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Magic Johnson

Magic Johnson was born on August 14, 1959 in Lansing, Michigan, USA as Earvin Johnson. He is a producer and actor, known for Magic & Bird: A Courtship of Rivals (2010), The NBA on TNT (1988) and Michael Jordan: Air Time (1993). He has been married to Cookie Johnson since September 14, 1991. They have two children. See full bio »
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 2009 Obsessed (executive producer - as Earvin 'Magic' Johnson)
 2007 Dead Tone (executive producer - as Earvin 'Magic' Johnson)
 2004 Hair Show (executive producer)
 2004 Crossover (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 2004 Where There's a Will (TV Series) (executive producer)
 2003 Destiny's Child (Short) (executive producer - as Earvin 'Magic' Johnson)
 2002 Brown Sugar (executive producer - as Earvin 'Magic' Johnson)
 1999 Passing Glory (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1998 The Magic Hour (TV Series) (executive producer - 4 episodes)
- Episode dated 2 July 1998 (1998) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.5 (1998) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.2 (1998) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.1 (1998) ... (executive producer)
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Other Works:

(1980s) Series of TV commercials for Converse shoes. See more »

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3 Interviews | 14 Articles | 28 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Earvin 'Magic' Johnson' | Earvin 'Magic' Johnson Jr. | Earvin Johnson Jr. | Earvin 'Magic' Johnson | Earvin Magic Johnson | Earvin Johnson


6' 9" (2.06 m)

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I'm the one who started redevelopment in South Los Angeles, not Jan Perry. I did it. I love Jan. She's a good person, and she did a wonderful job with what she did downtown, but in L.A., South L.A., I'm the one. See more »


Holds NBA Finals single-game records for most points by a rookie with 42 on May 6, 1980 vs. Philadelphia; and most assists in one half with 14 on June 19, 1988 vs. Detroit. Shares NBA Finals single-game record for most assists in one quarter with 8 (he did in four times). Holds single-series playoff record for highest assists per game average with 17.0 in 1985. Shares single-game playoff records ... See more »


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