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Magician from Indy, ‘Johnny Magic’ performs on ‘Penn and Teller: Fool Us’

Central Indiana magician to appear on “Penn & Teller”

Randall Newsome | All In - News 8 at 4 p.m.

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — City native and magician Jon “Johnny Magic” Mobley is showing off his talents on “Penn & Teller: Fool Us.”

Magicians on the CW show (that airs on WISH-TV in Indianapolis) try to stump the legendary duo with some never-before-seen tricks, and Mobley gave it a shot.

Mobley said he has entertained audiences across the Midwest for 25 years, starting when he was a child.

“I loved the amazing feeling I had after watching a magician when I was 8 years old,” he said.

He said he has performed in Hawaii, Mexico and Japan.

On the show, he said, he is showcasing his skills against some of the best magicians in the world.

On the premier of “All IN” on WISH-TV on Monday, Mobley showed News 8’s Randall Newsome what he’s capable of.

During his career, Mobley said he has impressed big-time athletes including New Orleans Saints auarterback Drew Brees and “Good Morning America” co-host ad former NFL star Michael Strahan.

“Johnny Magic” was to appear on the Penn & Teller show at 8 p.m. Monday (Aug. 26.) Mobley was to have a watch party at Main Event in Indianapolis, where he will also be performing.

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INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – A good 20° swing Wednesday morning with temperatures in the lower to mid 20s this morning with feel-like temperatures in the teens. it will be a clear start then brighter heading through the rest of the morning and the afternoon! Sunshine won’t help us out too much in terms of temperatures today. Daytime highs should warm to the upper 30s. Wednesday night will be a cold one with lows in the lower 20s with a partly cloudy sky.

Thursday will be another cold one with highs struggling to reach 30°. It’ll still be a bright one with a mostly to partly sunny sky. A slow warming trend will start Friday with highs warming to the upper 30s with a mixture of sun and clouds.

This weekend will be split with a chance of showers arriving late in the day Sunday. Highs will continue to warm to the mid-40s Saturday with a partly sunny sky. Clouds return Sunday with showers later in the evening and overnight. Rain will continue through Monday. Tuesday looks to be a dry day for now then showers should return by midweek with highs in the mid 40s.

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