Fox Orders Eight Additional ‘World’s Funniest Fails’ Episodes

“Brooklyn Nine-Nine” star, athlete and Old Spice spokesman Terry Crews hosts the unscripted series

Terry Crews on World's Funniest Fails

Fox has put in an order for eight more episodes of its unscripted comedy series “World’s Funniest Fails.”

“Brooklyn Nine-Nine” star Terry Crews hosts the series, inspired by the YouTube channel FailArmy, which attempts to send “epic fails” viral. The Fox show includes a panel of comedians who discuss the blunders and eventually decide upon a “Fail of the Week.”

The unscripted show ranks #1 in its time period among Men 18-34 (tie), Teens (tie) and No. 2 among Adults 18-34 (tie) and has improved upon the network’s prior season average in the time period with entertainment programming in Adults 18-49 (+38%), Adults 18-34 (+60%), Teens (+50%) and Total Viewers (+45%).

“World’s Funniest Fails” is produced by dick clark productions (dcp) and Jukin Media. Allen Shapiro, CEO of dick clark productions; Mike Mahan, President of dick clark productions; Jonathan Skogmo, Founder and CEO of Jukin Media; Josh Entman, Cofounder and Chief Development Officer of Jukin Media; and Nicolle Yaron serve as executive producers. Mark Bracco, EVP of Programming and Development for dick clark productions; Assaf Blecher, VP of Programming and Development for dick clark productions and Aliyah Silverstein serve as co-executive producers.

Crews has had an impressive career as both a professional athlete and an actor. In addition to playing Sgt. Terry Jeffords on “Brooklyn Nine-Nine,” he has been seen in films such as “The Expendables,” “Bridesmaids” and “The 6th Day.” The former NFL player also hosts the syndicated game show “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire.”

FailArmy, owned and operated by Jukin Media, is a Top 100 YouTube channel with more than six million subscribers and one billion total video views.

“World’s Funniest Fail” airs Fridays at 8 p.m. on Fox.