Hustling America

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  • 2013
  • 1 Season
  • 7.1  (45)

Alex Conran is a magician and a hustler. He's fascinated by the history of the legendary proposition bets - the gambles that sound so crazy it seems impossible anyone could pull them off successfully. And yet some people have done just that and Conran wants to see if he can figure out how they did it and then repeat their successful wager. Whether it's betting that he can outrun a cowboy on horseback or hustling a chess hustler in New York's Central Park, Conran's goal is to outhustle the experts and show the audience that it's smart to not believe everything you see.

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New York
5. New York
September 23, 2013
Alexis is in New York where he attempts to show that he can hustle with the best of them.
Slim Chance
4. Slim Chance
September 15, 2013
All bets are ?on? as host Alex Conran adventures through America to tests his skills in con games and deception. First stop is a ranch where he relies on a trick to outrun a cowboy ? on horseback. He then heads to an old mining town in Arizona to challenge customers at a bar with a deceivingly difficult trick. Later, he tries his hand at a few cons created by old-school hustler Amarillo Slim, and makes one bet so crazy it could land him in jail.
Las Vegas
3. Las Vegas
September 15, 2013
Alexis is in Las Vegas, where he bets on flies landing on sugar cubes, outruns a horse on foot and meets a man who had breast implants so that he could win $100,000.
Titanic Trick
2. Titanic Trick
September 9, 2013
Host Alex Conran travels across America to follow in the footsteps of history's greatest hustlers. He wants to see if his experience in deception and magic will help him pull off the hardest cons of all: so-called ?proposition bets,? which are outlandish-sounding wagers that are impossible to win unless you know the clever secrets behind them. He begins his journey in Dallas, where he cons an unsuspecting car dealer to win himself a brand-new yellow muscle car.
Texas (Pilot)
1. Texas (Pilot)
September 9, 2013
Alexis takes a look at the life of hustler Titanic Thompson, as he pays a visit to the Missouri town where he acquired his nickname and talks to his son Thommy Thomas, a former card sharp who is now a preacher.
Description

Alex Conran is a magician and a hustler. He's fascinated by the history of the legendary proposition bets - the gambles that sound so crazy it seems impossible anyone could pull them off successfully. And yet some people have done just that and Conran wants to see if he can figure out how they did it and then repeat their successful wager. Whether it's betting that he can outrun a cowboy on horseback or hustling a chess hustler in New York's Central Park, Conran's goal is to outhustle the experts and show the audience that it's smart to not believe everything you see.

Hustling America is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (5 episodes). The series first aired on September 9, 2013.

Where to Watch Hustling America

Hustling America is available for streaming on the Channel 5 website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Hustling America on demand at Amazon Prime.

  • Premiere Date
    September 9, 2013
  • IMDB Rating
    7.1  (45)