Anthony Owen is a multi award winning producer and Executive Producer of television magic shows. Throughout his twenty five years of experience of making magic on television he has worked with magicians such as Derren Brown, Paul Daniels, Penn and Teller, Juan Tamariz, Jeff McBride, Pete Firman, Barry and Stuart, Stephen Mulhern and Alistair Cook. In this book he shares a series of essays on the art of magic on television. Includes a brand new updated chapter for 2013 edition.
“A wonderful book…I highly recommend that you pick it up.” Wayne Houchin
“This book is crammed with the essential information you need when doing a spot on television. Follow Anthony’s tips to maximise your time on screen and increase your chances of being asked on TV again.” Barry Jones (half of Barry and Stuart)
“If you want to be as smart as Anthony Owen start by reading his book.” Paul Cooke. Magic Producer / Consultant for Dynamo and Ben Hanlin.
“Every magician should read it, from TV stars to people doing tricks on YouTube. It’s little gem.” Geoffrey Durham
Praise for Anthony Owen
“Anthony Owen is an unsung genius.”
“There are, maybe half a dozen people in the world who understand how to give magic on television the impact it has live. Anthony Owen is one of them. He has a mind of extreme subtlety and immense experience. He understands and loves both the TV medium and the art of magic with a joyful enthusiasm that is inspiring to encounter. If you have the good fortune to be able to work with him, do.”
Teller, one half of ‘the bad boys of magic’ Penn and Teller.
“Do you know what it takes to be a star in the world of magic? Anthony Owen knows, and he can teach you the inner secrets of creating successful media magic! Anthony has an incredible track record of producing great television magic. The list of magicians he’s worked with reads like a who’s who of modern magic: everyone from Paul Daniels to Derren Brown and Juan Tamariz to Penn and Teller – and I’ve been fortunate to work with him on a couple of his projects too!” Jeff McBride, international award winning magician.