Penn Jillette and Teller are American illusionists and entertainers who have performed together since the late 1970s. They are known for their numerous stage and television shows. Their current Las Vegas show is a mix of illusion and comedy. They specialize in gory tricks, exposing fraud, explaining magic tricks and performing clever pranks. In recent years they have become notable for their atheism and scientific skepticism through segments on their TV show Penn & Teller: Bullshit.
David Blaine (born David Blaine White, April 4, 1973) is an American magician and illusionist. He is best known for his high-profile endurance stunts, and has broken several world records. He has made his name as a performer of street and close-up magic.
David Seth Kotkin (born September 16, 1956) aka David Copperfield is an American illusionist. Forbes magazine called him the most commercially successful magician in history.
Copperfield’s TV specials, which typically combine storytelling and illusion, have won 21 Emmy Awards. During his 30 year career, he has earned 11 Guinness World Records, a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, and a knighthood by the French government. And he has been named a “Living Legend” by the US Library of Congress.
Copperfield has sold over 40 million tickets and grossed over $3 billion, which is more than any other solo entertainer in history. He currently performs over 500 Las Vegas shows per year.
Christopher Nicholas Sarantakos (born December 19, 1967) aka Criss Angel is an American magician. He is best known for his TV show, Criss Angel Mindfreak, and his live performance illusion show Criss Angel Believe in collaboration with Cirque du Soleil at the Luxor casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.