Archive for the 'David Copperfield' Category

BREAKING: Copperfield Negligent, Not Liable

Posted by Michael on May 30th, 2018

Even though jury deliberation began only yesterday, there is a verdict in the David Copperfield lawsuit. Although the MGM and David Copperfield were found negligent for not conducting a more thorough investigation of the fall at the center of the case, the jury found the injuries caused by the fall itself to be attributable to the plaintiff.

Read more at the Las Vegas Review-Journal, National Public Radio, USA Today and KSNV, the source of the clip above.

Court Commentary From Murray SawChuck

Posted by Michael on May 7th, 2018

More coverage of the David Copperfield wrongful injury trial from Las Vegas from KSNV; in this clip they get some commentary from a magician’s point of view as Murray SawChuck joins their Jeff Maher to discuss the case.

More Injured Parties In Copperfield Trial?

Posted by Michael on April 25th, 2018

As discussed in this CBS This Morning coverage of the Copperfield audience injury trial, there may be more audience members who have been hurt during his disappearing audience effect. You can read more on the CBS News site and Las Vegas CBS 8 has had live coverage of the trial; you may check in with them for the latest during the day. The Law and Crime Network posted a discussion of the trial yesterday with Lis Wiehl, David Eisbrouch and magician Brandon Williams on their YouTube page.

Magician Gets BGT 2018′s First Golden Buzzer

Posted by Michael on April 16th, 2018

While we need to wait for warmer weather before America’s Got Talent returns to the air, Britain’s Got Talent is already under way. Magician Marc Spelmann is definitely moving on to the live performance rounds as he received the first golden buzzer of the season. You can read more about Marc’s emotional journey to fatherhood on the Mirror site.

New Zealand’s Stuff is reporting Dynamo has already added a second show to Auckland on his upcoming tour of the country.

The wrongful injury suit against David Copperfield is underway; read about the proceedings up to this point in The Washington Post, the Las Vegas review-Journal and on the KSNV site.

37 Years Ago Today…

Posted by Michael on September 25th, 2017

September 25, 1980 the special The Magic Fo David Copperfield III aired for the first time… which included this segment with David and a feisty youngster!

David Copperfield and Jamie Lee Curtis

Posted by Michael on September 15th, 2017

Okay, we can’t exactly use the word “classic” in good conscience with this clip, but we have a soft spot in our hearts for 1980′s Terror Train, starring the 1980′s greatest scream queen Jamie Lee Curtis and this weekend’s birthday boy, David Copperfield.

Have a great (and safe) weekend y’all! And David: you have a happy birthday!

Demons On David Copperfield

Posted by Michael on December 28th, 2016

It takes a minute to get through this recent edition of DC Comics’ webseries All Access to the part relevant to magic. So if you are not interested in what is happening in the current issues of Batman and such, skip ahead to about the 2:23 mark for a new clip from the upcoming animated film Justice League Dark. Constantine, Jason Blood (I think) and and their demonic friends are playing a little poker when a familiar name comes up….