“Mindfreak” Magician Criss Angel has cancelled his upcoming “Believe” magic shows at the Luxor in Las Vegas to be with his 2-year-old son Johnny, who was recently diagnosed with cancer.
Criss, born Christopher Nicholas Sarantakos, first announced his “family emergency” on Twitter on Oct. 23.
‘In light of a family emergency the news I was going to announce this weekend will be postponed. Thank you xc’
Criss reportedly flew to Australia after he learned that Johnny was diagnosed with Leukemia.
Over the weekend he posted a photo of him holding his son, and thanked his supporters for their thoughts and prayers.
In the most recent update on Johnny’s condition, Criss posted photos from the hospital to his Instagram and Twitter accounts, informing fans that Johnny is currently undergoing chemotherapy.
Our thoughts are with Criss, Johnny and his family.