Magician who offered $1 million to anyone with real psychic powers. His books include Flim-Flam! Psychics, ESP, Unicorns, and Other Delusions.
He was inspired by watching a magic show by Harry Blackstone, Sr. and by reading plenty of magic books while recovering from a bicycle accident.
He is magician known for challenging paranormal claims and pseudoscience.
He gained United States naturalized citizenship in 1987. He married Deyvi Pena in 2013.
He was often seen on The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson.