Dean Gunnarson has escaped from being chained in a car going through a car crusher, survived being locked up and thrown out of an air plane at 4,000 meters in air, dangled by his feet from a trapeze bar over the Hoover Dam in Las Vegas 250 meters high while escaping from a straight jacket, survived escapes while locked inside underwater shark cages, coffins, packing crates, and suspended over man eating alligators. Plus many more daring feats not no one has ever even attempted but him.
He has been seen on television in over 165 countries worldwide, holds two world records for his escaping, and has been awarded the title "World's Greatest Escape Artist" in numerous Countries around the globe. In 2012 awarded the Merlin Award in China by the International Magicians Society as "World's Best Escape Artist". He has successfully conquered many challenges and obstacles by taking his daring escapes to incredible limits.
Ripley's Believe It or Not awarded him the Record for " The World's Most Daring Escape Artist " in 2013 on the Anderson Cooper show in New York.