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David Blaine completes million volt stunt

David Blaine has completed his latest stunt - the illusionist spent 72 hours in the middle of a million volts of electric currents streamed by tesla coils.

David Blaine during his stunt Credit: Andrew Burton / Reuters

The illusionist emerged after spending three days and three nights standing in the middle of a million volts of electric currents at New York's Pier 54.

A spokesman said Blaine was able to walk with assistance, speak and kiss fiancee Alizee Guinochet before being taken to a hospital to be examined.

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