Ben Hanlin

Ben has performed his fun, cheeky magic on stages all over the world!


Meet Ben Hanlin

Magician, trickster and star of ITV2’s award winning show, Tricked!

From YouTube sensation, to globe trotting celebrity magician.

In 2012 Ben was one of 4 magicians starring in Breaking Magic for the Discovery Channel. The show looked at the science behind magic and illusions, fusing the showmanship and mystery of street magic and the raw power of science. The series was filmed on the streets of London, New York and Warsaw and wowed audiences in 211 different territories worldwide when it showed on the Discovery Network. The second series of Breaking Magic, filmed in London and Europe aired globally from March 2014 with equal success!

About Ben

From YouTube sensation, to globe trotting celebrity magician

In September 2010 Ben began creating content for his YouTube channel, MagicBoyTV. It was these videos that caught the attention of a few TV execs across the UK. His show “Magic Boy Finds…” documented Ben chasing celebrities using Social Media channels such as Facebook and Twitter. These adventures saw him perform his fresh style of magic to celebrities such as; David Hasselhoff, Fearne Cotton, Michael McIntyre, Frank Skinner, John Bishop and many more.


Ben hails from Birmingham and over the last ten year​s​ has been performing his sleight of hand and stage magic at events all over the UK​ and the world​, having recently completed a tour of New Zealand with magic supergroup Band of Magicians. Ben has performed at all sorts of functions from close up intimate shows to large scale stage tricks and illusions. His warm, cheeky style makes him an instant hit wherever he performs!


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