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November 27, 2014

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Criss Angel’s "Magic Jam" at Luxor.

Surgery doesn’t put Criss Angel in straitjacket; Terry Fator returns to Letterman in media blitz
Wed, Feb 19, 2014 (7:45 p.m.)
Criss Angel’s shoulder surgery has shelved “Believe” at the Luxor, but a clip of the operation is now in “Magic Jam” in the same theater. After undergoing the major procedure Jan. 9, Angel was told to take it easy for six months.
Criss Angel’s "Magic Jam" at Luxor.
Q+A: Despite surgery and rehab, Criss Angel presents ‘Magic Jam,’ reveals ‘Believe’ illusion
Friday, February 14, 2014
Magician Criss Angel was told that if he didn’t undergo shoulder surgery, he might be eventually forced to give up performing magic. The Luxor headliner and global and TV superstar knew that he had no choice but to go under the knife.
Randy Couture and Rick Harrison at The D Las Vegas.
Strip Scribbles: Penn vs. Florence Henderson; Criss Angel debuts ‘Magic Jam’; Randy Couture, Rick Harrison at D Las Vegas
Tuesday, February 4, 2014
Rio magician headliner Penn Jillette was voted safe on Monday night’s fifth episode of “Rachael vs. Guy” on the Food Network. Now he goes into next week’s finals with fellow team member Florence Henderson to see which one wins the $50,000 prize for charity.
Criss Angel post-surgery on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014.
Criss Angel reveals secrets and surprises of ‘Magic Jam’ debuting next week at Luxor
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Despite still being in recovery and rehab from intensive 3-hour-plus shoulder surgery, magician Criss Angel vows that his new show “Magic Jam” will premiere on schedule one week from tonight.
Gordon Ramsay, Francois Payard, Guy Savoy and Michel Richard attend the 2013 Vegas Uncork'd by Bon Appetit Grand Tasting at Garden of the Gods at Caesars Palace on Friday, May 10, 2013.
Strip Scribbles: Vegas Uncork’d sells out; Helen Reddy returns to L.V.; Motley Crue’s farewell tour
Monday, January 27, 2014
My Twitter spies alerted me: Have casino rivals Sheldon Adelson and Steve Wynn joined forces to form “LV2016” with prominent Republicans to explore the GOP Convention being held here? Did a blackjack player really turn a $200 investment into a $1.2 million win?
Criss Angel post-surgery on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014.
Criss Angel is ‘resting and doing well’ after three-hour shoulder surgery
Thursday, January 9, 2014
“Believe” at the Luxor magician headliner Criss Angel is “resting and doing well” early today after more than three hours of shoulder surgery. His doctors repaired his right rotator cuff torn in two places and a torn left bicep.
George Strait and Garth Brooks perform during the 2013 Academy of Country Music Awards at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday, April 7, 2013.
Celebrity preview: Garth Brooks, Wayne Brady, Tiesto, Fedde Le Grand, L.A. Guns and Steven Wright
Friday, January 3, 2014
After all the excitement of the end of 2013 and the start of 2014, it’s nice to take a quiet break. It’s a two-night engagement after four years of solo performances, but Garth Brooks and his band will provide a glimpse of what we might expect when he hits the road this year.
Criss Angel, with fiancee Sandra Gonzalez, celebrates the fifth anniversary of his Cirque du Soleil show “Believe” at the Luxor on Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013, at a party at Rx Boiler Room in Mandalay Place.
Strip Scribbles: Criss Angel’s shoulder surgery; ‘Top Chef’ Shirley Chung’s double dilemma
Thursday, December 19, 2013
It’s the one magic trick Criss Angel can’t pull off by himself. In advance of next month’s surgery, his MRI examinations revealed three serious tears in his right shoulder and bicep and an unexpected, unknown tear in his left shoulder.
Criss Angel, with Maestro and Nathan Burton, celebrates the fifth anniversary of his Cirque du Soleil show “Believe” at the Luxor on Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013, at a party at Rx Boiler Room in Mandalay Place.
Criss Angel celebrates birthday with charitable donations, visit to children’s hospital
Wednesday, December 18, 2013
To celebrate his birthday, my spies tell me that Criss Angel donated $100,000 to local charities, visited a children’s hospital on Tuesday to perform tricks for patients and today throws a Make-a-Wish Foundation Christmas party.
Randy Couture puts Criss Angel in a choke hold on Angel’s Spike TV series “Believe.”
Criss Angel reveals new Luxor show to run during rehab for shoulder surgery
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Shoulder surgery that Strip illusionist Criss Angel faces in January has led him to create a show to take the place of “Believe” at Luxor during his February and March rehabilitation therapy.
Criss Angel, with Maestro and Nathan Burton, celebrates the fifth anniversary of his Cirque du Soleil show “Believe” at the Luxor on Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013, at a party at Rx Boiler Room in Mandalay Place.
Strip Scribbles: Criss Angel’s ‘Believe’ finale on Spike; Fizz at Caesars opens; record toy drive
Tuesday, December 10, 2013
After 10 one-hour specials with 120 illusions and demonstrations, Luxor headliner magician Criss Angel brings his Season 1 of “Believe” on Spike to an incredible and emotional finale tonight.
Criss Angel, with Maestro and Nathan Burton, celebrates the fifth anniversary of his Cirque du Soleil show “Believe” at the Luxor on Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013, at a party at Rx Boiler Room in Mandalay Place.
Criss Angel takes three passengers on the rides of their lives on ‘Believe’
Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Tonight’s episode of Criss Angel’s hit Spike TV series “Believe” is one scary ride for at least three fans who agree to let the “Mindfreak” magician drive them blindfolded from Henderson to the Strip.
Randy Couture puts Criss Angel in a choke hold on Angel’s Spike TV series “Believe.”
Criss Angel gets all choked up for his Spike TV series ‘Believe’
Tuesday, November 26, 2013
To prepare for the filming of tonight’s Spike TV episode of Luxor headliner-magician Criss Angel’s double-straight-jacket stunt in New York’s Times Square, Criss brought in mixed-martial arts legend Randy Couture to strengthen his stamina.
David Blaine, left, with Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul on Blaine's ABC special "Real or Magic."
A war of wizards: Criss Angel and David Blaine duel with rival TV shows
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
Tonight’s television is a true clash of the champions of conjuring, a sizzling showdown of sleight-of-hand sensations. Criss Angel and David Blaine make it a war of wizards in head-to-head magicians’ mayhem.
Criss Angel’s “Believe” on Spike TV.
Criss Angel’s intense focus is something to ‘Believe’
Thursday, November 7, 2013
Criss Angel has weathered a rough start, illness and injury to propel the success of "Believe" onstage at Luxor and, now, on TV.

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