Ian McCoy


Mentalist / Mind Reader

(12 Reviews)5.0
Also Performs As: Close-up Magician, Wedding Magician
Country: United Kingdom
Based In: Wallasey, North West England
Performs: Worldwide
From: £300
World class magic and mentalism with a world wide reputation. Incredible feats leaving audiences baffled thrilled and totally entertained. It was the late Robin Williams described my magic and mentalism as "world class". Simply the best in the UK
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As a top magician with a world -wide reputation, I can provide world class magic and mindreading guaranteed to entertain, amuse and completely baffle. Check out my website at www.ianmccoy.com and at www.mccoysmiracles.com I have a world wide reputation and worked in the USA throughout the 90's and early noughties for corporations, Hollywood celebrities a US President (Clinton), Las Vegas Hotels, major sporting events private parties and on TV. I recently appeared on a TV show which airs world wide where host George Galloway called me "the best in the business......the Pavarotti of magic"
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Ian grew up in an Irish family on the Wirral in Merseyside. He was a precocious child and at the age of 10 began to study magic after his Great uncle showed him some tricks on a family holiday to Ireland. Around the same time he took up learning to play guitar. By the age of 14 he had put a family band together and began performing in venues around Liverpool and Merseyside. By the age of 16 - his band "The Real McCoy" were one of the top show bands in the Merseyside and North West region of England - they disbanded when Ian was 19.
Ian also had an interest in martial arts and began studyi ...

Reviews     (12 Reviews)

Ian McCoy - Mentalist / Mind Reader - Wallasey, North West England Event Location: Ormskirk Event Type: Medical Professional annual meet 23rd June 2023
Hello Ian, just to say thank you for such amazing close up and stand up presentations As I hope you know we loved it. You were brilliant. You are what you say that you are. With kind regards, Robin
Reviewed by: Robin Cootes
Ian McCoy - Wedding Magician - Wallasey, North West England Event Location: Barnsley Event Type: wedding 18th June 2022
Brilliant is the only word for it , my guests loved him from the kids to the grand parents and everyone in-between! Highly recommend! Thank you Ian for making our day that bit more special xx
Reviewed by: Michelle Oxley
Ian McCoy - Close-up Magician - Wallasey, North West England Event Location: Sale Rugby Club, Greater Manchester Event Type: 70th Birthday Party 6th June 2022
Massive thank you for sending Ian for my Dad's 70th. He was an absolute star and truly fascinating as he thoroughly entertained all the guests. He was also a really lovely guy and gave me a massive hug at the end as well as indulging me with some extra magic as the host of the party. He was brilliant - perfect entertainment!! Thank you so much." (written to Ian's Agent Funkytown Entertainments))
Reviewed by: Liv Stuart Cole


I also have a reputation in the magic world as renowned inventor and teacher of professional magicians. I do this through e books/video tutorials which have been downloaded around the world. I have also performed for President Clinton, Secretary of State Madeline Albright and US Consul General to Canada Frederick Smith. I don't include this in most of my publicity as I was asked not to over 20 years ago. I am also the only magician to perform for Captain and crew on the American Navy's Flagship - Aircraft carrier Carl Vincent. Since returning to the UK over 10 years ago I have performed at Ol ...

Previous Clients

Past Clients
Star Wars creator George Lucas Hollywood actor Martin Sheen
Lehman Brothers of New York Volvo Penta
Hilton Hotels Actor/Comedian Robin Williams
Sir Brian Mawhinney Chairman Football League Paris Hotel las Vegas
Millennium Stadium, Cardiff Cole and Cole
Mattson Technology The United States Navy
Caymus Vineyards Collabra Computer Software
Pac ...

Suitable for

Anniversary Party Awards Ceremony Bachelor / Stag Party Bachelorette / Hen Party Bar / Bat Mitzvah Birthday Party (Adult) Birthday Party (Teen) Casinos Charity / Fundraising Event Christening Christmas Party Club Party Cocktail Party / Drinks Reception Community Event Concerts / Tours Conference / Meeting Corporate Event Cruise Ships Dinner Party Engagement Party Festival / Outdoor Event Graduation Party Grand Opening Party Halloween Party Hanukkah Celebration High School Reunion HM Forces/Army/Navy/Military Event Holiday / Theme Parks Hotel Event Jewish Wedding New Year's Eve Party Nightclub Event Nursing / Care Home Event Private Party Product Launch / Promotion Prom Night Quinceañera / Sweet 16 Party Restaurant / Bar / Pub Event Retirement Party School Event Social Club Theaters / Stage Trade Show / Exhibitions University / College Event Virtual Event Wedding Cocktail/Drinks Reception Wedding Reception

Acting Experience

I had a lead role in the short movie Win Each Way by Jeffrey French. I played a guy who could do magic tricks! Whatsmore I had my own name!

Virtual Services Offer

Mccoy's Miracles

Interactive magic and mindreading show with the audience often creating the magic themselves. Amazing baffling and entertaining !

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