TELLER (Director) has been the smaller, quieter half of renowned magic duo Penn & Teller since
An Emmy, Writers Guild Award, Obie and Drama Critics Circle winner, Teller with partner
Penn Jillette, has enjoyed successful runs on Broadway, sold-out world tours and is the current
longest-running headline act in Las Vegas.
In 2008, Teller conceived and co-directed a bloody, supernatural thriller-inspired stage version of
Shakespeare's "Macbeth," that toured the East Coast to raves from the New York Times and Wall
Street Journal. In 2010 he co-wrote and directed the critically acclaimed Off-Broadway hit "Play
Dead." Conceived as an ode to the classic midnight spook shows of the mid-20th
Century, he again
received raves from the New York Times and Wall Street Journal and earned a Drama Desk
nomination for "Unique Theatrical Experience." Most recently, he consulted on the magic and
effects for the Geffen Playhouse production of "The Exorcist."
Teller has starred in his own television series and specials, including the hit Showtime series Penn
& Teller: Bullshit!, has written five books and has a prolific career as a magic consultant for live
theater, television and films.
In 2013, Penn & Teller received their very own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
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