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Criss Angel

Criss Angel was born on December 19, 1967 and raised in East Meadow, New York. He grew up loving music, playing the drums and always having an interest in magic. Two of his biggest magic influences are Harry Houdini and Richiardi Jr.. His father was also a big influence on him, especially after a long battle with cancer until his death in 1998. As... See full bio »

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Criss Angel Believe
Criss Angel Mindfreak
Phenomenon Himself / Juror / Himself - Juror
The 2010 Miss Universe Pageant


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 2013 Criss Angel Believe (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Cement Grave (2013) ... (executive producer)
 2005-2010 Criss Angel Mindfreak (TV Series) (executive producer - 72 episodes)
- Levitation Vanish (2010) ... (executive producer)
- Smash (2010) ... (executive producer)
- Cement Shoes (2010) ... (executive producer)
- Luxor Walk (2010) ... (executive producer)
- The Grand Canyon Death Jump (2010) ... (executive producer)
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Other Works:

TV commercial: Co-host, with Mindy McCortney, of an infomercial for his "Criss Angel Platinum Magic Kit". See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 1 Article | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Christopher Sarantakos


5' 11" (1.8 m)

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Personal Quote:

When the mind, body, and spirit work together, I believe anything is possible. See more »


Holds world records for the longest time submerged underwater (24 hours), the longest body suspension (5 hours, 42 minutes), the fastest time to perform the Metamorphosis illusion (under a second) and the fastest straitjacket escape (2 minutes & 30 seconds). See more »


The letter "A" with a backward "C" around it for Angel See more »



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