The Amazing Johnathan

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The Amazing Johnathan was born on September 9, 1958 in Detroit, Michigan, USA as John Edward Szeles. He is an actor and writer, known for Up All Night (1989), The Litch (2018) and The Weird Al Show (1997). See full bio »

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Known For

Up All Night Himself
The Litch The Amazing Johnathan
The Weird Al Show Uncle Johnathan
The Mad Men of Comedy Magic The Amazing Johnathan


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 2018 The Litch
The Amazing Johnathan
 2008 The Mad Men of Comedy Magic (TV Movie)
The Amazing Johnathan (as Johnathan Szeles)
 1997 The Weird Al Show (TV Series)
Uncle Johnathan
- The Obligatory Holiday Episode (1997) ... Uncle Johnathan
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(November 20, 1997 to January 4, 1998) He performed in the "FunFest," at the Public Theater in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Eddie Gilbert was artistic director.

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Alternate Names:

The Amazing Jonathan | Amazing Johnathan | Johnathan Szeles


6' 2" (1.88 m)

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Sometimes magic sounds like tape. See more »


Built a haunted attraction in Las Vegas at the Las Vegas Club Casino in 2012 called The Screamont Experiment. Now films a weekly pod casts interviewing entertainers from there. See more »


Frequent use of gore for comedy effect See more »


The Freddy Krueger of Comedy

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