Tomas B. De la Cruz, Jr., better known as Smoothini, rose to fame as a magician when he was a finalist on the ninth season of America's Got Talent. Born in the Dominican Republic and raised in New York City, Tomas began performing at the age of eight and perfected the skills of misdirection and manipulation on street corners and subways. After completing a tour of service in the United States Marine Corps, he now makes a living performing his unique style of magic at colleges, festivals and other events across the country. Currently living in Las Vegas, he takes magic to a new level of astonishment and has established a significant internet presence, reaching over 100,000 YouTube subscribers.