Mysterious Stranger by David Blaine
is #15 on The New York Times Book Review Best Seller List. This is the first week on the list. He certainly seems to know what needs to be done to succeed in whatever he chooses to do.
I believe he'll be just as successful in films. Charisma is the word that comes to mind.
Earle Oakes, Illustrator of Magic Books, the old-fashioned way,by hand.