he two-night scripted miniseries “Houdini” follows the epic tales of Harry Houdini as he emerges as America’s first bonafide world-renowned superstar.
Adrien Brody Harry Houdini
Kristen Connolly Bess Houdini
Evan Jones Jim Collins
Tim Pigott-Smith William Melville
Tom Benedict Knight Dash Houdini
Shaun Williamson Riley
Megan Dodds Margery Crandon
David Calder Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Louis Mertens Erich Weiss
Kata Sarbó Girl
Faye Bradbrook Mrs. Robinson
From humble beginnings at circus sideshows to sold out concert halls in Europe, Part 1 of Houdini follows the rise of the boy Erich Weiss as he becomes the man Harry Houdini, master escapologist.
Conclusion. Houdini must adapt as the industrial age comes to an end.