J C Sum Asia Singapore Illusionist Magician Headline Entertainer

TV

Since 2006, J C Sum has been watched by 120 million of people on multiple TV networks and cable channels in Asia and Europe.

He has starred in various magic series, specials and worked with production companies and networks.

Besides being an on-air talent, J C is also available as a consultant & producer for TV & broadcast media magic-centric content.

He has produced over 4 hours of content for television, DVD and outdoor media. His experience includes pre-production planning, production and post-production.

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Some of J C’s television appearances/ projects include:

Le Plus Grand Cabaret Du Monde – France

J C made two appearances on the world-famous French television variety show where he performed illusions with ‘Magic Babe’ Ning. The long-running show features only the top artistes of various genres from across the world.

 

La Grand Magia – Italy

J C performed with ‘Magic Babe’ Ning on this special television event that featured world-class magicians from around the world.

 

3D TV Magic Special – Media Development Authority (Singapore)

J C designed magic & illusions for Singapore’s first ever 3D TV show commissioned by the Media Development Authority. The 60-minute special featured J C with ‘Magic Babe’ Ning presenting magic and exploring different locations in Singapore.

J C designed 14 major magic effects and illusions for the TV special including a Harley motorcycle appearance, a vanishing bus mega illusion, spike escape and a upside down burning rope straight jacket escape .

 

‘M for Magic’ – Sinema Media

J C acted as magic producer and designer for a 10-episode online TV series called “M for Magic”.

Designed by Sinema TV, the independent magic program features 14 young magicians and was presented by J C Sum & Magic Babe Ning, Fly Entertainment and Sinema TV.

 

Watch the rest of the episodes on YouTube at here.
 

‘The Amazing Race Asia’ – AXN Asia

J C with ‘Magic Babe’ Ning were a celebrity “route marker” for the season finale of “The Amazing Race Asia Season 4”. J C designed an escape illusion act as a challenge that all the contestants had to execute.

AXN Asia is available to more than 76 million households 24-hours daily throughout Asia in Taiwan, India, Hong Kong, Singapore, Thailand, Philippines, Japan, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Malaysia, Indonesia, Brunei, Cambodia, South Korea, Macau, Papua New Guinea, Nepal, Maldives, Mongolia and in hotels and VIP compounds in China.

 

‘Duel Mahakayra Magician’ – Indonesia

J C with ‘Magic Babe’ Ning represented Singapore as the only illusionists from Asia to be part of a magic TV special that featured Indonesian and international magicians. The TV show was the top rated show of the month and drew over 20 million viewers in the first “live” telecast.

 

‘EBuzz’ – AXN Asia

J C’s “The Impossible Record” world record act was featured in the popular weekly entertainment program that is aired on the AXN Asia network.

AXN Asia is available to more than 76 million households 24-hours daily throughout Asia in Taiwan, India, Hong Kong, Singapore, Thailand, Philippines, Japan, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Malaysia, Indonesia, Brunei, Cambodia, South Korea, Macau, Papua New Guinea, Nepal, Maldives, Mongolia and in hotels and VIP compounds in China.

 

‘Asia Uncut’ – Star World, Asia

J C with ‘Magic Babe’ Ning were the first magicians ever to appear on Asia Uncut. Previous guests have included movie stars, musicians and celebrities such as Brendan Fraser, Ethan Hawke, Maggie Q, James Blunt, JJ Lin, Brian McKnight and Motley Crue.

Asia Uncut aired on Asia’s largest regional network Star World that reached over 200 million viewers.

 

‘Magic in Motion’ – SPH MediaBoxOffice (Singapore)

Concept:Magic (J C’s magic production company) has produced 24 episodes of Street Magic & Illusion content. The original content presented by J C aired on Singapore Press Holdings’ MediaBoxOffice (SPHMBO) Motion Media Network located all over the country throughout 2007.

The electronic outdoor media network includes giant LED screens in the Central Business District, Heartland Centres as well as plasma TVs in major shopping malls.

 

Watch the rest of the episodes on YouTube at here.


Street Illusions – ‘Top Fun’, MediaCorp Studios, Singapore

J C worked with MediaCorp Studios Singapore and J-Team to develop 15-episode segments of ‘Street Illusions’ for the ‘Top Fun’ variety show on Channel 8. The dedicated anchor segment was created specifically for J C and showcases his unique style and illusions to the mass audience.

J C’s work includes designing the ‘Street Illusions’ in the show, scouting of locations, working with the writers of the show and providing magic direction for camera and post production.

The project is the first time in Singapore television history where program content has been created around a homegrown illusionist.

 

MTV Asia, Pop Inc South East Asia

J C taped an appearance for MTV Asia’s Pop Inc show that will broadcast via cable throughout the region. He performed his brand of Street Magic for MTV VJ’s May and Choy. He also performed a mass audience interactive piece for the viewers at home.


Channel Young, Shanghai Oriental Television, China

J C worked with Channel Young, Shanghai Oriental Television, China and presenting sponsor Suntory Ice Tea to develop 3-episode segments of ‘Street Magic’ content for a popular Chinese variety program.

The TV show was part of an integrated marketing campaign that include TV ads, road shows and other marketing tools.

J C’S work included designing the ‘Street Magic’ in the show, scouting of locations and providing magic direction for camera and post production.

 

‘Gotcha!’ Channel 5, MediaCorp Studios, Singapore

J C developed a series of magic-based gags for 5 episodes of a Candid Camera-style TV show. The sophisticated magic-based gags involved intricate set-ups and ploys to create unusual situations for ‘victims’.

J C’s work included designing and executing the magic gags providing the on-screen magic talent.

 

‘President’s Star Charity Show’ – MediaCorp Studios, Singapore

J C was part of a star-studded celebrity line-up for a charity show that raised S$2.83 mil for the beneficiaries.

As a featured highlight in the show, J C presented an original act that featured multiple illusions and a close-up illusion for the President of Singapore. Acts includes a magical appearance from a thin wall, levitating himself into the air, performing a personalized card effect for the President of Singapore and making a car magically appear!

 

World Class Illusion Shows

Shows

J C Sum offers one of the largest most exciting illusion shows in Asia and performs worldwide!

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Record-setting Mega Stunts

Mega Events

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