NEW PITTSBURGH RESIDENT; 2X WORLD MAGIC AWARD WINNER MICHAEL GRIFFIN TO CHALLENGE FATE DURING APPEARANCE ON TV’S MASTERS OF ILLUSION FRIDAY NIGHT.
Escape Artist Michael Griffin, star of TV’s Masters Of Illusion dares death in what could only be described as an appetite for destruction, will attempt needle swallowing dare that killed several magicians throughout history this Friday night during “Masters of Illusion airing at 8:00pm on the CW network.
PITTSBURGH, PA. (MICHAEL GRIFFIN) Aug.11, 2015—Michael Griffin, America’s Escape Hero and recent Pittsburgh resident is set to bite of a piece of gruesome magic history this Friday night Aug14 during an episode titled “Very Sharp Objects in reference to his unique trick of swallowing 40 separate steel sewing needles and 7-8 feet of thread, mouth examined proving its empty and regurgitating the thread with all 40 needles dangling along its length in his unique version of Houdini’s favorite challenge.
“MASTERS OF ILLUSION” - (8:00-8:30 p.m. ET) / “Very Sharp Objects and Flying Pianos” (TV-PG) (HDTV)
YOU CAN’T TRUST WHAT YOU SEE - Hosted by Dean Cain, “Masters of Illusion” features amazing magic performed by cutting-edge illusionists, escape artists and performers displaying skills ranging from perplexing interactive mind magic to hilarious comedy routines - all in front of a studio audience. Magicians featured in this episode include Michael Griffin, Mark Bennick, Tommy Wind, Les Arnold and Dazzle, Jarrett and Raja, John Shyrock and Jason Andrews (#206). Original airdate 8/14/15.
About Michael Griffin
Performing astonishing escapes and setting records around the World for over two decades, 2-time World Magic Award Winning Master of Escape, Michael Griffin is considered the Greatest Living Escape Artist. He is the ONLY escape artist to ever survive a hanging on the back of a horse with thirteen-knot Hangman’s Noose in 52 seconds!
What’s the secret? It’s Griffin’s strong mind, conviction, heart and belief. “I do not use drugs or alcohol. I never have and I never will. I simply do not believe in their illusion, nor the illusion of negative thinking which is the toughest strait jacket we will ever face; but, if you put your mind to it, and you believe in yourself, you will always escape”. Information about Michael Griffin can be found at www.escapeguy.com.
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