Penn Jillette

Penn Jillette

Mar. 5th, 1955
Born in
Greenfield, Massachusetts, USA
6' 6 1/2"

Penn Jillette's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Dancing With the Stars TV Show
Dancing With the Stars
Penn & Teller: Bullshit! TV Show
Penn & Teller: Bullshit!
Penn & Teller: Fool Us (UK) TV Show
Penn & Teller: Fool Us (UK)
Wizard Wars TV Show
Wizard Wars
The Unpleasant World of Penn & Teller (UK) TV Show
The Unpleasant World of Penn & Teller (UK)
Identity TV Show
The Moxy Show TV Show
The Moxy Show
Sin City Spectacular TV Show
Sin City Spectacular
Ed's Night Party (CA) TV Show
Ed's Night Party (CA)
History of the Joke TV Show
History of the Joke
The Smoking Gun TV (CA) TV Show
The Smoking Gun TV (CA)

Main Movie Roles

2008 - Flow: For Love of Water
2007 - Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project
2005 - The Aristocrats
2004 - Michael Moore Hates America
1999 - Fantasia/2000
1998 - Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
1995 - Toy Story
1995 - Hackers
1994 - Car 54, Where Are You?
1986 - Off Beat

Guest TV Roles

Show Name
Characters Played
Ep Count
Himself - Finalist
Archibald Fenn
Penn Jilette (Voiced)
Pluto Devil (Voiced)
[Complete List]


  • With partner 'Teller (I)' (qv), half of comedy/magic team Penn & Teller.
  • Jokes that the reason for him painting his fingernail is because he "Shot a man for asking him personal questions!". The real reason is that it is a joke between him and his mother.
  • The original announcer for cable channel Comedy Central.
  • Claims to have no facial recall. He says he even ran into his mother once after a show and didn't recognize her.
  • Owns a pink Mini Cooper with a vanity license plate reading ATHEIST.
  • Knows how to do fire eating, and has shown this talent on an episode of his new hit game show "Identity".
  • Owned an over-sized sport-utility vehicle painted bright pink (he nicknamed it "Pink Death"), with a Nevada vanity license plate that read "6SIX6". He reportedly spent several thousand dollars on a customized sound system for it. He sold it in 2005, to raise money for J.R.E.F. (the James Randi Education Foundation).
  • Plays the upright bass in his show in Vegas. He also helped compose some of the songs for the show.

Related sites for this celeb
» BuddyTV
» TVGuide
You are successfully logged out.

ShareTV Login

Enter the text in the image shown if you are human.
WARNING: after 2 more failed attempts you will be locked out

Create Account

Verify Password

Verification code (check your email for the verification code)

Verification code has been sent to the following email address:
If you didn't receive the verification code:

1. Check your bulk/spam folder.

2. Try to whitelist our email address (

3. Resend verification email

If you mistyped your email address change it here
Create a free ShareTV account to make a personalized schedule of your favorite TV shows, keep track of what you've watched, earn points and more.
Verify your username and email to complete your Registration
Enter the text in the image shown if you are human.
WARNING: after 2 more failed attempts you will be locked out

Forgot Your Password?

Enter the email address you used to create the account and your password will be emailed to you.