Hello from New York City! A place where many residents think they have seen it all.
Well if that’s true, then I’m not your typical New Yorker. I know I haven’t seen it all and I get excited when I see something or someone out of the ordinary.
Especially when that someone is pulling off a skill that at first glance seems easy, but then—on closer inspection—leaves me wondering, “how the hell does he do that?”
Rick Smith Jr. leaves me wondering exactly that. How the hell does he do what he does?
Meet Professional Card Thrower Rick Smith Jr.
Rick Smith Jr. is a master card thrower, entertainer, mentalist and illusionist.
A true “jack of all trades” performer, Rick Smith Jr. has amazed audiences around the world with his trademark card throwing and stage shows with feats of mentalism.
At the most basic level, he throws cards amazingly fast and with precision.
Rick Smith Jr. holds three Guinness World Records for throwing a playing card the furthest, the highest and most accurately! His impressive appearance on the popular YouTube channel, Dude Perfect, went viral hitting well over 90 million views—yes, that’s right, 90 million!
Check out Rick Smith Jr.’s appearance on Dude Perfect below.
His charming wit and infectious personality have brought him onto the national stages of The Tonight Show, The Ellen DeGeneres Show and America’s Got Talent.
But Wait. There’s More!
Rick Smith Jr. wows audiences by blending humor and magic into his card throwing stunts.
Armed with a marketing degree, Rick is able to infuse brand messaging and promotion into his performances allowing him to create memorable performances for event attendees.
Rick Smith Jr. amazed us all at Michael Cerbelli’s: The Hot List™ presentation in New Orleans with his dead-on, card throwing accuracy. He promised me, if I can ever throw a card further than him, he will give me $1,000! You better believe that I’m practicing!
I’ll leave you with one more awesome video of Rick Smith Jr. in action.
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