About Jersey Jim




Jim appeared nation-wide in the feature film, "Couples Retreat," staring Vince Vaughn.  When Hollywood went looking for the best family magician in Los Angeles, Universal Studio and Vince Vaughn cast Jim!


Jim draws on his experience as a graduate of the prestigious UCLA film school and as a working screenwriter to create original and hilarious routines and theater shows that you will see from no other magician / comedian.  Jim also designs and builds his own one-of-a-kind equipment.


Jim is a pupil of the world-famous and famously funny British magician, Gazzo Osborne.  Jim is also co-author of Gazzo's book, "The Art of Krowd Keeping," a comprehensive study in audience management, which has been hailed as  a classic in the field.


Jim is full-time entertainer and writer, a published author, a member of the Writers Guild of America, holds two California teaching credentials, a BA in film production, and an MFA in screenwriting from UCLA film department.