Archive for the 'TV' Category

Rua On The Late, Late Show

Posted by Michael on April 28th, 2017

Rua on The Late Late Show from Paul Gleeson on Vimeo.

Magician Rua was a guest on RTE’s Late, Late Show (not the one on CBS) earlier this month. You can see more of Rua on his official website.

Daniel Fernandez Messes With Matt And Hoda

Posted by Michael on April 24th, 2017

Daniel Fernandez, arguably Hollywood’s favorite magician, stopped by NBC’s Today Show last week to perform a little mentalism with Matt Lauer and Hoda Kotb. You can always see more of Daniel on his YouTube page.

Frakson Circa 1950

Posted by Michael on April 21st, 2017

If you got the May issue of Genii already then you know this month’s cover features Jose Frakson. Known as the Man of 1000 Cigarettes, here is a clip of Frakson circa 1950 from the television program You Asked For it, probably from when the show was on the DuMont Network.

Have a great– and safe– weekend everyone!

Spain’s Got Talent Golden Buzzer Magician

Posted by Michael on April 21st, 2017

This year on Spain’s Got Talent (Got Talent EspaƱa) a magician known only as Joel impressed the judges with his skills and earned a golden buzzer to automatically advance in the competition. He did not win this year’s show but he appears to have won a special all magic episode. You can see more performances from that on the official Spain’s Got Talent YouTube page.

Richard Wiseman’s TV Magic Revealed

Posted by Michael on April 20th, 2017

Professor Richard Wiseman made an appearance on ITV’s Nightly Show recently and, unlike most TV appearances, the clip posted on YouTube titled Wiseman’s Magic Tricks REVEALED is actually from the show itself!

Don’t worry: most of your stage acts are still safe!

More From BGT Episode One

Posted by Michael on April 17th, 2017

Last year’s Britain’s Got Talent winner, magician Richard Jones, is writing a blog for the Radio Times this year to discuss his impressions of the current BGT season. He singled out this magic and comedy act, Neils Harder, as one that should have gotten a “golden buzzer” and been automatically advanced in the competition.

Richard Jones Reads Minds On This Morning

Posted by Michael on April 14th, 2017

Richard Jones, the only magician to win Britain’s Got Talent, was in the studios of ITV’s This Morning yesterday to promote his upcoming tour and television special. Of course, he also did a little magic while he was there!

Follow Richard’s tour by heading over to his official website.