|Born||April 20, 1971|
Jonathan Levit (born April 20, 1971) is an American magician, actor, television host and theatrical producer. He has appeared in movies and television series, and was the host of VH1's reality series, Celebracadabra. Levitalso performs frequently at the Magic Castle in Hollywood.
At the age of 3, Levit experienced life as a world traveler, moving with his family to Iran for several years. During those years, he would take in the culture from all over Europe and the world. At the age of 8, Levit was bitten by the performing bug. Levit happened upon some old magic tricks in the basement of his home, which belonged to his father. Jonathan first set foot on stage to perform his first magic act at the age of 12. That same year, Levit appeared on The Sally Jessy Raphael Show along with David Copperfield as a guest.
Producing grabbed Levit's interest while in college at Syracuse University in New York. Levit would produce a variety of sold out shows on and off campus during his academic career, casting many performers that have gone on to become forces of their own in the entertainment fields.
Upon moving to Los Angeles, Levit immediately dove into training at various acting studios. His first appearance on television came in the form of a starring role, opposite Ricky Jay, on The X-Files.
While at home in Los Angeles, Levit continues to work as an actor, television host and voice-over artist and is often a performer at the Magic Castle in Hollywood.
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