Archive for the 'Asia' Category

Magic with Shahrukh

Posted by Michael on December 27th, 2021

From Pakistani YouTubers Chilly and Milly come this video with magician Mr. Shahrukh which gives us a chance to see the state of kids’ magic in Pakistan right now.

I Ask You: Is This Magic Or Cooking?

Posted by Michael on December 10th, 2021

A recent China’s Got Talent contestant impressed the judges with his witty narration while chopping food blindfolded… Don’t worry about the dialogue. Is this a cooking act or a magic act? Seriously, this morning’s Magic Bulletin mentioned a recent blindfold drive in India. Kuda Bux built a career on his blindfolded mentalism.

So blindfolded food prep: magic or not?

GTV’s Amazing Magician

Posted by Michael on December 3rd, 2021

We have posted from GTV’s Amazing Magician before… I believe when the Amazing Riana made an appearance. This is a new clip from the Indonesian show proving that the horror magic she brought to prominence with her Asia’s Got Talent win is still popular in Indonesia. You won’t be able to follow the dialogue, but you will get the idea.

Hooded Magician On China’s Got Talent

Posted by Michael on November 24th, 2021

The latest magic act from the current season China’s Got Talent features on ominous hooded magician….

Gopinath Muthukad Propellor Escape

Posted by Michael on November 19th, 2021

Asianet News coverage of Gopinath Muthukad’s propellor illusion in 2012.

Muthikad’s Great Indian Rope Trick

Posted by Michael on November 19th, 2021

In honor of Gopinath Muthukad’s retirement from paid magic, a performance.

Gopinath Muthukad Retires From Professional Performances

Posted by Michael on November 19th, 2021

Famed Indian magician Gopinath Muthukad has announced his plans to retire from paid magic performances because he finds it more meaningful to devote his life to helping differently-abled children. You can read more in this interview with The Indian Express .