Spellbinder Profile

walter king jr, The Spellbinder, black magician, african american magician, Chicago magician, magic show, coprorate entertainer, corporate magician
Chicago magician, African American Illusionist, The Spellbinder, black magician


excites and captivates audiences across
the country. Walter King, Jr., America’s premiere African American Illusionist – magician has entertained with stars like Jennifer Hudson, Whitney Houston and The Temptations just to name a few.

The Spellbinder is a native Chicagoan who has performed in every kind of event from corporate trade shows and colleges to the stages of the “Mirage” and the “Stratosphere” in Las Vegas. What makes The Spellbinder’s magic so unique is his vast experience and training in theater, film and special effects. His exceptional talent and imagination has afforded him to design illusions and special effects for a variety of corporate events, movies, conventions, special events, and theatrical productions. King is the only magician and illusionist to become a member the Illinois Arts Council’s Artstour, and was granted the IAC Fellowship Award for excellence in his craft.

THE MAGIC OF THE SPELLBINDER is charismatic and electrifying. His incorporation of theater, dance, music and comedy with illusions like transforming a woman into a live leopard or levitating a lady in mid-air, never fails to leave audiences SPELLBOUND!