He's the mind-reader who can't read minds!

Chris Cox



Chris Cox is the standout star of BBC Three's award-winning 'Killer Magic' and headlines the hit West End magic show 'Impossible.' He's a multi-award winning mind reader who can’t read minds. Not only that but according to The Guardian Newspaper he is ‘One of the most exciting entertainers in Britain.'

‘Stunning... leaves other magicians scratching their heads.' The Times
Chris has been seen by over 300,000 people worldwide and received rave reviews for his headlining role in the smash hit magic show ‘Impossible’ at the Noel Coward Theatre (London's West End 2015 & 2016, Inaugural Season at Dubai Opera & International tour) and in 'The Illusionists - Live From Broadway' (International Tour). He has a string of accolades under his belt including 5 sell out solo Edinburgh Fringe shows, 4 solo UK Tours, 2 extended sell out runs at the New Zealand International Comedy Festival, 2 Edinburgh Fringe Awards, a Best Comedy Show award, a heap of 5 star reviews and numerous TV and radio appearances.

‘Genuinely baffling… so very impressive’ ***** The Sunday Express
Chris Cox is a self-proclaimed mind reader who can’t read minds who is making a huge name for himself as a funny, confident and charismatic performer, full of energy, warmth and charm. Chris delivers incredible mind-reading stunts with a silly and mischievous sense of fun that leaves audiences astounded, amazed and thoroughly entertained. Using a mongrel hybrid mix of witty chit chat, magic, psychology, body language, influencing, devilish good looks… and lying, he will make you think that he knows what you’re thinking.

‘A truly talented performer, lovable, geeky & astonishingly impressive' ***** Time Out
As well as starring in 'Killer Magic' (BBC 3) he has recently been on your screens with One Direction reading their minds at the 'BBC Music Awards'. He's also appeared with Heston Blumenthal in 'Heston’s Recipe For Romance' (Channel 4); 'Now You See It' (BBC One), 'How Magic Changed TV' (Channel 5), 'The Secret Of Star Wars' (BBC iPlayer); 'The Mentalist Revealed' (Channel 5),  'Dick & Dom’s Funny Business' (BBC 2) and 'Little Howard’s Big Question' (BBC 1) not only that but he’s also part of a BAFTA nominated team as the man who brought magic to bbc.co.uk’s 'Merlin'.

Chris has performed at 'Shakespeare's The Globe';  'Latitude Festival' and the 'Reading & Leeds Festivals'. He's created magic for 'Dan & Phil's Amazing Tour Is Not On Fire' (London Palladium, Dolby Theatre LA, World Tour & YouTube Red); for Heston Blumenthal and 'The Fat Duck' where Chris is a creative consultant and was invited by Richard Branson to perform for Virgin Atlantic's inaugural flight to Cancun. He is also the writer and producer of Hugh Jackman's 'Wolverine The Musical'; 'The Matt Edmondson Show'; 'Dan & Phil's Guide To Happiness' and 'The Story Of Tim Minchin' all for BBC Radio 1. He continues to tour the multi 5 star, award winning show, 'Fatal Distraction' throughout the world. Other than writing for stage, TV and Radio he also writes for 'You & Your Wedding'; 'Cosmopolitan'; 'The Times'; 'The Independent'; 'Mr & Mrs Smith' and 'Virgin Atlantic'.

Ricky Gervais said Chris is, ‘Brilliant, he’ll blow your mind’ and he is never wrong. Other celebrity fans who have experienced Cox include Jonathan Ross, Dan & Phil, Richard Branson, Heston Blumenthal, The Saudi Royal Family, The Jordanian Royal Family, Charlotte Crosby, Matt Edmondson, Nick Grimshaw, Simon Cowell, David Walliams and Tim Minchin.

'Gobsmacking – this man’s comedy mindreading will perplex and amuse.’ Evening Standard
Despite all his live work, celebrity mind reader Chris Cox is also available to read minds and perform exclusively for your private event, party or product launch as an after dinner or keynote speaker; or for incredible and unique corporate entertainment. He has performed throughout the globe for a multitude of prestigious companies all of which have been left awe-struck and amazed by his talents. If you want to enquire about booking Chris for your event you can get in touch via the contact page and we'll tell you how he can make your event magical and unforgettable.

  • One of the most exciting entertainers in Britain... the hottest ticket in town. Breathtaking & brilliant.

