America's Funniest Home Videos

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America's Funniest Home Videos
Genre Reality television
Format Funny videos
Created by Vin Di Bona
Written by Todd Thicke
(supervising writer)
Erik Lohla
Mike Palleschi
Jordan Schatz
Directed by Vin Di Bona
Presented by Bob Saget (1989–1997; guest, 2009)
John Fugelsang & Daisy Fuentes (1998–1999)
Tom Bergeron (2001–present)
Narrated by Ernie Anderson (1989–1995)
Gary Owens (1995–1997)
Jess Harnell (1998–present)
Theme music composer Dan 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–present)
Country of origin United States
Language(s) English
No. of seasons 22
No. of episodes 450+
Production
Executive producer(s) Vin Di Bona
Camera setup Videotape; Multi-camera
(studio segments)
Running time 60 minutes (1989 and 1999–2000 specials; 2001–present, series)
30 minutes (1990–1999, series)
Production company(s) Vin Di Bona Productions
ABC Entertainment
Distributor MTM 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)
Broadcast
Original channel ABC
Picture format 480i (SDTV)
720p (HDTV)
(home videos upscaled to widescreen)
Audio format Stereo
Original run November 26, 1989 (1989-11-26) (as a special)
January 14, 1990 (1990-01-14) (as a series) – present
Chronology
Related shows America's Funniest People (1990–1994)
World's Funniest Videos (1996)
Other websites
Official website

America's Funniest Home Videos is a reality-comedy show on ABC. It features funny home videos sent in by viewers.

Reruns[change | change source]

Reruns have aired on YTV in Canada on Saturday nights since 2009.[1]

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