Fox has ordered an additional eight episodes of its unscripted comedy series World’s Funniest Fails. Hosted by Brooklyn Nine-Nine’s Terry Crews, the series is inspired by YouTube channel, FailArmy, and showcases the best “epic fail” viral videos. Each week a panel of comedians choose their favorite “fail” videos and try to convince Crews to pick theirs as “Fail of the Week”; Crews crowns the winner. World’s Funniest Fails is produced by dick clark productions, and Jukin Media which owns and operates FailArmy – a Top 100 YouTube channel with more than six million subscribers and one billion total video views.
World’s Funniest Fails, which premiered January 16, ranks No. 1 in its time period among men 18-34 (tie), teens (tie) and No. 2 among adults 18-34 (tie). It has improved upon Fox’s prior season average in the time period with entertainment programming in adults 18-49 (+38%), adults 18-34 (+60%), teens (+50%) and overall audience (+45%).
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