Derren met up with Lin Manuel Miranda and the cast of Freestyle Love Supreme to play a quick round of everyone’s favourite family pastime ‘I hope I don’t stab myself in the hand with a 7-inch nail hidden inside this paper bag’.
(If you want to see the video Derren shows them where he gets it very painfully wrong in rehearsal, you can watch it on twitter here)
Derren travelled up to ABC Studios in Manhattan’s Upper West Side to drop in on LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan and muck about a bit with their exquisitely-coiffed craniums.
It’s not quite the Fight Club sequel you were perhaps hoping for, but when Derren asks Glenn Close to hit him as hard as she can, well, see for yourself…
In between shows one afternoon, Derren went along to the Richard Rodgers Theatre on West 46th Street to mess with the minds of the cast of Hamilton…
I got George Washington to push a needle through his hand – which I never thought I’d say…”