* Date : 2018-10-19
The latest inter-Korean summit in Pyongyang is said to have bring us one step closer to the denuclearization of North Korea. when B-cut photos from the summit event were released, a shot of CHOI Hyun-woo performing magic in front of the two first couples attracted much attention. CHOI was a member of special entourage to the three-day summit visit to Pyongyang and his magic performance on the first day did much to create a cordial ambience for the event.
As a magician, CHOI is an established figure not just in Korea about in the global magic world. A star magician with fans all around the world, he was the youngest person to be invited to the jury of the International Federation of Magic Societies (FISM). He is also known for promoting magic as a part of cultural exchange between the two Korea. INNERview meets CHOI Hyun-woo, the magician who mesmerized Pyongyang, to hear the story of his summit visit as well as his life as a magician.