Ricky Jay

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Ricky Jay
Ricky Jay by David Shankbone.jpg
Jay in April 2008
Born Richard Jay Potash
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Occupation Magician, actor, author
Spouse(s) Chrisann Verges

Richard Jay Potash (born 1948) is an American stage magician, actor, and writer. He is known for his card tricks, card throwing, memory feats, and stage patter. He acted in many movies including Boogie Nights, The Prestige, Heist, and Magnolia.

Jay was born in 1948 in Brooklyn, New York to a Jewish family.[1] He is married to Chrisann Verges.

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