World Renowned Card Magician & Subject of the Award-Winning Film, Dealt
The world’s greatest card magician of all time, Richard Turner has mesmerized millions and left celebrities such as Brad Pitt, Colin Powell, and Muhammad Ali awestruck. What makes Turner’s feats of magic and sleight of hand even more astounding is that he is completely blind. His remarkable life story of overcoming adversity to rise above sighted “card mechanics” is the subject of the award-winning documentary, Dealt and under development to become a major Hollywood film. Dubbed “one of the finest sleight-of-hand artists who has ever lived,” by none other than master magician Penn Jillette of Penn & Teller, Turner blends pearls of wisdom on overcoming seemingly insurmountable obstacles with the most enthralling card performances you will ever experience. Read More >
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World-renowned card magician Richard Turner not only talks about achieving the impossible, he demonstrates it with his legendary sleight of hand. Performing feats with a deck of cards that would be impressive for a sighted magician, Turner—who has been completely blind since childhood—leaves audiences awestruck. All the while, he weaves in his philosophy (D.E.A.L.T.: Dreams. Excellence. Analysis. Loyalty. Tenacity.) and tales from his inspirational life and “outlandish times.” These include being summoned to perform by Muhammad Ali, wowing Brad Pitt, earning a sixth-degree black belt and shark hunting. By refusing to accept limitations in everything he does, Turner inspires audiences to do the same. From Fortune 500 events to a tour of China and an acclaimed documentary about his life, his unique combination of magic and motivation leave audiences inspired, entertained and ready to take on the impossible.
"It’s hard to express in words the impact that your inspirational talk at MIT had on the audience of students, faculty, neighbors, colleagues, families, and on me personally. Of course your demonstrated skill with cards was awesome and fully expected. The much more important and long-lasting impact is your message: 'Winning with the Cards You’re Dealt.”. That message and the way in which you delivered it will be remembered for a lifetime by all who attended.”
"Richard delivered an amazing experience, weaving together his mind-bending card skills and his inspirational messages of perseverance. We were all humbled and motivated by his presentation."
“Having seen countless numbers of card experts execute for over eighty years, I consider Richard Turner to be by far the most skillful!”
“I can describe his work in one word: PHENOMENAL. I have seen hundreds of card men, but Richard is light years ahead. If you want to be amazed, hire him!”
"Richard Turner is the greatest card mechanic of all times!"
“People repeatedly say it is the most astounding act of sheer skill they have ever witnessed.”
"Turner's life story is too incredible for fiction."