Archive for the 'Asia' Category

More Magic From CCTV

Posted by Michael on January 27th, 2020

We shared some magic from China’s CCTV earlier this morning and we are closing the day with another recent performance posted by the network. Once again the performers are unidentified.

Vivak Desai Wows Nora Fetahi

Posted by Michael on January 24th, 2020

Vivak Desai posted this clip showing him performing for Canadian born Indian film and music star Nora Fetahi ahead of her new movie Street Dancer 3D.

The Scared Riana Haunts The Box Office

Posted by Michael on December 3rd, 2019

It is official: The Sacred Riana is a movie star. According to Yahoo! not only will her film Sacred Riana: Beginning be in US theaters this month,** thanks to its successful Asian run earlier this year it will also have a sequel!

** We checked the big movie ticket sites and did not see anything listed so check your local independent or art house. It looks like this December opening might actually be in Malaysia and Singapore.

Patrick Kun On Mainland Chinese TV

Posted by Michael on November 25th, 2019

We’ll round out our day with Patrick Kun’s performance on China’s CCTV4 variety program the Universal Show.

Louis Yan Teams With Panasonic

Posted by Michael on November 18th, 2019

Hong Kong’s champion magician Louis Yan has teamed with Panasonic for his latest video… we’re pretty sure you won’t need to speak Cantonese to follow the magic.

Chamber Of Magicians: Franz Harary

Posted by Michael on October 23rd, 2019

Sir Lanka’s ITN currently is featuring a series called Chamber of Magicians which seems to include both magical performances and interviews with magicians. Franz Harary was recently featured on the program in this long form interview segment.

ITN posts the program on YouTube and you can see full episodes of Chamber of Magicians here.

LA Times Features Franz Harary

Posted by Michael on September 13th, 2019

In video from 2015 which the LA Times recently reposted, the newspaper takes a look at Franz Harary’s then newly opened House of Magic.