Gerry McCambridge has been amazing audiences for over 30 years. He took his love for magic, and mixed it with the observational skills he learned from his father, a New York City Detective, to create the character of “The Mentalist.”
Gerry took that character and became the creator, executive producer and star of the hit prime-time network television show "The Mentalist."
The TV show has been seen by millions of people in the United States, Canada, South Africa, Korea, The Middle East, New Zealand, India, Thailand, Australia, Denmark, The Netherlands, Malaysia and The United Kingdom.
In the 1980's Gerry was a headliner in Comedy Clubs across the country. He also specialized in entertaining at Fortune 500 corporate events and celebrity “A-List” parties.
Gerry appeared on countless radio and TV talk shows including "Late Night with David Letterman," "The Today Show," "Access Hollywood," “The Vegas Show,” “Soap Talk,” “Real Life” and "The Best Damn Sports Show Period."
In 2004 the Psychic Entertainers Association, an international organization of his peers, awarded Gerry for his “Outstanding Contributions to the Art of Mentalism.”
In the summer of 2004 Gerry performed his one man show to critical acclaim Off-Broadway in New York City.
In 2004 Gerry also made his acting debut in the movie "Mattie Fresno and the Holofulx Universe."
In 2005 the Psychic Entertainers Association again awarded Gerry. This time he received “Mentalist of the Year.”
In June of 2005 Gerry moved his one man show from New York City to Las Vegas where he currently headlines nightly in at the Planet Hollywood Casino.
In 2007 the Las Vegas Review Journal readers poll nominated him “Best Magician” in all Las Vegas.
In October 2007 Gerry starred in the reality television series “Phenomenon” with Criss Angel and Uri Geller.
On August 25th 2008, the International Magicians Society presented Gerry with the “Merlin Award” for “Mentalist of the Year”. Gerry was the first mentalist in history to receive the Merlin award since the organizations inception in 1968.
In 2009 he was voted one of the "Top 10 Absolutely Have To See" shows in Las Vegas by the Las Vegas Weekly Magazine.
Gerry's Las Vegas show is now in it's 4th year, with over 1,000 performances making him the longest running and most successful Mentalist show in Las Vegas history!
In December 2009 Gerry went on the road and was Barry Manilow's opening act on the "Manilow Holiday Tour."
Before Gerry moved to Las Vegas to headline in his own show, he spent 190 days a year traveling and entertaining folks at after dinner banquets for corporate and private groups and at celebrity A List parties. Even though Gerry has a full-time gig at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas, he can take time off for select private dates in and out of Las Vegas.
If your function has 25 guests or 2,500 guests, Gerry McCambridge "The Mentalist" is the answer to your entertainment needs.