The Magicians (2015–2020)
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Unauthorized Magic 

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A smart, geeky and socially awkward young man is amazed to realize that the Magic he's so passionate about is actually real, when he's unexpectedly invited to attend a college of magic in New York.

Director:

Mike Cahill

Writers:

Sera Gamble (created for television by), John McNamara (created for television by) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Jason Ralph ... Quentin Coldwater
Stella Maeve ... Julia Wicker
Olivia Taylor Dudley ... Alice Quinn
Hale Appleman ... Eliot Waugh
Arjun Gupta ... William 'Penny' Adiyodi
Summer Bishil ... Margo Hanson
Jade Tailor ... Kady Orloff-Diaz
Rick Worthy ... Henry Fogg
David Call ... Pete
Michael Cassidy ... James
Wayne Pére ... Professor Van Der Weghe (as Wayne Péré)
Laura Fraser ... Female Professor
Tembi Locke ... Jennifer London
Esmé Bianco ... Eliza
Rose Liston ... Jane Chatwin
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Storyline

A seemingly depressed man is ready for graduate school, and things start to make sense to him when he is accepted into a college for future magicians. The world of fantasy that he has loved so much growing up becomes a reality. His best friend is not so lucky, and she gets involved with a not so prestigious group of magicians. Written by Steven Shelton

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Genres:

Drama | Fantasy | Mystery

Certificate:

TV-14

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Goofs

Julia makes a long curved scratch on her arm. When we see her next, her arm has a shorter and straighter scar. See more »

Quotes

Julia Wicker: I can't just go to Yale if I know this place exists.
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The Limousines
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Performed by Haunted
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The Magicians pilot review
16 February 2021 | by jackDee-56565See all my reviews

I freally liked the introduction of Fillory and their magical world, I like the more mature and adult portrayal of a fantasy show, I felt the actors get really well as did the writers, the pilot is slow but I believe that was the intention to grab you and make you interested in checking more of it out, I think thre characters are a bit unlikable and problematic but again I am sure the writers done it on purpose


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Country:

USA | Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 December 2015 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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