Well, since I was his assistant for years, he did private shows and corporate gigs, Brazil and Japan shows several times, until he had a horrible accident in Las Vegas at his Warehouse. The Magicians (TV Series 2015–2020) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. [citation needed] The trick was The Miser's Dream, where Collins "pulled silver … With Dick Van Dyke, Victoria Rowell, Charlie Schlatter, Barry Van Dyke. Val Valentino - Biography. However, Houdini wasn't one of them. Underneath his mask reveals that he has short dark eyebrows, and a head of curly, equally dark hair. Blaine was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, the son of a single mother, Patrice White, a teacher who was of Russian-Jewish ancestry, and a father who is a Vietnam War veteran of Puerto Rican and Italian descent. Atsuhiro is a tall, slim man with pale skin and brown eyes that are semicircular and slightly slanted inwards, and he has a notably pointed nose. Directed by Ron Satlof. In the last episode, he shows his identity and explains this. The 'Masked Magician' reveals tricks because he want to challenge the magicians to come up with better, more entertaining tricks. Christopher Nicholas Sarantakos (Greek: Χριστόφορος Νικόλαος Σαραντάκος; born December 19, 1967), known by the stage name Criss Angel, is an American magician, illusionist and musician. Magicians' actual names, when applicable, follow in … This is a list of magicians/illusionists, prestidigitators, mentalists, escapologists, and other practitioners of stage magic.For the list of supernatural magicians, see List of occultists.. Magicians are listed by the most common name used in performance. Yes, quite a few. When Blaine was four years old, he saw a Val Valentino, born Leonard Monatono (June 14, 1956) is an American illusionist who gained fame by starring in four magic specials exposing magic secrets on the Fox network, using the stage name the Masked Magician. He wears a combination of a mask, balaclava, and hat. An unusual patient in Community general is the "Masked Magician", who reveals magic tricks in highly rated specials on Pox TV, but got wounded by a real arrow because of sabotage. He fell over 20 ft from one of the props. As for magic being forgotten in our fast moving world, brimming with new technologies, big budget movies and video games, I’m afraid this was another of Val’s well-crafted illusions. Houdini died from complications after sustaining a punch (that he wasn't expecting) in an apparent display of his ability to ..er...take a punch. Early life. Burton first became interested in magic at the age of 5, when he was one of the volunteers at a magic show of Magician Harry Collins during a Christmas party at the Frito-Lay plant where his mother worked.