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Franz Harary

Franz Harary was born on July 18, 1962 in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA. He is known for his work on 50 Greatest Magic Tricks (2002), The World's Greatest Magic (1994) and TVs 50 Greatest Magic Tricks (2011). He is married to Akiko. See full bio »

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Known For

The World's Greatest Magic
The World's Greatest Magic Himself - Space Shuttle vanish


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 1989 The Magic of David Copperfield XI: The Explosive Encounter (TV Movie) (additional illusion designer)
 1988 The Magic of David Copperfield 10: The Bermuda Triangle (TV Movie) (additional illusion designer)
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 2011 TVs 50 Greatest Magic Tricks (TV Movie documentary)
 2009 The 2009 World Magic Awards (TV Special)
 2007 The Royal Variety Performance 2007 (TV Movie)
 2004 Magic (TV Mini-Series documentary)
- Disappearances (2004) ... Himself
 2002 50 Greatest Magic Tricks (TV Movie documentary)
 2000 Masters of Illusion (TV Series)
 2000 Impossible Escapes (TV Movie)
 1994 The World's Greatest Magic (TV Special)
Himself - Space Shuttle vanish
 1989 The Best of Magic (TV Series)
- Episode #1.2 (1989) ... Himself

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5' 10" (1.78 m)

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He attended Eastern Michigan University on a music scholarship, and studied musical theater. He created illusions at University of Michigan halftime shows, including the Rose Bowl. He taped the shows, sent one to Michael Jackson, and was hired to create illusions for Jackson's Victory tour. He has also worked with Janet Jackson, Madonna, Usher, Paula Abdul, Cher, Alice Cooper, and Shania Twain. See more »

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