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The Magician : Synopsis, Pictures, Photos, Trivia, Filming Locations

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The Magician

The Magician Dates : 1973 - 1974
22 episodes of 50 min
First broadcasting : 27 juillet 1975
Creator(s) : Jack Arnold
Producer(s) : Bill Bixby
Music :
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Synopsis

Anthony Blake is a very compassionate and wealthy magician, who uses his talents as an illusionist and escape artist to help people in trouble. Max Pomeroy, a friend who is a syndicated columnist, describes him as "One of the few individuals in this age of numbness, who can still regard the suffering of a fellow human being as his own." He is motivated to help because he had been falsely imprisoned in South America for espionage.

The Actors

Bill Bixby - Anthony Blake

Bill Bixby


(Anthony Blake)

Photos

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Trivia

Bill Bixby actually learned how to do the magic tricks for this role, so there was no trick photography used at all.

License number on his Corvette was "SPIRIT".

In the X-Files, when Samantha Mulder is kidnapped in 1973 The Magician was playing on the Mulder's TV set.

Filming

Filming locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA (The Magic Castle, interior scenes)

Authors of the card

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