An English magician and TV presenter recognized for his magic shows on Channel 4 and Sky1.
He earned his bachelor's in theatre from the University of Hull in Scarborough.
He wrote the bestselling novel Tricks to Freak Out Your Friends. In it he teaches the every-day person how to crack one's own nose and how to take a bite out of a glass.
He was born in Middlesbrough, England.
He and soccer player Lewis Hawkins both grew up in Middlesbrough.