America's Funniest Home Videos

American reality television program

America's Funniest Home Videos is a American reality-comedy show. The show originally aired on ABC.

America's Funniest Home Videos
GenreReality television
Created byVin Di Bona
Written byTodd Thicke
(supervising writer)
Erik Lohla
Mike Palleschi
Jordan Schatz
Directed byVin Di Bona
Presented byBob Saget (1989–1997; guest, 2009)
John Fugelsang and Daisy Fuentes (1998–1999)
Tom Bergeron (2001–2015)
Alfonso Ribeiro (2015–present)
Narrated byErnie Anderson (1989–1995)
Gary Owens (1995–1997)
Jess Harnell (1998–present)
Theme music composerDan Slider
Opening theme"The Funny Things You Do", performed by Jill Colucci (1989–1996),
performed by Peter Hix & Terry Wood (1996–1997),
Rearranged ska/reggae instrumental (1998–2015)
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons33
No. of episodes767
Executive producer(s)Vin Di Bona
Camera setupVideotape; Multi-camera
(studio segments)
Running time60 minutes (1989 and 1999–2000 specials; 2001–present, series)
30 minutes (1990–1999, series)
Production company(s)Vin Di Bona Productions
ABC Entertainment
DistributorMTM Enterprises (1995–1997)
20th Television (1998–2001)
Buena Vista Television (2001–2007)
Disney-ABC Domestic Television (2007–2011)
Disney-Buena Vista Corporated USA (2011–present)
Original networkABC
Picture format480i (SDTV)
720p (HDTV)
(home videos upscaled to widescreen)
Audio formatStereo
Original releaseNovember 26, 1989 (1989-11-26) (as a special)
January 14, 1990 (1990-01-14) (as a series) –
Related showsAmerica's Funniest People (1990–1994)
World's Funniest Videos (1996)
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