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Magic with the Stars was an American TV magic special that first aired on 17 January 1982.

The show was hosted by Orson Welles, and featured a mix of performances by professional magicians (including Welles) and by celebrities acting as magician or assistant in a variety of illusions.


  • Erik Estrada
  • Peter Guillaume
  • Kate Jackson
  • Cheryl Ladd
  • David Copperfield
  • Cindy Williams
  • Linda Evans
  • Norm Neilsen
  • Fantasy Factory
  • Norman Fell
  • Scott Baio
  • Cathy St. George
  • Loni Anderson
  • Vincent Price
  • Dom Deluise
  • Orson Welles


  • The show was recorded in front of a live studio audience, which included both President Ronald Reagan and Vice-President George Bush, together with First Lady Nancy Reagan and Barbara Bush.