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LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – January 28, 2013 — Amazing Johnathan, who holds the record as the longest-running comic magician in Las Vegas history, has engaged the VEGAS VIDEO NETWORK to produce and distribute his new Web TV show and podcast, “Burn Unit”.
Burn Unit will feature interviews with his friends in the local entertainment community and many of the celebrities who find themselves in Las Vegas. Amazing Johnathan will also teach the show’s viewers his favorite pranks, practical jokes and magic effects that can be used in everyday life.
“Burn Unit is going to be a show unlike anything seen before. To make it great, I wanted to work with a company who understood what it takes to produce a high-quality show that I and my fans would be proud of”, said Amazing Johnathan, “With the Vegas Video Network, I’ve found what I believe to be the most experienced and professional online production firm in Las Vegas. Get ready world, this is going to be crazy!”
As with all VEGAS VIDEO NETWORK programming, Burn Unit will broadcast live and feature live chat questions from an online audience. The show will also be available as audio- and video-on-demand on the network’s website (http://VegasVideoNetwork.com), the Burn Unit website (http://BurnUnit.tv) and through a variety of syndication partners.
“When I moved to Las Vegas in 2005, the first show I insisted on seeing was The Amazing Johnathan at the Sahara,” said Scott Whitney, founder of the VEGAS VIDEO NETWORK, “As a long-time fan, I am very excited about producing a show which will deliver a weekly dose of Amazing Johnathan-inspired insanity to a worldwide audience.”
Burn Unit begins broadcasting every-other week LIVE on WEDNESDAY, January 30, 2013. It is NOT suitable for anybody under 16 years of age.
Show: Burn Unit
Day/Time: Live every other Wednesday, 9:00PM Pacific
Live Broadcast URL: http://VegasVideoNetwork.com/LIVE
Show URL: http://www.vegasvideonetwork.com/our-shows/burn-unit/
Burn Unit website: http://BurnUnit.tv
Show email: BurnUnit@VegasVideoNetwork.com
About the VEGAS VIDEO NETWORK, LLC
The VEGAS VIDEO NETWORK® is the first and only LIVE, online broadcasting network that specializes in insider news and expert views from Las Vegas locals to our neighbors and the world. We develop and produce all-original programming that is predicated on input and participation from our fan base. We are especially close to our worldwide audience because we focus on two key principles — approachability and authenticity. The VEGAS VIDEO NETWORK is a YouTube Partner, available on iTunes, Blip.tv, Livestream, Facebook, Twitter and Roku, and can be heard on AM 1400 KSHP. The network is owned and operated by PodWorx, Inc., an Internet broadcasting company that specializes in podcasts, Web TV, and live streaming video productions.
About Amazing Johnathan
Amazing Johnathan has been touted by Rolling Stone magazine as “one of the top road comics working today” and the New York Times has claimed, “the faces of the audience said it all…unbelievable!” Amazing Johnathan has been recognized by the Las Vegas Review-Journal‘s “Best of Las Vegas” awards with “Best Show” and “Best Comedian” and readers of Las Vegas Weekly voted him “Best Local Villain” two years in a row. Amazing Johnathan is also a three-time winner of the International Magic Award for “Best Comedy Magician” and was awarded the title “Entertainer of the Year” by Las Vegas Magazine.