Dynamo: Magician Impossible

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Dynamo: Magician Impossible
Dynamo Magician Impossible.jpg
Genre Documentary
Format Fly on the wall
Directed by Simon Dinsell (2011, 2013)
Mark McQueen (2012)
Starring Steven Frayne
Country of origin United Kingdom
Original language(s) English
No. of series 3
No. of episodes 13 (inc. 1 Christmas special) (List of episodes)
Production
Executive producer(s) Dan Albion
Lucy Ansbro
Debbie Young
Helen Parker
Angela Robertson
Producer(s) Ananth Bhargav Sarma G
Randeep Sandhu
Luti Fagbenle
Location(s) Miami
London
Bradford
Running time 45 minutes (approx.)
Production company(s) Phil McIntyre Television
Inner Circle Films
Distributor UK Gold Services Ltd.
Universal Networks International
Broadcast
Original channel Watch
Picture format 1080i (HDTV)
Audio format Stereo
Original run 7 July 2011 (2011-07-07) – present
Chronology
Related shows Tricked
Troy
External links
Homepage

Dynamo: Magician Impossible is a fly on the wall documentary series which follows the life of English magician-illusionist Steven Frayne, better known as Dynamo. The show is produced by Phil McIntyre Productions and Inner Circle Films for UKTV channel Watch and Universal Networks International. In 2012, the show was shortlisted at the 17th National Television Awards for Best Entertainment Programme but lost to Michael McIntyre's Comedy Roadshow.

The four-episode first series aired from 7 July 2011 until 28 July 2011, with a fifth episode on 28 December 2011. On 1 February 2012, Watch renewed Dynamo: Magician Impossible for a second and third series. The second series premiered on 5 July 2012[1] and lasted another four episodes, ending on 26 July 2012.[2] The third series aired on 11 July 2013 and concluded on 1 August 2013. On 19 December 2013, it was confirmed that three episodes from the show's first series would air on BBC One in 2014. Repeats are also shown regularly on Dave.

Series overview[edit]

Series Start date End date Episodes
1 7 July 2011 28 July 2011 4
28 December 2011 11
2 5 July 2012 26 July 2012 4
3 11 July 2013 1 August 2013 4
4 July 2014 4
Notes
  1. ^ This was a special episode that aired between Christmas and New Year.

Episode list[edit]

Series 1[edit]

No. Date Viewers
(millions)
Watch
weekly rank
1 7 July 2011 1.09 1
2 14 July 2011 1.39 1
3 21 July 2011 1.38 1
4 28 July 2011 1.44 1

Series 2[edit]

No. Date Viewers
(millions)
Watch
weekly rank
1 5 July 2012 1.93 1
2 12 July 2012 1.83 1
3 19 July 2012 1.79 1
4 26 July 2012 1.39 1

Series 3[edit]

No. Date Viewers
(millions)
Watch
weekly rank
1 11 July 2013 1.19 1
2 18 July 2013 0.99 1
3 25 July 2013 1.13 1
4 1 August 2013 1.40 1

Series 4[edit]

No. Date Viewers
(millions)
Watch
weekly rank
1 2014
2
3
4

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