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Criss Angel to host star-studded benefit to seek pediatric cancer cure

Criss Angel to host star-studded benefit to seek pediatric cancer cure

Revolutionary magician Criss Angel is about to embark on the most important cause of his life: raising money in search of a cure for pediatric cancer.

“Every three minutes a child is diagnosed with cancer and that’s a crazy statistic we have to make disappear,” Angel said.

Long before Angel’s son, now 2 years old, was diagnosed with cancer, Angel felt a connection to pediatric cancer patients, often giving them his personal cell phone number so they could call him whenever they needed to talk.

“These kids should be out there playing and laughing — not dealing with life and death,” he said.

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