Born on December 19, 1967 in New York, Christopher Nicholas Sarantakos, professionally known as Criss Angel, is a renowned American illusionist, magician and musician. He is especially famous for starring in the TV and stage show “Criss Angel: Mindfreak” as well as on “Criss Angel Believe,” his live performance illusion show which was in partnership with Cirque du Solei. The show generated more than 150 million USD in tourist revenue.
Criss Angel Net Worth – One of the Richest Magicians
Criss Angel’s interest in magic was kindled at t young age of 7. It all began when his aunt showed him a card trick. At 14, he had a weekly live performance at local restaurants and bars where he could effortlessly earn a hundred dollars on tips alone on a good night. His interest in magic and illusion turned into a passion and ultimately into a career. Among his famous illusions include walking on water, ripping bodies apart, and levitating in the air.
At present, numerous credible sources report that the Criss Angel Net Worth is about $50 million. Angel’s net worth placed him on the list of one of the richest magicians in the world. His talent and passion for magic and illusions have definitely met with success. Angel is also an actor, musician, producer, director, and author which contributed to his current net worth.
Throughout his career, Criss Angel has won several awards and is the youngest magician to be inducted into the International Magician Society’s Magic Hall of Fame. On July 2017, he received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Angel also holds several world records which includes the fastest escape from a straitjacket while submerged underwater at 2mins and 30sec, longest body suspension at 5hrs and 42mins, as well as the fastest “Metamorphosis” illusion performance at under 1sec. For making a hundred people disappear, Angel holds the Guinness world record title “The Most People To Disappear In An Illusion.” He did this illusion during a performance of Criss Angel Believe at the Luxor on May 26, 2010.
Criss Angel Saw Game – Help Criss Survive and Escape
Because of Criss Angel’s mind boggling magic tricks and illusions, a point and click adventure video game was developed. In the game “Criss Angel Saw Game” by Inkgames, Criss Angel have been kidnapped by Pigface while in his dressing room after he finished filming the final episode of Mind Freak.
Criss is held in a room where Pigface puts him in several of his deadly games to prove and see if he really have the abilities to be called a true escape artist. Players have to help Criss survive these tests and escape from the evil Pigface.
The game is truly a mind teaser and will definitely exercise your brain cells. If you want to survive and succeed in this challenging video game, you will need to do a lot of thinking and have untiring patience.