Criss Angel is blaming a poor diet and lack of sleep for an on stage mishap that sent him to a hospital.
The magician was attempting a trick at his Las Vegas show Friday where he tries to escape from a straitjacket while hanging upside down. During the escape Criss Angel lost consciousness and was lowered to the stage while the crowd looked on.
He was take to the hospital and was kept overnight. He was released on Saturday morning and returned to the stage that night.
In an interview with ABC News Criss Angel said this was the first time he lost consciousness during a show. He added that he hasn’t been eating properly, has only been sleeping about two hours a night and wasn’t hydrated.
(Photo from Criss Angel Twitter)