Criss Angel: Mindfreak

BOX – New Year’s Eve, Wednesday 31 December, 8.30pm

Countdown to the New Year with Criss Angel’s most memorable stunts.

Some of Criss’s greatest illusions have been completed with the help of some famous people and Criss is about to repay them all by counting down their favourite Mindfreak moments.

Television host and comedian Howie Mandell kicks off the episode while guitarist Dave Navarro (from such notorious bands as Jane’s Addiction and Red Hot Chili Peppers), recalls the time Criss walked on water. Tito Ortiz (The Ultimate Fighter) reflects on Criss pulling a quarter out of his bleeding arm, and many other famous faces make an appearance including Dog the Bounty Hunter, Gene Simmons, Flavor Flav and Carrot Top.

NZ Premiere Episodes: Criss Angel: Mindfreak

the BOX – Wednesdays from 6 February, 8.30pm (replays Saturdays 7pm)

Considered to be the most influential name in magic today, master illusionist CRISS ANGEL blurs the line between reality and illusion in the astonishing hit series Criss Angel: Mindfreak. Starring the world’s only three time “Magician of the Year” and celebrity guests like STEVE VALENTINE (Crossing Jordan), ICE CUBE, THREE 6 MAFIA and PENN & TELLER, Criss Angel: Mindfreak captures the phenomenal talents of Criss Angel and draws viewers into an uncharted world of modern mysticism. From levitating between towering buildings, conducting an eerie séance with celebrity guests, and attempting to escape from the depths of the ocean while in a straight jacket, Criss Angel’s astonishing stunts have captivated audiences around the world and made him renowned as ‘the postmodern Houdini’. Each mind-boggling episode of the hit series brings master illusionist Criss Angel’s extraordinary talents to the streets – live, unstaged and without the use of any camera tricks.