Tuesday, March 10, 2009 at 09:00PM
Dodd Vickers in magician

No, it isn't the Oscars. Neil Patrick Harris, host and co-producer of the most recent Academy of Magical Arts banquet, has worked his own type of magic on what was once a magic insider's event and added a bit of star power. The New York Post's Pop Wrap blog has even taken notice by promoting NPH's efforts and the appearance of Christina Hendricks and Zachary Quinto at the Hollywood event. "While I've always been a fan of magic, specifically slight of hand, I have never been as driven to learn the craft as I am today. Three of my favorite actors on TV -- Neil Patrick Harris, Christina Hendricks, Zachary Quinto -- all attended the 41st Annual Academy of Magical Arts Awards over the weekend. So consider this the day that I buy my very first top hat and rabbit. Not for magic necessarily, I just love bunnies in formal wear."

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