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Olly Murs Falls Victim To JLS Prank Fearing He Killed Aston Merrygold (PICS)

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Those JLS lads love nothing more than a prank - remember the Ortise Williams' birthday surprise or Marvin Humes' getting strapped to a dwarf on his stag do?

Well, the boys ramped up their shock tactics for their latest stunt which left pal Olly Murs fearing he had killed Aston Merrygold.

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The Xtra Factor presenter was left shaken after he believed a human cannonball stunt had gone wrong, and left 'Aston' dead.

Olly believed he was live on Channel 4 presenting and had to hit a button so that Aston would shoot out of a human cannon to launch Stand Up To Cancer.

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'Aston' overshot the padded area and into a large wooden stage, which left Olly frozen while the JLS boys dashed over to see if their bandmate was ok.

After two, long minutes, Aston reappeared, revealing a stuntman had taken his place, much to Olly’s relief.

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What pranksters!

After the event, Olly was still getting over the prank, tweeting: "Still recovering, still shaking & still shocked!! ‪@JLSOfficial‬ you got me proper today!!"

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Marvin added: "Just did an amazing prank with @ollyofficial and lots of JLSters!! Absolutely hilarious! Can't wait for u all to see!!"

The prank airs as part of Stand Up To Cancer on Channel 4 on Friday 19 October.

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