During our final Talk Magic of the week, a very special guest joined Craig Petty for an exclusive interview. Introducing Lance Corporal Richard Jones, the only magician to ever win Britain's Got Talent. He broke down his career in magic, starting with how he went from serving in the Army to a hugely successful TV magician that performs all over the world.
Talk Magic With Richard Jones | Talks Balancing Army & Magic Life, Winning BGT, TV Magic & More
Richard Jones is a World-Class Celebrity Magician who can be seen entertaining at Corporate Events, Royal Parties and in Theatres regularly all around the world. He has had Sold Out UK Tours, Headlined the West End and is one of the most highly viewed entertainers on TV globally.
As well as being a leading TV Magician, he is also the UK’s most in demand Corporate Entertainer and an Ambassador of The British Army. Richard combines his experiences and training built up over 10 years in Her Majesty’s Forces with cutting edge Magic and illusion. He has recently returned from a tour of Afghanistan where he spent time lifting morale entertaining our troops in Kabul.
Richard has been awarded the status of ‘Member of The Inner Magic Circle’ with Gold Star, the most prestigious honour among magicians. Richard talks about his desire to be a TV Magician and the plan he devised in order to make that happen. In this exciting interview, Richard talks about BGT in great detail, including the entire process.
If you have any interest in auditioning for a talent competition this advice alone is a masterclass. You can watch the full episode on Magic TV below or tune into The Talk Magic Podcast in a few days time. Let us know what you think.