63336 Celebrity answers with Dynamo
A body popping street magician to the stars, Dynamo was given his name by David Blaine and has amazed the likes of hip hop stars Dizzee Rascal, Will Smith, Jazzy Jeff and, er, Prince Charles.
The only UK magician to rank in the top 4 magicians in the world, Dynamo took time out from spinning cards to answer a few questions.
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Q. Who is Dynamo?
A. Dynamo is the alter ego of a young magician from Bradford otherwise known as Steven Frayne.
Q. What's the meaning of life?
A. The meaning of life is to give life meaning.
Q. What's the best bargain you've ever bought?
A. I got a bootleg of my own dvd – it was only a fiver... Well worth it!
Q. What makes you smile?
A. Waking up in the morning.
Q. Where did you get the idea to combine hip-hop and body popping with magic?
A. The two came together naturally... I was always into hip-hop and used to dance back in Bradford so when i performed magic there was an obvious influence.
Q. What was it like performing backstage for snoop dog?
A. It took ages to see him so it was crazy to find myself in a room with him and around 5 other people... When i asked him to do a shout for my camera he just started rapping about me!
Q. What did growing up on Bradford's Delph Hill estate teach you?
A. How to run quick... But seriously it taught me to appreciate everything because there's always those who are less fortunate than you.
Q. Dizzee Rascal, Gwyneth Paltrow and Mike Skinner are all fans. Does it give you more pleasure performing in front of the rich and famous or regular people on the street?
A. I think my magic breaks down barriers and puts people on a level so whether it's celebs or a guy on the street it's their reaction that's important.
Q. How does having Crohn's disease affect your daily routine?
A. It affects my sleep so it can often be tiring and it gives me constant stomach pain - but I focus on my magic so it doesn't get on top of me.
Q. What was the best reaction you ever got to one of your tricks?
A. Someone passed out! Also, check out Will Smith's reaction on my myspace page www.myspace.com/dynamodynamo.