Comedian John Edward Szeles has died at the age of 63 following a battle with heart diesease, according to reports. His death was announced on Wednesday morning by fellow standup comic Penny Wiggins on Facebook.
Penny took to Facebook and shared the news on the social media platfrom.
“Johnathan Szeles (Amazing Johnathan ) has passed away at around 11:30 pm 2/22/22,” Wiggins, 60, wrote on her FB post.
“My heart is broken. One of my best friends, one of the funniest humans I’ve ever met. I loved him so very much and will never forget this wonderful, amazing, kind, funny, great person.”
Szeles gained mainstream fame in Las Vegas as a headliner for Criss Angel’s mid-2000s reality TV show Mindfreak.