As children, most people see clowns as fun characters who show up at birthday parties, paint faces, and twist up strange balloon animals no one can even identify. However, there is also a creepy side to clowns, and there’s no clown scarier than the infamous Pennywise.

And with the feature film version of It being released in less than a week, Pennywise is back in the spotlight, ready to scare a whole new generation of viewers.

So to kickoff the creep fest, a Brazilian TV show decided to play a very twisted Pennywise themed prank that would send chills down even the bravest spine.

Seriously, who wouldn’t be scared if a crazy clown hopped out of a storm drain and started chasing them?

Continue to page 2 to see this scary (but hilarious) prank…