Tel Aviv, Israel
|Residence||Fort Lauderdale, Florida|
|Occupation||CEO: Master of the Mind|
Guy Bavli (born 1971 in Tel Aviv, Israel) is a mentalist, illusionist, and lecturer. He appeared on the television series Phenomenon in 2007. He owns the entertainment company "Master of the Mind", based in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
Bavli served in the Israel Defense Forces for three years. During this time, he developed a mind reading act and became a member of the Israeli Air Force Performing Group as an actor and singer.
Bavli gives lectures and demonstrations in different countries. His main focus is to encourage and challenge would-be mentalists to hone their craft.
- Jonathan, Margolis (1999-10-25). Uri Geller: Magician or Mystic? (First ed.). Welcome Rain Publishers;. ISBN 1-56649-025-1. Retrieved 2011-01-17. "Bavli, who at the age of 28 often plays Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas"
- Hey, Graham (January 2010). "Guy Bavli Still Flying High". magicseen - the magic magazine for magicians & mentalists 5 (30): 34–41. ISBN [[Special:BookSources/9771748621024|9771748621024 [[Category:Articles with invalid ISBNs]]]] Check
|isbn=value (help). "He's performed in more than 55 countires, headlined in over 1200 shows at Caesar's Palace Las Vegas and has performed on TV too many time to mention"
- Browning, Craig. "Roni Who?". Visions, The Online Journal of the Art of Magic. Retrieved March 16, 2012. "Roni's influence as a mentor and guide would bring into the world a few other names of note such as Guy Bavli"
- "Israel's new utensil-bender touts powers of the sixth sense | j. the Jewish news weekly of Northern California". Jweekly.com. 2005-01-07. Retrieved 2011-01-17.
- Randi, James (January 4, 2008). "A SIMPLIFIED ART". SWIFT January 4, 2008. James Randi Educational Foundation. Retrieved March 23, 2012. "The state of the art of spoon-bending – so beautifully demonstrated by our buddy Banachek and by Israeli magician Guy Bavli, among others – has progressed far beyond what Uri Geller first showed the media back in the 1970s."
- Jicha, Tom (February 1, 2009). "Magic man - Heart-stopping MyNetwork series puts Davie illusionist on YouTube. That's some trick.". South Florida Sun-Sentinel. Retrieved April 12, 2012. "Although Bavli, 37, is well-known to television audiences in South America, Europe and his native Israel, American TV is the big room, where you roll out your best material."
- Rocchio, Christopher (November 10, 2007). "NBC reveals the identities of 'Phenomenon' contestants and host". Reality TV World. Retrieved April 12, 2012. "NBC has revealed the identities of the 10 contestants competing on Phenomenon, a new reality series ..."
- Bowling, David. "Master of the mind". Miamilifemagazine.com. Retrieved 2012-04-15.
- "Phenomenon TV Show, Series - Contestant Bio - Actor Online Biography – NBC Official Site" (Press release). Nbc.com. 2010-07-19. Retrieved 2010-10-10.
- Singer, M. (1987). "Tannen's Magic Camp". Grand Street 6 (2): 167–175. doi:10.2307/25006969. ISSN 0734-5496. "Guy Bavli is an exception. The judges share my opinion that it's a nice idea to award a prize to Guy Bavli, in part because he has such striking personal appearance"
- "Israel Center. Retrieved: 2010-10-20" (Press release). Israelcentersf.org. Retrieved 2011-01-17. "Guy Bavli has appeared at the world's most famous entertainment venues, including Ceasar's [sic] Palace in Las Vegas, Carnegie Hall in NY"
- Marr, Madeleine (2009). [dead link] "Mind over matter is name of his game". Miami Herald (Davie, Florida). Retrieved April 12, 2012. "The Tel Aviv native, 37, whose act includes drinking hydrochloric acid, will stop his heart and "die for your pleasure" on Monday's show."
- "I Like to Watch - I Like to Watch". Salon.com. 2007-11-04. Retrieved 2011-01-17. "After a few minutes, Guy's pulse slowed until he was slumping in his chair, and then there was a flat line on the heart monitor."
- "Guy Bavli Lecture Review". Australianinstituteofmagic.org. 2008-11-26. Retrieved 2010-10-10. "I headed out on a spoon bending adventure to the Bells Hotel in South Melbourne to see the Guy Bavli Lecture"
- "Biography" (Press release). Guy Bavli. Retrieved 2011-02-06. "In 2002 Bavli moved to live in the USA"