Birth Name: Criss Angel
Birth Place: Long Island, New York, USA
Born Christopher Nicholas Sarantakos on Dec. 19, 1967 in Long Island, NY to parents Dimitra and John, he and his two brothers were raised in the Long Island hamlet of East Meadow. After being taught a card trick by a relative at the age of six, he was instantly enthralled by magic and began studying the art obsessively. Angel began performing illusions for tips at various functions and local restaurants, and at the age of 12, charged his first fee ($10) to perform at a birthday party. At a time when he made frequent trips to Manhattan to audition for shows, the 14-year-old performed his first major illusion when he levitated his mother in the family den. By this time Angel's career path was ...
The 12 Worst Dressed At The 2014 Billboard Music Awards
'Criss Angel BeLIEve' Makes Triumphant Return
Theater Review: 'Criss Angel MAGICjam'
2013 Criss Angel BeLIEve
2013 Spike TV/ Criss Angel Docuseries
2013 Spike TV/ Untitled Criss Angel Docuseries
2013 Spike TV/ Untitled Criss Angel Docuseries Project
2013 Spike TV/ Untitled Criss Angel Project
2010 CBS / Tom Hertz Ensemble Romantic Comedy
2010 Rules of Engagement
2009 2010 Miss Universe Pageant
2008 Howie Do It