Who are the most famous Orlando Magic fans? To call Magic fans dedicated is something of an understatement. The team sells out their arena every single season, due to their rabid fans. Included in the Magic loyal fanbase are some famous faces. Celebrity Orlando Magic fans include movie stars, musicians, and business people, all united by their passion for the Orlando Magic Who is the most famous Orlando Magic fan? Which celeb Magic fans do you love to see court side?
The most famous of the celebrity Orlando Magic fans are two PGA golfers. Due to Orlando's great weather and plethora of golf courses, PGA stars Tiger Woods and Bubba Watson, who both call the city home love to root on the local team. When it comes to famous Magic fans to this day, the rapper Plies has to one of the biggest and most vocal Magic proponents. Other famous figures who are celebrity Orlando Magic fans include celebs Sheck Wes, Blake Bortles, and Matthew Lewis of the Harry Potter films.
The next time you're watching a Orlando Magic game, make sure to keep a close eye on the stands. You never know which of these Magic celebrity fans you might spot sporting their Orlando Magic gear.
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Orlando has great weather and a plethora of golf courses, making it an ideal home town for a golfer of Tiger Woods' ilk. The 15-time PGA major winner frequently catches Orlando Magic games in his down time while he's back home in Jupiter Island on break from the tour.
Hailing from Bagdad, Florida, the PGA tour golfer moved East and settled in Orlando, where he can hit the links year round. In his leisure time, Watson is often seen stopping by the Amway center to check out the Magic's young talent. The golfer even once took a halftime half court shot to spectacular results.
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Plies is one of the most adamant celebrity Orlando Magic fans. The rapper, who hails from Fort Meyers, attends a handful of games each season and is frequent vocal on social media about the direction and development of the team.
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Matthew Lewis' affinity for the Orlando Magic started as a cheeky wink from the Leeds, England-born actor apropos of his recurring role as Neville Longbottom in the Harry Potter films. And his fandom only grown from there. The Brit often attends games when visiting stateside and has a very active social media presence where he enjoys commenting on the team's status.
As Sheck Wes once said,
"I be ballin' like a mo'f*ckin' pro (like a, huh, like a, huh)
I be ballin' like my n**** Mo (Bamba, b!tch)."
No one in history at the intersection of sports and music has ever expressed this much love for an Orlando Magic fringe rotation player like Sheck Wes does. Bless up, Sheck.
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Raised in Altamonte Springs and later a standout quarterback at UCF, Bortles is true Orlandoian and the former NFL QB's fandom for the Orlando Magic runs deep.