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  1. History Channel's Houdini available on Digital HD now; on Blu-ray October 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | Examiner.com

    ... Award winner Adrien Brody (Best Actor in a Leading Role, The Pianist , 2002) as The Great Harry Houdini, Kristen Connolly (Netflix's "House of Cards") and Evan Jones ( Gangster Squad ), the scripted four-hour event chronicles Houdini's extraordinary ...

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  2. TV Ratings: History's 'Houdini' Miniseries Opens to 3.7 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... period on Monday was Lifetime's younger-skewing Saved by the Bell movie . Joining Brody in the cast are Kristen Connolly ( House of Cards, The Cabin in the Woods ) as Bess Houdini and Evan Jones ( A Million Ways to Die in the West, The Book of El i) ...

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  3. What To Watch This Week on TV: 'Saved By The Bell' Scandals, Fox Finds 'Utopia' - VIDEORead the original story

    Monday Sep 1 | Towleroad

    ... a wild trip back in time with the History Channel's Houdini biopic. Starring Oscar winner Adrien Brody and Kristen Connolly from House of Cards , the two-part film kicks off tonight at 9 p.m. Eastern. -The hot tamale train is pulling into its final ...

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  4. 'Houdini': Adrien Brody has 'little room for mistakes' in History miniseriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 1 | Zap2it.com

    ... mistakes." Unlike previous films such as the 1953 biopic with Tony Curtis, this new effort -- also starring Kristen Connolly ("House of Cards"), Evan Jones ("Gangster Squad") and a cast of Hungarian actors (the film was shot in Hungary) -- delves ...

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  5. Adrien Brody Is Magic Man, Harry Houdini, In New SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 1 | ContactMusic.com

    ... Houdini takes Brody through fame, espionage, spiritualism, stunts, visions and mastery of illusion with Kristen Connolly of House of Cards notoriety joining the cast as Bess Houdini, the love of Harry's life and his magical partner in crime. David ...

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  6. Televisualist: Man, Those Angels Are TestyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 1 | Torontoist

    ... conscience. (M3, 9 p.m.) Houdini stars Adrien Brody as Houdini, and really, when the next biggest name is Kristen Connolly (who was on House of Cards ), you know they spent half of the money for this on Brody and most of the rest of the other half ...

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  7. History's 'Houdini': What the Critics Are SayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 1 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... life from desperate poverty to worldwide fame. The Lionsgate/A&E Studios four-hour event also stars Kristen Connolly ( House of Cards) as Bess, Harry Houdini's stage assistant and wife. Oscar nominee Uli Edel directed the project, adapted by ...

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  8. 'Houdini' has a bit of magicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 1 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... life as well, however. Despite his marriage and professional partnership to former showgirl Bess Rahner (Kristen Connolly, "House of Cards"), he regularly cheats on her, perhaps not so much for sexual satisfaction but because it's another form of ...

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  9. History tackles "Houdini" storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 31 | NorthJersey.com

    ... known as Bess Houdini - Harry's wife, great love and longtime assistant in his act. Bess, nicely played by Kristen Connolly ("House of Cards"), eventually becomes fed up with her husband's increasingly dangerous stunts as well as his mysterious ...

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  10. Adrien Brody is "Houdini" in two-night miniseries on HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | Denver Post

    ... his family in Wisconsin to perform in circus sideshows, then vaudeville and ultimately major concert halls. Kristen Connolly ("House of Cards") plays Bess Houdini, his wife and assistant on numerous feats. Evan Jones ("A Million Ways to Die in the ...

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  11. 'Houdini' role is magic for Kristen ConnollyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | The Fresno Bee

    "I can remember being a kid watching movies and wondering, 'How did they do that?' Movies -- just like magic -- create a sense of wonder because you can escape from the real world with both," Connolly says.

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  12. On 'Houdini' Miniseries, Magician's Home Life Is Anything But MagicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Mashable

    ... his personal life, including his marriage to one-time assistant Bess Houdini, played by House of Cards alum Kristen Connolly. is a leading source for news, information and resources for the Connected Generation. Mashable reports on the importance of ...

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  13. Mini-Series 'Houdini', Starring Adrien Brody, Set To Premiere MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | ContactMusic.com

    ... at 11. I worked with flash paper. You make something disappear. Me breaking a pencil with a dollar bill." Kristen Connolly, the star of Netflix original 'House of Cards', will play Houdini's wife Bess, while Evan Jones is cast as his assistant Jim ...

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  14. 'Houdini's' Kristen Connolly captures the magic of Bess HoudiniRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Zap2it.com

    ... the most die hard of fans. Oscar winner Adrien Brody plays Houdini himself, while "House of Cards" actress Kristen Connolly plays his wife Bess, who was often his partner in magic as well as life. Zap2it got a chance to catch up with Connolly to ...

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  15. Kristen Connolly tries a bit of magic in the new History mini-series 'Houdini'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Examiner.com

    ... the greatest names of the era, from U.S. presidents to Arthur Conan Doyle and Rasputin. Joining Brody is Kristen Connolly as his wife Bess, the love of Harry's life and his right hand when it came to some of his most amazing feats, and Evan Jones as ...

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  16. The History Channel's "Houdini" Fails to Capture Magic of Its SubjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... grieving. There's just way too much filler between those moments of passion. Speaking of passion, Brody and Kristen Connolly , as his put-upon wife who was more of an assistant than a partner, have zero chemistry, although it's not really the fault ...

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  17. Photo Flash: Iconic Houdini Posters Recreated for Adrien Brody MiniseriesRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... the curtain into his life through his stunts, his visions, and his mastery of illusion. Joining Brody is Kristen Connolly ( House of Cards, The Cabin the Woods ) as Bess Houdini, the love of Harry's life and right hand when it came to some of his ...

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  18. 'Houdini': Adrien Brody as the escape artistRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | SFGate

    ... Photo: Colin Hutton Houdini performs his famous Chinese Water Torture trick with his wife, Bess Rahner (Kristen Connolly), standing on the stage. Photo: Colin Hutton Perhaps the greatest stunt Erich Weiss ever pulled off was that nearly 90 years ...

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  19. Adrien Brody probes the passions that propelled HoudiniRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | The London Free Press

    ... with the ever-changing tastes and demands of the fickle ticket-buying public. Joining Brody in Houdini is Kristen Connolly (House of Cards) as Harry's wife Bess, and Evan Jones (A Million Ways to Die in the West) as Jim Collins, Harry's assistant ...

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  20. 'Houdini' review: Stage magic in portrayal of great escape artistRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | SFGate

    ... Photo: Colin Hutton Houdini performs his famous Chinese Water Torture trick with his wife, Bess Rahner (Kristen Connolly), standing on the stage. Photo: Colin Hutton Perhaps the greatest stunt Erich Weiss ever pulled off was that nearly 90 years ...

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