Joel Ward moved to Los Angeles from San Diego, where he put himself through college as a professional magician. In LA, Joel studied Improvisation at The Second City and debuted his sketch comedy show at UCB LA, "Simply Magic". Outside of TMI, he performs regularly as a comedian and magician and has been seen on many television shows including The Tonight Show, Comedy Central’s Tosh.0, and Penn & Teller’s ‘Fool Us’. He is a member of the Academy of Magical Arts (The Magic Castle) and performs there on a regular basis as well as consults as a magician for television and movies.