Edward Lai is a comedy magician from Kuching who participates actively in magic performances, ranging from close-up to stage performance. For him, magic is a way of communication, an intimate approach of storytelling. The ability to imitate and act since he was young has pretty much influenced the way on how he perform magic for his spectators.
He brought his talent further by involving himself in the art of magic in 2009 after inspired by one of his best friend's magic show.
His ability has won himself a solid recognition in Crown Square Amazing Christmas Magic Contest 2010 as a runner-up, Kuching Got Talent 2013 as the champion in other talent category, and finalist appearance in Young Malaysian Movement Sarawak (YMM) Talent Competition in 2015. His uniqueness of blending 'Phua Chu Kang' character and magic has successfully earned him the persona of Comedy Magician. Creating genuine reaction, fun, and lighthearted performance is his concept as a magician.