ABC has had 25 years of success with America’s Funniest Home Videos, a series that highlights often embarrassing amateur videos. Will FOX’s new World’s Funniest Fails become a long-running ratings success as well or, will it be cancelled after one season? Stay tuned.
Hosted by Terry Crews, World’s Funniest Fails showcases the best “epic fail” viral videos. Each episode features a panel of celebrities and comedians who analyze videos that have become incredibly popular on the Internet. One is named the “Fail of the Week.”
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5/13 update: FOX has renewed this show for a second season.
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What do you think? Do you like the World’s Funniest Fails TV series? Do you think it should be cancelled or renewed for a second season?