Criss Angel helps subdue a belligerent man who tried to

Criss Angel helps subdue a belligerent man who “tried to grab a security guard from behind” at his Las Vegas magic show.

Criss Angel stepped in to help defeat a warrior man during one of his recent performances at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas.

According to a police report obtained by TMZ, a man named Brandon McDonald “was asked to put his phone away but refused to comply.”

Ultimately, an eyewitness explained, “There was an exchange of words and then things eventually escalated to McDonald allegedly throwing punches.”

The attendee went on to tell the outlet that “all hell broke loose when security came to remove the man” and “another ticket holder was attacked after a 'scuffle'.”

Criss Angel stepped in to help subdue a belligerent man during one of his recent appearances at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas; seen in 2022

Yikes: According to a police report obtained by TMZ, a man named Brandon McDonald

Yikes: According to a police report obtained by TMZ, a man named Brandon McDonald “was asked to put his phone away but did not comply.”

At that point, McDonald, who was sitting in the second row, reportedly attempted to “grab a security guard from behind,” prompting Angel to intervene.

The 56-year-old magician (born Christopher Nicholas Sarantakos) is said to have intervened to subdue McDonald and help him out of the theater.

TMZ reported that while McDonald was arrested for assault, Angel continued his show seamlessly.

Angel, one of the most successful illusionists in the world, is best known for his starring roles in the series MINDFREAK and his stage show Criss Angel MINDFREAK LIVE! known. (formerly Criss Angel Believe).

According to Newsweek, it brings “an estimated $150 million per year” into the local Las Vegas economy.

2019 marked the end of his ten-year run at the Luxor before moving to the Criss Angel Theater at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino Las Vegas.

He is also the bestselling author of Criss Angel MINDFREAK: Secret Revelations.

Throughout his career, Angel has received numerous awards, including a Lifetime Achievement Award from the International Brotherhood of Magicians in 2018 and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Grabbing: At this point, McDonald, who was sitting in the second row, reportedly attempted to

Grabbing: At this point, McDonald, who was sitting in the second row, reportedly attempted to “grab a security guard from behind,” prompting Angel to intervene

Helpful: The 56-year-old magician (born Christopher Nicholas Sarantakos) is said to have intervened to subdue McDonald and help him out of the theater

Helpful: The 56-year-old magician (born Christopher Nicholas Sarantakos) is said to have intervened to subdue McDonald and help him out of the theater

Some of his riskiest stunts included being buried alive, narrowly avoiding being run over by a truck, and riding an exploding motorcycle.

Other honors include being named “Wizard of the Year” six times by The Magic Castle and helping to raise funds for children’s cancer charities.

In November, he proposed to his ex-wife Shaunyl Benson at a romantic dinner.

A legend: Angel, one of the most successful illusionists in the world, is best known for his leading roles in the series MINDFREAK and his stage show Criss Angel MINDFREAK LIVE!  known.  (previously Criss Angel Believe)

A legend: Angel, one of the most successful illusionists in the world, is best known for his leading roles in the series MINDFREAK and his stage show Criss Angel MINDFREAK LIVE! known. (previously Criss Angel Believe)

When Benson broke the news that Angel had proposed, he shared a video of her looking shocked as Angel slipped a huge engagement ring onto her finger.

“A forever promise from my ex-husband/current boyfriend/future husband lol,” she captioned the footage. “In our own little bubble of uniqueness.” Here’s to our wild ride over the last almost 11 years… with lots of speed bumps and detours along the way. But after all, my love, you are still THE one. @crissangel forever and ever baby.”

The couple, who married for the first time in 2015, have three children together: Johnny, nine, Xristos Yanni, four, and two-year-old Illusia.

In 2022, her oldest child achieved remission after years of battling cancer and 1,095 sessions of chemotherapy.