Spanish entertainer and magician who is known especially for his card trickery and manipulation.
He became obsessed with card tricks and misdirection at an early age, and decided to forgo plans for college as a result.
He became so successful in his native Spain that he was commissioned to write five books in English: The Five Points in Magic, The Magic Way, Sonata, Mnemonica, and Verbal Magic.
He was born and raised in Madrid.
He and soccer player Iker Casillas were both born in Madrid.