NEW UPDATE: Wes created and stars in TruTV's new show Big Trick Energy along side Chris Ramsay, Eric Leclerc, and Alex Boyer. Premieres April 22 on TruTV.
Wes Barker is a magician & comedian who is all over TV and the internet. Best known for appearances on America’s Got Talent, MTV’s Greatest Party Stories Ever, Wizard Wars, Netflix, and The Comedy Network.
Most famously, Wes is known for his episode of CW’s hit show Penn & Teller: Fool Us. Where Wes became one of the few magicians to ever win on the show by fooling the legendary Penn & Teller. As if that’s not enough Wes also has a popular YouTube channel with more than 80 MILLION views and was awarded the Silver Play Button!
Wes Barker has performed around the world at corporate shows, comedy festivals, college campuses, comedy clubs, cruise ships, and theatres. He’s wowed audiences on every stage. In 2017 and 2019 COCA voted Wes Variety Performer of the Year, and then in 2018 he was voted Comedian of the Year. Watching Wes is watching someone in a league of their own. It truly is like watching stand-up comedy, but with amazing magic tricks and audience interaction. It’s basically awesomeness from start to finish!
“I want to see more of you” - Howard Stern
“I had a blast watching you!” - Michael Bublé
“Extremely funny” - Howie Mandel
“You fooled us!!” - Penn & Teller
“You’re hilarious!” - Martin Short
Who is Wes Barker?
Wes Barker is the funniest magician around! He has been on America’s Got Talent, Netflix, MTV, Wizard Wars, and most famously fooled Penn & Teller on their TV show Penn & Teller: Fool Us. Wes is also one of the most popular YouTube magicians, with over 160 000 YouTube subscribers and well over 70 million views on his channel!
Wes Barker has also won the a Performer of the Year award from the Canadian Organization of Campus Activities (COCA) for 3 years in a row, and been awarded the Silver Play Button from YouTube! Watching
Wes is like watching a hilarious stand-up comic that also happens to have mind-blowing magic tricks. He is a must-see act!
What does a Stunt Magician do?
"I do EVERYTHING. My goal is to keep everyone laughing.
Sometimes it’s with impressive physical feats or amazing sleight of hand, but normally it’s just random acts of showing off! One thing I know for sure-I guarantee that everyone has a fantastic time.”
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You know how every city has its own hometown celebrity? Well, Wes Barker has now made Vancouver his base of entertainment operations! Not to worry, though! If you’re from a different city, or a different country for that matter, Wes still has you covered. Colleges, companies, universities, casinos, and theaters from all corners of the globe have flown Wes in to perform at their events for a night they’ll never forget!
Corporate entertainer, college entertainer, magician, comedian, emcee. These may all sound like different hats, but there is one person who can wear them all. Wes Barker.
From Stage Shows for thousands, to Close-up Magic for five people, Wes will blow your mind, make you laugh, and make your event the success it’s meant to be. No matter where it is- in the world.