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Watch Kanye West Pull An Icepick Out Of David Blaine’s Hand

Last night, ABC aired Real Or Magic, a new special from the magician David Blaine. Blaine doesn’t make entire jetliners disappear or whatever, the way Copperfield or whatever would do, and there’s not much inherently cinematic about the sort of stuff he does. So his solution: Celebrities! For at least part of last night’s special,… More »

By: Tom Breihan / November 20, 2013 - 9:01 am

Kanye To Appear In David Blaine’s Real Or Magic TV Special

Celebrity magician David Blaine has been working on a 90-minute TV special for ABC to air during this month’s sweeps featuring, per The Hollywood Reporter, “Ricky Gervais, Woody Allen, Robert De Niro, Katy Perry, Stephen Hawking and former President George W. Bush.” The special, which allegedly has been years in the making, also features visit… More »

By: Chris DeVille / November 6, 2013 - 11:11 am

Watch Andrew W.K. Play One Million Volt Keyboard Solo With David Blaine

I kinda stopped paying attention to illusionists when Gob Bluth was kicked out of the Alliance of Magicians, and while I do remember some aspect of that movie The Prestige involving Nikolai Tesla, I’m not entirely sure how being continually shocked by bolts of electricity produced by giant Tesla Coils qualifies as “magic.” No matter. More »

By: Michael Nelson / October 8, 2012 - 1:52 pm