Jamie Raven is a famous magician who rose to fame on the hit talent show Britain’s Got Talent. A talented magician and entertainer, he has honed his craft over 12 years to create a spectacle ideal for all private, public and corporate events. An avid fan of magic, Jamie broke onto the scene in 2015 when he auditioned for a spot on the popular ITV talent show Britain’s Got Talent. His mind-blowing show impressed the judges with the famously cynical Simon Cowell exclaiming: 'I now actually believe in magic'. Jamie’s audition has been viewed a stunning 24 million times on YouTube and has garnered over 100 million shares on social media. Jamie finished the series as a runner-up and used this fame and fortune to carve out his place in the entertainment landscape.
Jamie headlined a show entitled ‘The Illusionist’ at The Shaftesbury Theatre. This show was well-received and went on to become the most successful limited engagement in the history of The Shaftesbury Theatre. On top of this, ‘The Illusionist’ became the most successful magic show ever in London’s West End. Shortly after this, Jamie took his one-man magic show on a tour of five countries. This saw Jamie play an incredible 58 shows across 49 different venues. The show was an absolute hit and has been listed again for a second run of shows across Europe in 2018. Outside of his one-man magic shows, Jamie has been involved in major broadcasts.
He has worked for BBC Sport at football grounds around the country performing magic stunts to accompany the Magic of the FA Cup. He was also invited to perform on the BBC’s Bruce’s Hall of Fame and invited to entertain aboard the inaugural Virgin Atlantic flight to Detroit alongside Sir Richard Branson. Jamie Raven’s success has seen him honoured by the esteemed Magic Circle. Dating back to the turn of the century, the Magic Circle is an institution and hallmark of talented magicians and illusionists. His show combines card tricks, mind reading, sleight of hand and manipulation to create an unforgettable experience. Jamie’s act is the last word in professionalism and entertainment and is perfect for entertaining audiences of all shapes and sizes.