David Blaine

Biography

An American illusionist and stunt performer born in Brooklyn (April 4, 1973), New York City. He made his name as a performer of close-up magic, usually working on the streets. Amongst magicians this is commonly known as street magic. His act includes a variation of the Balducci levitation illusion and bringing apparently dead flies back to life. This format, recorded by a small camera crew, provided the basis for his breakthrough television special, "David Blaine: Street Magician".He stayed with the format for David Blaine: Magic Man and David Blaine: Mystifier.

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31st March 2014 -

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Jennifer Lawrence and pop group One Direction were among the big winners at the 27th annual Kids' Choice Awards at the Galen Center at USC in Los Angeles. Selena Gomez, Robert Downey Jr and Ariana...

David Blaine Stuns Kanye, Cranston and Aaron Paul With Ice Pick Trick [Video]

20th November 2013 -

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Illusionist David Blaine has been buried alive, frozen, stranded on a 100ft plinth for 35 days and starved in a Plexiglas case for a month-and-a-half, but his greatest trick may well have been sneaking Michael...

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Breaking Bad star Aaron Paul has married his long-time girlfriend Lauren Parsekian at a ceremony at Cottage Pavilion at Calamigos Ranch in Malibu on Sunday (May 26, 2013), according to Us Weekly. The couple were...

The Amazing World Of The Real Burt Wonderstones - Incredible Close Up Magic

14th March 2013 -

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Magic tricks are a touchy subject among most grown adults nowadays, with it being literally one of those things where you either love it or you absolutely despise it. But there have been a few...

David Blaine Is Suited Up For 'Electrified'

14th October 2012 -

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Illusionist David Blaine is suited up in his protective outfit as he takes his place on a high pillar to prepare for his latest endurance stunt 'Electrified'. He appears to close his eyes as if...

A Week In Celebrity News Featuring: Justin Bieber, Julianne Moore, Mumford And Sons, Hulk Hogan And Much More!

11th October 2012 -

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Bieber's Web History? Justin Bieber has been http://www.contactmusic.com/news/so-did-you-steal-justin-bieber-s-laptop... target="_blank" >left laptop-less after a thief swiped some of his most treasured belongings during a gig in Washington state. The pop superstar told Twitter followers that both...

David Blaine Carries Daughter On Shoulders Before 'Electrified' Stunt

10th October 2012 -

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Illusionist David Blaine meets and greets a variety of people as he prepares to begin his latest endurance stunt 'Electrified' in New York City. An official crosses the road with him to the venue but...

Electrifying! David Blaine Completes One Million Volts Stunt In New York

10th October 2012 -

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David Blaine’s latest magic trick One Million Volts is complete, after he spent three days acting as a conductor in a powerful electrical current storm, reports The Daily Mail.The 39-year-old endurance artist, famous for his...

David Blaine Completes 72 Hour Endurance Stunt

9th October 2012 -

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Glorified stuntman David Blaine has finished his latest bout of standing around until the point of exhaustion and starvation. The man who once decided to hang out in a transparent box held above the River...

David Blaine's Electrifying New Stunt To Feature Andrew W.K. Performance

6th October 2012 -

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Illusionist-cum-daredevil David Blaine is currently in the midst of a shocking new stunt, in which 1,000,000 million volts will pass through his body over a three day period. Sparking things off last night (Friday October...

Shocking! David Blaine To Spend Three Days In Lightning Storm

3rd October 2012 -

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David Blaine is back and more shocking than ever. For his next trick, the US performance artist will spend three days and three nights amid an artificial lightning storm. So what does this mean exactly?...

David Blaine To Stand Amidst A Million Volts

3rd October 2012 -

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David Blaine's next stunt will be to spend three days and three nights standing in the middle of a million volts of electric currents, reports The Wall Street Journal.David Blaine - Electrified: One Million Volts...

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