Within an hour, his skin began to react substantially to the water.
At the end of the performance, according to Ted Shaffrey, "Before he emerged from the phone-booth sized contraption of clear plastic and steel, Angel yanked out the air hose that allowed him to breathe.
Angel has been on primetime television for more hours than any other magician in history, between his television series and various specials on cable and network television.
Prior to the performance he had only managed to spend 12 consecutive hours in the water.
He fasted for 24 hours before the performance to make it through the period without need to exit and use the washroom. After the trick he was required to remove his own shackles and chains before exiting the water.
She appears in a naked spread, alongside Hefner’s other two exes Kendra Wilkinson and Bridget Marquardt, in the current issue of the magazine.
Media reports are suggesting Madison, who also starred in the Playboy reality show The Girls Next Door, quit the publication so she could spend more time in Las Vegas with magician boyfriend Criss Angel.
When not performing the show, Angel worked the streets promoting the show to pedestrians.