The Carbonaro Effect

  • 2014
  • TV Show
  • TV-14

Michael Carbonaro performs magical pranks on unsuspecting people in this hidden-camera series.

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Impractically Carbonaro Jokers Effect Season 5, Episode 8 Paid

In this special crossover event, the Impractical Jokers help Michael stun coffee bar customers, but soon discover the joke is on them! Plus, Michael's woodland creatures display fantastic hidden abilities.

Speed Thieves Season 5, Episode 7 Mar 22, 2017 $2.99

At a diner, Michael adds some spice to lunchtime and gives patrons the chills while demonstrating a new way to cool soup. And at a furniture store, Michael shows his coworker that impossible things can happen in the blink of an eye.

Soliciting Statue Season 5, Episode 6 Mar 8, 2017 $2.99

Michael shows off an impossible way to organize your clothes, reveals some serious surprises lurking in your favorite foods, and attempts one of his most ambitious feats yet - tricking two people at the same time!

Wait, My Chair! Season 5, Episode 5 Paid

Michael reveals the transformative properties of fruits and vegetables, and shows a caterer the true power of dairy products. Plus, an antique store customer is stunned when a species of termite literally chews through the scenery!

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April Fools
01:48 — Check out this bonus scene from "Impractically Carbonaro Jokers Effect."
Vol. 5 Sneak Peek
02:00 — Check out a sneak peek of The Carbonaro Effect, Vol. 5.
The Carbonaro Effect Season 5
Michael Carbonaro, magician by trade and prankster at heart, performs ingenious tricks on unsuspecting members of the public, all caught on hidden cam (more…)
The Carbonaro Effect Season 5
Michael Carbonaro, magician by trade and prankster at heart, performs ingenious tricks on unsuspecting members of the public, all caught on hidden cam (more…)

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Wed Apr 26 7:00pm
A Positive Presence(Season 2, Episode 20) truTV

A corrosive drink is served up by Michael. Later, a trick for sneaker lacing and a woman who rises from the dead.

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Wed Apr 26 7:30pm
Sets Itself, Lights Itself(Season 2, Episode 23) truTV

Michael performs a trick with a credit card and some containers. Later, he fixes sloppy handwriting and deals with self-setting china ware.

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Wed Apr 26 8:00pm
House of Horrors(Season 2, Episode 24) truTV

Pranks include: an app that makes coffee; a disposable phone; and a beauty gadget.

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  • Premiered: April 1, 2014
  • Rating: TV-14
  • Premise: Michael Carbonaro performs magical pranks on unsuspecting people in this hidden-camera series. (more)

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