06.10.2012 [NBCNews.com] - NEW YORK — Magician DavidBlaine's latest stunt boasts lots of high-voltage snap, crackle and pop — but experts say he'll be safe from electrocution as long as he wears his chain-mail suit and metal headgear. The show at Manhattan's Pier 54 calls for
08.10.2012 [Hollywood.com] - DavidBlaine's electromagnetic stunt, Electrified: One Million Volts Always On, began Friday evening, meaning the magician spent his weekend standing on a 20ft platform in New York's Pier 54 in the middle of one million volts of electric current
DavidBlaine (born DavidBlaine White; April 4, 1973) is an American illusionist and endurance artist. He is best known for his high-profile feats of endurance, and has made his name as a performer of street and close-up magic. He has set and broken several world records.
2009-06-07 ... a tape of his street performances to ABC. The response was encouraging to say the least. ABC gave Blaine a million dollar contract to produce DavidBlaine: Street Magic in 1997, which was followed by DavidBlaine: Magic Man in 1999. ...