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Jonathan and Charlotte Pendragon were an award-winning husband-and-wife team of American illusionists who called their work “physical grand illusion”. The couple met at the University of California, Irvine, where Jonathan was studying theatre and Charlotte was studying dance

The Pendragons appeared on television in more than 50 countries and starred in 14 prime time specials on US networks.

Watch the Pendragons perform their most astonishing illusion, Metamorphosis.

For more information about the Pendragons, please visit their official Wikipedia page.

Orson Wells

Orson Wells on Sesame Street

Orson Wells was an Academy Award-winning director, writer, actor and producer for film, stage, radio and television. Welles first gained wide notoriety for his October ...

Mark Wilson

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Mark Wilson is an American magician and author. He is widely credited as becoming the first major "television magician" and in the process establishing the ...

Doug Henning

Doug Henning on the Muppet Show

Doug Henning was a Canadian magician, illusionist and escape artist. Henning changed the image of the stage magician when he rejected such stereotypical costume accessories ...