous

Alasdair Price | Posted 16.04.2014 | UK Entertainment
Alasdair Price

I'm not going to tell you what happened, because the knowledge that any audience members involved were completely unaware as to what was going to take place before they walked into the auditorium, makes what he did even more impossible.


The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Laughs, magic and music are the scores on the doors for tonight's best offerings from the box. They are... Derren Brown: The Great Art Robbery -...

So You Want to Know Magicians' Secrets? It All Happens in Your Own Mind

Kieron Kirkland | Posted 03.02.2014 | UK Tech
Kieron Kirkland

As a magician people always ask me 'How did you do that'? In reality if you actually want to know how a trick works, that's probably the least useful question you could ask. Believe me, the mechanics of magic really are the least interesting bit.

'We Are Out To Shock With This': Council Defends Toddler Eating Dog Poo Posters (PICTURE)

SWNS | Sara C Nelson | Posted 18.08.2013 | UK

A council has defended a controversial poster campaign for cleaner streets which shows a toddler appearing to eat dog poo. The health and safety ad...

Dr Derren Brown?

Hannah Cox | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Hannah Cox

As an avid viewer of his work and stage shows I have been amused, confused and downright bamboozled by him as a showman for years. Like all great artists the moment you think you have worked him out he smashes out a curveball.

'Derren Brown Using Fake Audience'

The Daily Mash | Posted 31.12.2012 | UK Comedy

DERREN Brown was last night accused of using a fake audience for his latest hypno-stunt. Brown's 'Apocalypse' TV show involves hoaxing a moron into...

WATCH: Derren Brown Posts Video To Prove Apocalypse Was 'Real'

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 30.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

Derren Brown has responded to allegations that his latest TV stunt Apocalypse is fake, by posting a video interview with the show's 'victim' Steve Bro...

Was Derren Brown's Apocalypse 'Victim' For Real? Watch And Decide!

The Huffington Post UK | HuffPost Staff | Posted 29.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

Derren Brown has run into controversy, with some viewers of his Apocalypse trick doubting that his 'victim' really believed the world had been struck ...

Stage Your Own Derren Brown's Apocalypse

Toby Earle | Posted 02.11.2012 | UK Entertainment
Toby Earle

Commuting; it's disgusting. Aboard a morning rush hour train you become more acquainted with a neighbour's elbow than its owner, are forced to listen to shrill one-sided perspectives of personal crises, and are forced into positions yogis only achieve after years of spine-worrying atop a mountain.

Chris Kerr: Making Clothes for the Modern Man in Soho

Jason Holmes | Posted 28.11.2012 | UK Style
Jason Holmes

Chris Kerr possesses an air of watchfulness, borne perhaps from looking out into Berwick Street from the cutting board which sits at the front of his Soho shop. The spectacles he wears are of heavy acetate, the navy suit fitted with little give, the whole look rounded off by black brogues and a metal watch.

Caroline Frost

TV REVIEW: How Does Derren Brown Do It? | Caroline Frost | Posted 18.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

How does Derren Brown do it? No, this is not a rhetorical question. I'm really asking. No one in the audience is an actor or stooge, we kept being...

Should He Have Seen It Coming? Thief Who Stole From Derren Brown Convicted

PA | Posted 14.09.2012 | UK

A man has been convicted of cashing over £30,000 worth of cheques stolen from illusionist Derren Brown. Bernard Ayanbanjo, 48, was given the chequ...

A Chat With Andy Nyman About the Golden Rules Of Acting

Chris Cox | Posted 28.09.2012 | UK Entertainment
Chris Cox

For twenty-five years Andy Nyman has worked in theatre, film and television. As an 11-year-old boy, he sat in a Leicester cinema watching Jaws, "There I was, a stocky little curly haired Jew seeing a stocky little curly haired Jew playing the lead in a film, I released this isn't fantasy. I could actually do that."

Damien, Show Some He(art)

Josef O'Connor | Posted 29.07.2012 | Home
Josef O'Connor

Earlier this year, I embarked on a journey which saw me take 11 flights, crossing three continents, visiting 11 art galleries in eight cities and sleeping on six couches to amass over 30,000 air miles in just 14 days.

Remember These? The Funniest Spoof Stories Of The Year

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 12.01.2012 | UK Comedy

Huffington Post UK Comedy proudly presents... This year's most popular stories from our favourite satirical news site, the marvellous, the hilarious, ...

PICTURES: Top 20 Weird Crushes

PA | Posted 06.12.2011 | UK Entertainment

TV presenter Richard Osman has become an unlikely heartthrob after being named the year's top "weird crush". The co-host of BBC quiz show Pointless...

Why Has Lulu Enlisted Derren Brown?

PA | Posted 19.12.2011 | UK Entertainment

Lulu has called in TV hypnotist Derren Brown to help her remember her Strictly Come Dancing routines. Derren gave the 62-year-old tips so she would...