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Arnold Schwarzenegger pranks fans by posing as 'Terminator' wax figure

by Erin Clements /  / Updated  / Source: TODAY

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When recent visitors to Madame Tussauds took the opportunity to pose with Arnold Schwarzenegger's wax figure, they weren't expecting this.

Schwarzenegger posed as the "Terminator" statue, revealing himself to fans' terror just as they were getting up close and personal for a photo op. (Perhaps he was inspired by Al Roker.)

As part of the elaborate stunt, the 67-year-old star also strolled the streets of Hollywood in character, even engaging in an "I'll Be Back" showdown with a "Terminator" impersonator.

Schwarzenegger pulled off the prank to raise money for the charity After-School All-Stars through Omaze.com, the organization behind Channing Tatum's recent ruse at a "Magic Mike XXL" screening.

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