Chuck Jones

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Chuck Jones
BornAugust 18, 1942
Trenton, New Jersey

Chuck Jones is a magician, inventor, producer and creator of the Mismade Girl illusion.

Inspired and taught by the female magician Dell O'Dell at her Hollywood magic shop as a child, Jones was performing up to six birthday parties a weekend in high school. Some for Hollywood celebrities kids such as Judy Garland and Anthony Quinn. Jones acquired Dell O'Dell's magic collection after her passing.

After performing at a party for the writer of the Johnny Carson's Show, Jones was asked to appear in a TV skit with Carson.

He later went on to produce and appear in his own a daily, live cartoon show at KCOP in Hollywood.

His Mismade Girl illusion was featured by Orson Welles on the Jackie Gleason Show.[1]

In the 1970's, he created two different touring mall shows which appeared in the western states.

In the 1980's his firm, Chuck Jones Magic Enterprises, created magic productions for amusement parks, including Knott’s Berry Farm, Tweetsie Railroad, Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, and Dogpatch, USA.

Acting as a magic consultant and advisor, Jones has supplied magical effects for Drew Carey Show, Matlock, Family Ties, Burke's Law TV series, and several television commercials. [2]

Awards

Television Appearances

  • "World Magic Show" (Japan)
  • "Magic Palace" (syndicated)
  • "Celebrity Revue" (Canada).

References

  1. Genii 1969 May (cover)
  2. http://www.chuckjonesmagic.com/Biography.htm


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