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James Michael, aka :The Redneck Magician”, is known for his bold, energetic, and comical stage persona. He wows his audience with cutting edge magic, all while making them laugh non-stop.
James began his career over 20 years ago at the young age of 20, working on cruise ships. Within a few years, he had traveled the world three times performing his show. He went on to perform at comedy clubs, casinos, colleges, and USOs. Recently, James headlined a year long engagement with Motley Crue’s Vince Neil, performing in his venue at Circus Circus Hotel and Casino on the Las Vegas Strip. When he is not on stage, you can catch James performing in movies and television. He recently was in the movie “Stop Traffik” (2013) performing along side Stephen Baldwin, and had a
role in the popular television series “Pawn Stars” (The History Channel). In his spare time, James is also a MMA fighter, body builder, and tattoo artist. Recently, James has been writing, directing, and acting in videos for social media. Some of his videos have more than 20 million views.
IVN STUDIOS was responsible for developing James Michael’s character “The Red neck Magician”, created original branding concept and served as marketing consultant for Social Media outlets, including online videos that went viral, reaching over 45 million views. “The Redneck Magician” now performs at the LA Comedy Club at the Stratosphere on the Las Vegas Strip.