A Tribute to Great TV Mentalists

tv mentalistsMore than any other entertainment, the acts of mentalists have left the audience stunned because of the display of great mental power, mind control, telepathy, clairvoyance, divination, psychokinesis, precognition and a lot of such incredible powers, involved. You will never believe how they do this because of their suppleness and ease with which they perform these acts. Let’s pay a tribute to some of the great TV mentalists who earned a lot of fame with their unmatched psychic powers.

Joseph Dunninger

Joseph Dunninger was a famed American mentalist, magical writer and an initiator of radio and TV magic.

Chan Canasta

Chan Canasta was a powerful Polish performer of memory feats and mental magic, who got fame from a TV series and performances in the 50s and 60s. Canasta was especially famous for presenting “experiments” of magic and was not hesitant of making some errors, in order to grow the interest of audience and trust in his genuineness.

David Berglas

David Berglas is a famous mentalist and psychological magician, who has given a number of fantastic TV shows and other performances. Previously he was the President of The Magic Circle.


George Joseph Kresge or Kreskin is an American mentalist, renowned for his TV series and performance since the 70s, which often feature predictions.

Penn and Teller

Penn Jillette and Teller are two American illusionists who blend comedy with a sceptical performance of odd-ball magic and mentalism. They became famous with a series of highly-acclaimed tours, as well as numerous TV shows and also guest appearances.

Paul Zenon

Paul Zenon is a British mentalist, magician and comedian who is famous for swindles, stunts and street and bar magic. He gained fame from a series of TV shows.

Marc Paul

Marc Paul is a British magician and mentalist famous for his cable TV show “Mind Games” and many other TV performances. He is also famous for stage performances and corporate and other events.

Darren Brown

Darren Brown is a famous British paranormal sceptic, illusionist, mentalist and painter. He is renowned for a number of TV shows and stage performances.

David Blaine

David Blaine is a renowned American illusionist and a street magician. His most famous acts are his physical and mental endurance, when he was entombed in ice for 44 days without food. He also has been buried and drowned alive. His most recent act was when he was electrocuted using a tesla coil.

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