Beckham Goes 'Terminator' for the Motorola AURA

By: lourdes sanchez bayas - Published:   Updated: Apr 5 2011 • References: justjared.buzznet
Soccer player and heartthrob model David Beckham took his shirt off and bared his sensational musculature for Motorola's luxury AURA cellular phone.

In the clever and futuristic 'The Aura of David Beckham' 52-second promo video, the Beckham channels a 'Terminator'-like cyborg for the introduction of the ultra high-tech phone.

The Motorola AURA will be launched next week.

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