    The Guardian


See Cox in action!

There's no better way to experience Cox than to do it live in front of an audience. Chris' critically acclaimed live performances have wowed over 250,000 worldwide. He is currently starring in the world tour of the smash hit West End show Impossible. You can also see him in The Illusionists - Direct From Broadway or his own multi award winning one man show, Fatal Distraction. During the festive season 2016/17 Chris got rave reviews for his starring role in the Pantomime Snow White. If you want to book Chris for corporate events and private functions in London or around the world please get in touch here.

Snow White

Where To Catch Cox

07/02/18 - 8:00pmThe IllusionistsGrand ArenaCape Town Buy Tickets More information
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  • Gobsmacking mentalism – this man’s comedy mindreading will perplex and amuse.

    Evening Standard


'One of the most exciting entertainers in Britain. Sure to be playing bigger stages here and abroad soon....The hottest ticket in town' The Guardian

'Genuinely baffling... very impressive' ***** Mark Shenton, The Sunday Express

'Loveably geeky, a truly talented performer with simply astonishing tricks. Astonishingly Impressive. Prepare to be amazed. He does tricks that would make Jesus proud. Very funny & remarkable' **** Time Out

'Stunning.... has other magicians scratching their heads.' The Times

'Gobsmacking mentalism - this man's comedy mindreading will perplex and amuse.' Evening Standard

'The show's stand out star, Cox is a genuine comic talent and even if he can’t actually read minds, he can definitely hold a 1000 seat auditorium.' WhatsOnStage

'Astonishing bits of magic...simply brilliant...this is an act well worth seeing' **** Paula Murray, The Express

'Astonishing feats of jiggery-pokery from "the mind-reader who can't read minds"; a kind of Derren Brown for the E4 generation, blessed with oodles of on-stage pep.' The Independent

'Mind Reading with a twist, it was breathtaking and brilliant.'  The Guardian on Fatal Distraction

'He's brilliant, he'll blow your mind!' Ricky Gervais

'Chris Cox is excellent. Go see him if you can' Jonathan Ross

'Get out of my head, you're incredible' Liam Payne, One Direction

'Extraordinary, forced me to reconsider my review star-rating policy, as five stars almost seems to miserly for this show...executed to perfection...stunning...so consistently astounding that the magical and remarkable became common place and customary...book your ticket immediately.' ***** ThreeWeeks on Fatal Distraction.

'Cox is so charming and disarming that in no time your disbelief is suspended and you are gasping in wonder at the deftness and elegance of his routines. The boy has enough energy to power the National Grid; How does he do it? He’s probably made a pact with Satan, but what the hell - this is top entertainment."' ***** Venue Magazine on Fatal Distraction

'Properly impressive...You'll be gobsmacked. Astonishing. His demonstrations are so remarkable you are left thinking he couldn't possibly have done them. You don't have to be able to see into the future to predict a good future for him. Astounding... great entertainment," Chortle

'Enough mystification to make for a fully entertaining hour - masterful skill and technique - We are clearly in the hands of a master technician - MUST SEE!' The Stage

'I had to cover my mouth to conceal the fact it was hanging open in a mix of shock and excitement...a bewildering talent...a world-class act...a magnificent experience for anyone" ***** Fringe Guru on Fatal Distraction

'A show that'll change the way you think about your life. A mesmerising performance. One of the best shows I've seen in years' **** The Edinburgh Evening News on Everything Happens For A Reason

Read more reviews about Chris in Impossible here.Back to top ^
  • Loveably geeky, a truly talented performer with simply astonishing tricks. Astonishingly Impressive. Prepare to be amazed. He does tricks that would make Jesus proud. Very funny & remarkable ****

    Time Out


  • Genuinely baffling… very impressive *****

    Sunday Express


  • He's brilliant. He'll blow your mind.

    Ricky Gervais



For all enquiries please contact:

Dana Malmstrom at Money Group. dana@moneygroupentertainment.com / 020 7287 7490 / www.moneymanagementuk.com / 42a Berwick St, Soho, London, W1F 8RZ.

If you're interested in booking Chris for a corporate event or private performance:

Contact Dana on the details above or check out this booking page for more info.

For Commercial & Acting Work please contact:

Gilbert & Payne / Telephone: 020 7734 7505 / ee@gilbertandpayne.com

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