Matt Edmondson & Garry Parsons at Wimbledon BookFest

Matt Edmondson & Garry Parsons at Wimbledon BookFest
  • Wimbledon Book Festival, Baillie Gifford Big Tent
    Wimbledon Book Festival
    Baillie Gifford Big Tent ,
  • 14/10/2017 15:45 - 14/10/2017 16:45



Host of The Xtra Factor and Magic Circle member Matt Edmondson has joined forces with bestselling illustrator Garry Parsons to write The Greatest Magician in the World. See Matt perform jaw-dropping magic tricks before your very eyes! This is an absolute must-see event for all young magic fans. Prepare to be amazed!

Matt Edmondson is a broadcaster, writer, producer, board-game inventor and former professional magician who regularly performed at parties, weddings and corporate functions. He started his career as a presenter on CBBC over a decade ago and since then he has presented Channel 4’s flagship youth strand T4, hosted Fake Reaction and TVOD for ITV2, written and presented online series for both The Apprentice and The X Factor and is currently the host of a weekend show on BBC Radio 1. He was recently announced as the host of the The Xtra Factor - The X Factor spin-off show. Although no longer a performer of magic, Matt still has a huge interest in the field. He is a member of The Magic Circle, and regularly annoys his wife by trying to show her card tricks.