Psychic and magician known for his trademark mental spoon-bending feat and for his television displays of apparent telepathic and psychokinetic abilities. Also an actor, he appeared in several horror films.
He served in the Israeli Army's Paratroopers Brigade and was wounded in action during the 1967 Six-Day War.
While visiting The Tonight Show in 1973, he failed to bend spoons that had been pre-selected by host Johnny Carson to ensure that he was truly a psychic.
In 1979, he married Hanna Geller. He has two children named Natalie and Daniel Geller. On his mother's side, he is distantly related to psychologist Sigmund Freud.
He worked with Criss Angel on Phenomenon.