Grand Illusions is a 1998 Canadian TV program that explored the history
of illusionists and explores the techniques behind popular magic tricks.
The series looks back at magicians from Ancient Egypt, the Victorian
era and the Las Vegas Strip. The show highlights world-famous greats
like Houdini, as well as modern-day masters like Doug Henning, Harry
Kellar and Siegfried & Roy. Other episodes focus on particular kinds
of tricks such as mysterious disappearances, faked deaths, and tricks
with animals or children.