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Ricky Jay Dead - Master Magician & 'Boogie Nights' Actor Dies at 72

Ricky Jay Dead - Master Magician & 'Boogie Nights' Actor Dies at 72

Ricky Jay has sadly passed away, according to his attorney.

The 72-year-old master magician died of natural causes on Saturday (November 24) in Los Angeles.

“I am sorry to share that my remarkable friend, teacher, collaborator and co-conspirator is gone,” his Deceptive Practices partner Michael Weber said in a statement.

His manager Winston Simone added, “He was one of a kind. We will never see the likes of him again.”

In addition to his skills as a magician, Ricky also acted in films and TV shows such as Boogie Nights, House of Games and Deadwood.

Our thoughts are with Ricky‘s family and friends during this difficult time.

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