SHIN LIM IS AMAZING
Shin Lim is fast becoming the Gold Standard for television magic. His short powerful routines are masterpieces of choreographed trickery. Shin has wonderful sleight of hand skills and together with perfect timing he has got the attention of Millions. His latest appearance on AGT is truly Astounding!
WHO IS SHIN LIM
Shin Lim is raised in Singapore but born in Vancouver, Canada. Shin Lim is an artist, magician, producer and creator of illusions. He is the FISM World Champion of Magic Champion for Close up Magic 2015.
The numbers speak for themselves: his videos have been viewed nearly 17.5 million times. It has rehabilitated what the English call "sleight of hand", manipulation pushed to the extreme and to perfection. To capture a wide audience, this multi-talented illusionist uses new media, music and card tricks he also uses simple and very refined effects, but nevertheless fascinating.
FAMILY AND PERSONAL LIFE
In the year 2017, Shin Lim got engaged to her fiancé Casey Kathleen after dating her for 6 month. The ceremony was a low key one with just close friends and family of both Shin and Casey invited for the celebration.
Shin was born in Vancouver, Canada, and moved to Singapore with his parents when he was 6 years of age, then they later returned to the United States when he was 11 years of age, more specifically to Massachusetts, where he currently lives. At age 16, it was Shin's brother who got Shin Lim interested in hand magic by showing him a simple card trick called "Slip Force". Driven by curiosity, he discovers the trick on the famous video site and spends hours in front of his screen practicing tricks of cards. He takes the best on the web to create his own universe.
His stage name, Shin Lim, is a derivative of his birth name which translates roughly to “sought-after excellence ". His pursuit of refinement and his sense of choreography, combined with extreme refinement in his movements have definitively imposed this conjurer on the world stage. Currently, Shin career and personal life has been a delightful.
BODY MEASUREMENTS AND LIFESTYLE
The Korean ethic magician Shin Lim is tall man with a height of 5 feet 10 inches and looks astonishing with his well-managed hair. Shin Lim is charming when it comes to his outfits in suit, casual cloth or any kind athletic wear. Not only his Shin handsome and good looking but also has a masculine physique with bulging biceps and defined abs.
Shin likes travelling and going on trips when he doesn’t have magic show to attend. With his busy schedule, he spends most his time visiting waterfalls and natural beauty.
Shin Lim has been one of the few magicians who have managed to cheat Penn and Teller on his "Fool Us" television show, and his YouTube channel has gone on to have more than six million visits in less than a month. He is greatly influenced by music; he does not speak during his performances on stage, to make his manipulations even more captivating.
However, his path has not been easy, leaving him to make difficult decisions and since he assumed 7 years ago that he would dedicate himself to magic, his videos on social networks have become viral, and the great recognition came when he was awarded the World Champion in Cartomagie at the XXVI FISM 2015 - Rimini, Italy, along with Horret Wu, and a week later he won first Audience Award at the Convention of the International Brotherhood of Magicians.
Shin Lim ended up earning the respect of the entire magical community when he was featured on the popular TV show "Fool Us" by the famous presenter Penn and Teller. He managed to leave them "dumbfounded", and after the show the Internet began to "boil" with comments in favor of the young magician.
Ironically, after the Paris attacks of November 2015, Shin Lim decided to pay a tribute to the victims by publishing a magic trick that he named "Pray for Paris" on his channel. The extremely touching and poetic video has been seen more than a million times around the world and has contributed to its worldwide success.
Shin has set new standards in card magic by elevating art to a level never seen since Cardini. Shin's passion for music, film and magic has made him an unstoppable force. To see him work is to see an artist who understands the art of storytelling with only one deck and without the need to talk, with music coordinated to perfection, is capable of creating impression and amazement. Shin is now famous around the world, with his own tricks like (Gone Deck, The Dream Act, SSS and among others) and young talents like Takumi Takahashi and Simon Black.
- He study magic by watching YouTube video and he was taught a card trick called "Slip Force".
- He was among those that were short listed to take part in the season 13 of America Got Talent which was premiere on May 2018 on NBC.
- He won the 2015 champion award of FISM.
NET WORTH AND SALARY 2018
Shin Lim is world known magician. With Shin performers all over the world we can assume that he accumulate a lot of riches through his career as a magician. Currently, Shin is yet to disclose his net worth. So, no information on his net worth and salary as a magician but we are made to understand that he won a prize of One Million Dollars as a winner of World FISM Champion.
Of course now in 2019 and with many more Specials that Shin will appear in, his net worth will skyrocket!
A HOPE FOR THE MAGIC OF TOMORROW
Shin Lim is no stranger to the world of magic and illusion. Before taking part in "American's Got Talent", launched in 2006 presented by Tyra Banks, he competed in the 2015 FISM World Champion Magic Championship for Close up Magic, from which he emerged as the winner. His videos have already been viewed and shared nearly 17.5 million times on the web.
Self-taught, Shin Lim is a hope for the illusionism of tomorrow. He taught himself by watching tutorials on YouTube, before developing his own style. Perfectionist, he seeks excellence and works a lot with cards by imposing his signature. He chose not to speak in his performances, to better captivate his audience, but he uses music to punctuate and energize his magic tricks.