Shin Lim is a Canadian-American magician who performs under the stage name Liang-Shun. After starting his career in magic, Lim began to tour worldwide, performing his magic tricks that included close-up demonstrations. After winning the 13th season of the hit show America’s Got Talent, his success was further amplified. Shin Lim’s net worth is estimated to be around $5 million by the year 2021.
|Full Name||Liang-Shun Lim|
|Birth Date||September 25, 1991|
|Birth Place||Vancouver, British Columbia|
|Net Worth||$5 million|
Shin’s parents were originally from Singapore, and he moved there after being born in Canada. After reaching 11 years old, he and his family moved to the United States. He was interested in learning to play the piano when he was a student at the regional high school. After graduating from Lee University with a double major in telecommunications and piano, Lim went on to work for a telecommunications company.
Shin Lim has dual citizenship because he was born in Canada and was raised in America. They met in 2015 when he was on tour, and after that, they became engaged. After four years of announcing their engagement, they decided to marry in 2019.
He became interested in magic tricks through his older brother, who was a magician. Yi showed him a card trick that he later watched on the internet. After this, he started to watch more and more videos on the internet. He started practicing different magic tricks and looked at magicians such as David Blaine, who were very impressive from the perspective of Shin Lim.
He was diagnosed with carpal tunnel syndrome, which causes carpal tunnel. Once he understood all the basics, he started to develop his own tricks and improved his skills. In 2012 he finished in the sixth position during the Fédération Internationale des Sociétés Magiques. He got exposure due to this not being the result he was expecting. An agent offered to take him on a tour of different parts of China. He decided to reiterate his show’s work as now his performances had music but not any narration adding a sense of curiosity among the fans about what might come next
After winning the World Championship in 2015, he was asked to be part of a show called Penn & Teller: Fool Us. By now, he was convinced that he wanted to be a magician. There were doubts about whether his career might be over if he couldn’t get a proper recovery after he injured his thumb. The surgery went well, which led to a comeback for the man. He won America’s Got Talent and walked away with $1 million, his most significant win so far. He participated in the first edition of America’s Got Talent: The champion to be declared the winner. Millions of people watch these shows, and the man’s popularity skyrocketed after being involved in them.
Shin Lim is estimated to have $5 million in personal wealth by 2021. His international tours and the many events he does every year have contributed to his huge net worth.