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The Celebrity Magician™, Quite simply: Magic for the industry.

From the Tony Awards, Drama Desk Awards & Emmy-awards-- Matt tends to be there.

Matt Wayne is an American magician, producer and television personality best known for his work and skill as a performer of close-up magic. Wayne has lent his likeness to numerous  campaigns and charities, the...Read More.

The Celebrity Magician™, Quite simply: Magic for the industry.

From the Tony Awards, Drama Desk Awards & Emmy-awards-- Matt tends to be there.

Matt Wayne is an American magician, producer and television personality best known for his work and skill as a performer of close-up magic. Wayne has lent his likeness to numerous  campaigns and charities, the latest being the Be-The-Link  photo campaign, where he was chosen as one of 250 media  figures to raise awareness for HIV/AIDS. 
 Matt is also incredibly supportive of animals and has lent his  voice to helping such organizations as: Bideawee, North Shore  Animal League, Last Chance for Animals and BARC. 

   Matt Wayne / P hoto: Ann Watt

Matt continues to be involved in the ever-expanding arena of online and app content. He is the spokesperson for TouchTricks.com, the creator's of the world’s first 'virtual magic kits' on the iPhone platform. In September of 2010, Matt helped YouTube launch their new Live Stream feature where his segment was voted the #1 show to tune in to by Gizmodo.com. Matt is also the magician that helped launch the famed Howcast, How-To magic series, which has garnered over 1MM viewers since its launch in 2009. 
 
Since 2008, Matt has been the producer behind Emmy-award winner Ted Greenberg’s (Late Night with David Letterman) Off-Broadway show, “The Complete Performer”, a paradoxical comedy on magic that continues to play at the SoHo Playhouse Theatre in New York City. Matt himself can currently be seen on the new series, Doggie Moms which premiered on February 16th, 2011, and plays on Wednesdays at 9:30PM EST on the NYC-Life Network. He was also previously seen on the series Wingman, which aired on the Fine Living Network.   
Matt is also a partner at ForTalent.com, the social network for the Arts & Entertainment industry. Matt continues to entertain at award shows, galas & charitable fundraisers on the international level.


Emmy-Award Winner Ted Greenberg (David Letterman), Producer Matt Wayne & "The Mascot"
Official Show Website

He tweets daily: @RealMattWayne , feel free to say, "Hello!"







To contact Matt, please e-mail:
Info@CelebrityMagician.com

  • Location: New York City, NY
  • Interested In: Performing, Connecting to Other Performers
  • Category: Film / Theater / TV

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March 2nd, 2011 Comments

Q&A with Emmy-award winner Ted Greenberg from David Letterman

  Have a question about comedy writing or about what it's like to work on a late-night television show?  Ask it, and get a response from Emmy-award winning comedy writer, Ted Greenberg; formerly with Late Night with David Letterman!  All questions must be received by March 11, 2011 .  Comment...


January 12th, 2011 Comments

CharityBuzz.com auction / Win a luncheon with me & Richard Pryor Jr.

   (L-R: Matt Wayne, Richard Pryor Jr.)   Hello Everyone on ForTalent!   I wanted to let you know about a charitable project I'm working on with my friend, Richard Pryor Jr .  We're donating a luncheon at the wonderful Joe Allen's Restaurant in New York City, and CharityBuzz.com is...


December 15th, 2010 Comments

Surround Yourself with Greatness

  Surround yourself with greatness.  It's one of the biggest keys to your success in the industry, 2nd to having talent.  But since you're all here on For Talent you obviously have the latter, so bravo; let's talk about how to Surround Yourself with Greatness and what it means to really...


November 26th, 2010 Comments

Managers & Agents 101

Taking a look at the ForTalent.com poll, I notice that 42% of the 77 members that have taken the poll are curious about 'How to get an agent or manager'.  I'm almost 99.9% positive that the overall census and thought on most of your minds is how to get representation.  Well, I thought to hit on this topic for my first blog posting...


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