Criss Angel: Wife Shaunyl Benson - Bio, Facts, Family

Christopher Nicholas Sarantakos aka Criss Angel is an award-winning  American illusionist, and musician who is famous for his show Criss Angel:...

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Criss Angel: Wife Shaunyl Benson - Bio, Facts, Family

Christopher Nicholas Sarantakos aka Criss Angel is an award-winning American illusionist, and musician who is famous for his show Criss Angel: Mindfreak and Criss Angel Believe. Criss Angel is also a host of his show and a singer with metallic looks.

Magician Criss Angel is with his son Johny Moreover, Criss is not only an incredible magician but also a great father who keeps his child at the highest priority. Here are some interesting quick facts about Criss Angel. Famous magician Criss Angel was born on 19 December 1967 in New York City.

He has two brothers, Costa and J.D. Moreover, he belongs to Greek descent. Galina Dubenenko Bio: Wiki, Boyfriend, Age, Height, Net Worth >> Criss developed his interest in magic at the age of seven and the age of twelve, he performed his first show for which he was paid $10.

After graduation, he went to Forgo college to pursue a career in magic. Angel has spent most of his time on primetime TV. In 2009, he was entitled as Magician of Decade, and in 2010 he was awarded as the Magician of the Century by the International Magicians Society.

Age and Body Measurement of Criss Angel

As per Criss's birthdate, he is 54 years old in 2022. Moreover, he stands at the height of 6 feet and weighs around 75 kg. He has black hair color with beautiful dark brown eyes. However, we do not have authentic information regarding his body statistics.

Criss Angel Married life and Affairs

The magician has dated multiple women and was married twice, but all his relationships failed. In 2002, Criss married to his longtime girlfriend, JoAnn Winkhart. Then, four years later, the couple filed for divorce and ended their relationship.

His first wife was even called “Criss’s Girl”. During the divorce proceedings, the JoAnn Winkhart's attorney demanded to keep their relationship secret. Criss Angel's look in the Raw In 2008, he started dating the former girlfriend of Hugh Hefner, Holly Madison.

Then they broke up in February 2009. Madison declared to People magazine that she would not date anybody again. According to, magician Criss Angel proposed Sandra Gonzalez on 7 September 2011 in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico during the sunset dinner.

The couple has been together for four years. Unfortunately, due to some problems, they separated in 2015. Criss Angel claims that Sandra Gonzalez is his ex-fiancee, not his ex-wife. Criss Angel's ex-fiancee, Sandra Gonzalez, sued him for the value of her $300,000 engagement ring which disappeared when they broke up.

Magician Angel out of frustration once tweeted that "He has spent over $500k on Sandra’s Boob and nose jobs as well as a BMW and 500 pairs of shoes."

Criss Angel's Second Wife, Shaunyl Benson

Criss Angel married a singer and songwriter, Shaunyl Benson after Valentine’s Day.

Shaunyl Benson from Queensland, Australia is a beautiful brunette to Australian father and Phillipina mother. She also has a sister named Jaclyn. The couple divorced just a year after their marriage. Bryan Silva Bio: Age, Career, Gratata, Net Worth, Girlfriend, Wife, Wiki >> Then, Criss Angel, 50, and 28 years-old, Mexican singer, Belina Peregrin Schull was found dating since November 2016 and set to engage in 2017.

But this time again he failed to keep the relationship. The couple met during the filming of his program Trick’d Up on A&E in Mexico. Criss Angel tattooed “Beli” on his chest, which is the singer’s nickname.

Woefully, as before, the magician failed to continue his relationship with Belinda. Belinda herself confirmed the breakup news through Twitter. However, Criss was the first to confirm the end of their relationship via Instagram.

Chriss posted on Instagram. After two hours, Belina tweeted: “ I’m not going to talk or give any more details about my personal life. I’m calm, I am with my family, and at this very moment, I don’t have a partner.

Blessings to all”.

Magician's son, Jonny Christopher battling with Cancer

Criss Angel is very secretive about his personal life. Angel never admitted to the public that he was married to Shaunyl Benson and denied the claim of having a son.

His rumored son was later found to be diagnosed with cancer in 2015. After hearing the news, Criss canceled his Vegas magic show then rushed to Australia. Criss tweeted a family photo and thanked fans for support. Magician Criss is a loving dad and is always found doing something for his kids. Criss Angel fought for two years to save his son Jonny. The magician shared with PEOPLE magazines that he felt helpless.

Later, he found out his son was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia in October. Criss confessed to people magazines that his son’s diagnosis just came to light as he and Benson were separating. By this incident, Angel maintained a close relationship with his ex-wife Benson.

Magician Criss Angel's Net Worth

Magician Criss Angel is the world's highest-paid magician. Criss Angel's estimated net worth is $50 million, as of 2019. Magician Angel has made a fortune mostly out of television show, including foreign rights; roadshow versions of his stun; magic kits and other merchandise and sponsorships.

Additionally, Angel is a member of the heavy metal band ‘Angels’ and has released many of his albums. Stormi Maya Bio: Husband, Age, Net Worth, Career, Wiki >> Moreover, the magician owns a 22,000 sq ft luxurious mansion; a masterpiece building located in the top of the mountain in Las Vegas.

The mansion includes a luxury pool and spa, home theater for 20 guests, and 100 speakers throughout the palace. Also, it has a 3,000 sq ft bedroom suite with phenomenal views, three guests room master suite, nine bathrooms, a wine cellar including 19th Century antiques and artifacts.

Criss has an exotic car collection such as Rolls Royce, Porsche Turbo, Bugatti Veyron, Escalades, Hummers. His car collections are mostly in black. Seeing his luxurious cars and house, he must have a King’s life.

Social Media Presence

Criss Angel shows his active presence on social media platforms.

Instagram: 396k followers Twitter: 911.4k followers