Archive for the 'TV' Category

The Illusionists Visit New Day Cleveland

Posted by Michael on January 10th, 2020

Dizzy the Trickster from The Illusionists visited Fox 8′s New Day Cleveland earlier this week to give a little preview of Drew Carey’s hometown can expect from their live stage show.

That Nebraska Born Magician Turned Talk Show Host…

Posted by Michael on January 10th, 2020

You might be thinking Johnny Carson but while he grew up in Nebraska Carson was born in Iowa. However, another kid from Nebraska (whom young Johnny met at a magic convention) grew up to be talk show host Dick Cavett. Now there are over over 250 clips featuring Cavett on a new official YouTube page dedicated to his talk show.

Bill Cook On Masters of Illusion

Posted by Michael on January 9th, 2020

Bill Cook posted his performances from the latest season of Masters Of Illusion on his YouTube page recently… that should help get you through the long winter months without any of The CW’s summer magic shows!

Magic With What?!?

Posted by Michael on January 8th, 2020

People ask me all the time about the best card tricks, the best coin tricks, the best cigarette tricks, best tricks to meet girls, the best out of pocket tricks, the best… well, fill in the blank tricks! But not a single person has ever asked me what the best booger magic tricks are! Not once. But DreamWorks’ Junk Drawer Magic is here to answer that pressing question.

Shin Lim On The Today Show

Posted by Michael on January 8th, 2020

Hoda and Jenna got front row seats for one of the hottest shows in magic when Shin Lim stopped by their portion of NBC’s Today Show to perform.

Dania Diaz Makes AGT: Champions Debut

Posted by Michael on January 7th, 2020

Dania Diaz was the only magic act on the first night of the new season of America’s Got Talent: The Champions. The alum of Spain’s Got Talent was impressive enough to be voted through to the next round by the “panel of superfans” judging the first round.

John Zabrucky’s Amazing Props [It Ain't Magic, But...]

Posted by Michael on January 6th, 2020

John Zabrucky, the founder and owner of Modern Props, is retiring after four decades of creating props seen in everything from Blade Runner to Ghostbusters to Big Bang Theory. You can read more about his career and retirement in this LA Times article (via MSN).

The video above is a fan creation highlighting the many, many appearances of a Modern Props piece dubbed “The Most Important Device In The Universe” on the Major Grin YouTube channel.