Wedden Dat Ik Het Kan

Johnny Strange recently got up close and personal with a chainsaw on Dutch TV show, Wedden Dat Ik Het Kan.

 

Johnny Strange was invited to perform on SBS6’s TV show Wedden Dat Ik Het Kan, the Dutch version of TV show “Go For It!” (UK) and “Challenge Me!” (USA). Strange teamed up with hosts Sylvie Meis and Jeroen van der Boom to perform a variation of one of his death defying stunts with a chainsaw.

 

Against the clock he had to chainsaw as many apples out of his mouth in just one minute, this dare devil challenge was featured in the 3rd season of the show.

 

Episode first aired on 29 October 2016
 


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Hayka 2.0 (AKA Science 2.0)

Last year Johnny Strange took part in a documentary on sword swallowing.

 

The documentary, filmed by the Russian TV show Hayka 2.0 (which roughly translates into Science 2.0) was filmed at the largest Ripley’s Believe It Or Not! museum in the world, Ripley’s, London. It covered all aspects of sword swallowing including technique, weaponry, and health and safety – with interviews from leading experts in the field, including weapons experts, doctors and of course, Johnny Strange.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 


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Cunning Stunts Christmas Cabaret

The ‘Cunning Stunts Cabaret’ Do Christmas!

 

It’s that time of year again so what better excuse for a night at the boozer than audience games, festive prizes and a whole host of ‘Cunning Stunts’.

 

The UK’s only father daughter sideshow double act, Eve Elle & Baldini, were joined by the luscious and ludicrous Lux De Lioux, burlesque beauty Bella Donna and, headlining act, Johnny Strange.

 

The line up tantalised and teased the audience with bizarre comedy, circus tricks and a collection of sideshow stunts – not to mention a free welcome drink to get everyone in the Christmas spirit!


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Guinness Facebook Live pt.2

The second instalment of Johnny Strange’s appearances on Guinness World Records’ Facebook Live saw him attempting two more records.

Johnny attempted the record for “The most newspapers split using a bullwhip in one minute” and the record for “Most swords swallowed in 3 minutes”.

Johnny achieved two out of two by successfully splitting 16 newspapers with a bullwhip, held by Facebook Live host Paul “Pee Wee” Wiggins, and by swallowing a 21” blade a whopping 16 times in three minutes!

The Facebook Live broadcast had over 190,000 viewers and Johnny answered many questions in the ‘Ask Me Anything’ Q&A session. Watch the short clip below, or if you want to watch the full 55 minute video head over to the Guinness World Records Facebook page over at;
Guinness World Records Facebook Live – Johnny Strange

 


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Guinness Facebook Live pt.1

Johnny Strange recently took part in a Guinness World Records’ Facebook Live broadcast.

 

Facebook Live host, Paul “Pee Wee” Wiggins, joined Johnny for a broadcast held on the Guinness World Records Facebook page. The live chat lasted approximately 45 minutes and included demonstrations of some of Johnny’s bizarre antics as well as an ‘Ask Me Anything’ Q&A with questions being submitted by some of the 198,000+ viewers and read out in real time via Facebook.

 

This was only part one of Johnny’s appearances on Guinness’ Facebook Live broadcasts, with the second instalment scheduled for 13th December 2016. Watch the short clip below, or if you want to watch the full 45 minute video head over to the Guinness World Records Facebook page over at;

Guinness World Records Facebook Live – Johnny Strange

 


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The Cabaret of Excess 2016

For the first time ever The Cabaret of Excess is partying outside of London!

 

Spread over 3 floors, with it’s beautiful vintage decor & mysterious atmosphere just outside Manchester’s city centre, it’s the ideal venue to host an evening of debauchery and excess. So dig out your dancing girl dresses, feathers & top hats; we’ve got some exciting things in store! Expect canapés, cocktails & of course beautiful surroundings to indulge your desires!

 

Along with Johnny Strange’s death defying stunts, Spain’s Elena Gibson will be performing her beautiful Tango act and Burlesque star Raven Lenore will be performing her isis wings show. The night will be topped off with DJ Rockit Riyad spinning disks into the early hours.


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Guinness World Records Day 2016

November 17th is Guinness World Records Day!

 

Today marks the twelfth annual Guinness World Records Day, which will see thousands of people across the globe come together for one very special celebration of record breaking.
The annual event, which commemorates the day in 2004 when Guinness World Records became the world’s bestselling copyright book, sees thousands of people all over the world attempt to secure a prestigious world records title during a 24 hour period.

 

As GWR Day also happens to fall on a “Throwback Thursday”, check out this pic from 2013 of Johnny Strange holding some of his Guinness World Record certificates along with the Guinness Book of Records’ editor-in-chief, Craig Glenday.


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Halloween 2016 at Cursed, UK

This Halloween season Johnny Strange brought the Fright Night Freakshow to Cursed, Essex’s number 1 scare attraction.

 

For October, Wat Tyler Country Park’s 125 acres of stunning parkland in the heart of the south Essex marshes, was transformed into a adrenaline fuelled award-winnging Halloween fright night experience for the fifth year running.

 

Attractions such as Toy Sop, Pig Pen, Arachnid, Cell 13, The Nag Inn, FestEvil and WorkChop are back by popular demand with the newest attraction, Amphi-Fear-ter, being added as the newest attraction to line up; a full carnival freak show experience with sword swallowers, contortionists, fire eaters and more.

 
 
 


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