Penn Jillette, born on March 5, 1955 is an American magician, musician, actor, television personality, inventor and author who is known for his work with magician Teller as half of the team called Penn & Teller. The duo has been featured in many stage and television shows including Penn & Teller: Bullshit! and Penn & Teller: Fool Us. Penn has published eight books, such as the New York Times Bestseller, God, No!: Signs You May Already Be an Atheist and Other Magical Tales. Penn is also known for his advocacy of atheism, the First Amendment, libertarianism, scientific skepticism and free-market capitalism.
Penn Jillette Family/Parents
Born in Greenfield, Massachusetts, his father’s name is Samuel Herbert Jillette and his mother’s name is Valda Rudolph Jillette.
Penn Jillette Affairs/Girlfriend/Wife
Penn is married to Emily Jillette. They have two children named Moxie and Zolten CrimeFighter.
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Profile / Wiki / Information
- Name: Penn Fraser Jillette
- Nickname: Penn
- Birthday: March 5, 1955
- Age: 64 years old
- Birthplace: Greenfield, Massachusetts
- Current Residence: Coming Soon…
- Education: Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Clown College
- Profession: magician, musician, actor, television personality, inventor, author
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity/Race: White
- Religion: Atheist
- Zodiac: Pisces
- Hair Color: Dark Brown
- Eye Color: Dark Brown
- Girlfriend: Penn is married to Emily Jillette
- Net Worth: 175 Million USD
- Height: 6 feet 6 inch or 199 cm
- Weight: Coming Soon…
Trivia/ Facts that you may not know about Penn Jillette
- Penn became an atheist in his early teen after reading the Bible.
- In 1981, he and Teller teamed up as Penn & Teller, and went on to do a successful Off Broadway and later Broadway theatre show, “Penn & Teller” that toured nationally.
- He used to play Bass in a band called Bongos, Bass and Bob.
- Penn used to be a regular contributor to the now-defunct magazine, PC/Computing from 1990 to 1994.
- In 1990, Penn was the voice announcer for the U.S.-based cable network, Comedy Central
- In 1996, Penn had a recurring role of Drell on Sabrina the Teenage Witch.
- In 2005 with actor Paul Provenza, Penn co-directed and co-produced The Aristocrats which is a documentary film tracing the life of an obscene joke called “The Aristocrats”.
- In 2008, Penn was a contestant on Dancing with the Stars. He was the first celebrity to be eliminated.
- On August 16, 2011, he released a book titled God, No! Signs You May Already Be An Atheist and Other Magical Tales which made the New York Times Best Sellers.
- On 2013, Penn and Teller were honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the live performance category. The same year, they won “Magicians of the Year” award from the Magic Castle.
- In July 1999, Penn was granted U.S. Patent no. 5,920,923 for the “Jill-Jet” which is a hot-tub jet angled for allowing a woman to masturbate against the water stream.
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