Is this the most terrifying prank ever TV films oblivious participants stuck in lift with no power… and their horrified reaction as 'ghost girl' appears from nowhere
07:43 GMT, 28 November 2012
Being stuck in a lift without power or light is an unsettling experience for most people.
But throw in a little ghost girl who seemingly suddenly appears from nowhere and it becomes terrifying.
The concept is a popular prank on a Brazilian television show.
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Unaware: A woman is shown into an apparently empty lift as part of the terrifying television stunt in Brazil
Prank: As she waits alone in the lift, a frightening 'apparition' is waiting to make an entrance
Going dark: As the lift lights flicker off, the woman starts to get distressed and wonders what is happening
Creepy: Under the cover of darkness a little child, dressed like the ghost girl from The Ring, emerges from a trap door at the side and when the lights return the woman in the lift suddenly sees her
Impact: With a pale face, scraggly hair and holding a doll she is a terrifying and unexpected sight
Too frightening: The woman is utterly petrified as the lights come up and the 'ghost girl' is revealed – and cannot even look at her
In the video the adults who are set up are seen arriving in reception and are shown to a lift.
They think they are traveling up- although the lift is actually still – until it suddenly halts and the lights go out.
Under the cover of darkness a little child, dressed like the ghost girl from The Ring, emerges from a trap door at the side and when the lights return they are greeted by her.
Chilling: Two women who had been previously being looking at themselves in the mirror, are so horrified by her appearance they scream out
Perplexed: The two women are confused when the 'dead girl' keeps appearing and then disappearing as the lights go on and off
With a pale face, scraggly hair and holding a doll she is a terrifying and unexpected sight.
Reactions range from jumping in the air, cowering in the corner and jamming the emergency button.
None of the unfortunate victims realise it is a prank and as the lights flicker on and off she reappears from the hiding place.
Help! A women cowers in the corner of the lift with her hands covering her face
Panic: Reactions range from jumping in the air, cowering in the corner and jamming the emergency button
Sometimes she stands still and simply screams in their face, extracting a scream from the terrified adult.
women who had been previously looked at themselves in the mirror, are
so horrified by her appearance they clutch each other in the corner.
One man is so scared he throws his hands
over his face in shock and then proceeds to run out the lift when the
doors open as the little girl chases him along.
Is this the most terrifying prank ever…