For those who miss the planking fad from a few years back, the latest trend to sweep the Internet is the Mannequin Challenge, which has been catching on with pro athletes, celebrities and even entire high schools.
The concept is simple: people stand still to mimic a mannequin, creating portrait-like visual tableaus in live-action videos that are actually pretty amazing to witness.
The phenomenon is sweeping North American high schools, as demonstrated by these videos:
Even the Pittsburgh Steelers got into the action:
Celebrities are also taking on the challenge, including Destiny’s Child, Kevin Hart and even Ellen DeGeneres (joined by special guest star Warren Beatty, no less). Watch: