Born in Heraklion, Crete. His real name is George Kritzas. The name ZAKRIS created during his childhood and is an anagram of his surname.
At the age of seven, he realized his artistic concerns. Over the years and during his teens he began to see the world completely differently, discovering some special gifts he had! When revealed, however, to relatives and friends, he felt the marginalization of the world and decided to turn in onhiself and never talk about this to anyone, ever again..
At the age of 16 he tried to find a way out and as he’d been seeking something different, he discovered the world of theater.
To his credit, he has over 1500 theatrical performances, both in amateur and professional theater companies, participating in television serials and the cinema winning many plaudits and awards. As the time passed, he realized he was more aware of his abilities. The world of magic is a world which finally gave him the camouflage he was always searching for.
According to ZAKRIS, the magic has neither beginning nor end. This is why with his continuous quest, and his studying many textbooks and having spent time to all the branches of magic, along with several trips he did abroad, in order to get to meet the wise teachers of magic ,has led him to understand that branch of Mental was the most suitable for him.
The combination of Mental, the developed senses and the supplies of the theater, made him stand out from the beginning of the Show that participated, making people to coincide with him, giving him worthy the title of :
"THE SUCCESSOR OF URI GELLER"
Creator and organizer of the magic circus festival for three consecutive years in Heraklion, crete, with huge resonance of audience. Zakris is the only Greek, who presented an experiential show, named Zakris REAL FEAR!