Holly also claimed Criss manipulated their relationship to take attention away from his Las Vegas show which was not receiving great reviews at the time. However, the blond beauty quickly realized that she became a distraction from the fact that his Las Vegas show BeLIEve was a flop. She penned that once the pair united, the year-old magician would frequently tip off tabloids to create stories based on 'candid' set up paparazzi shoots. Criss, on the other hand, just scared me. Madison got on a plane back home to Portland after she and Angel called it quits, but ultimately ended up returning to Las Vegas to star in Peep Show. Plus, he had an 'explosive temper.