"AMERICA'S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS" KICKS OFF
ITS 19TH SEASON ON ABC, SUNDAY, OCTOBER 5
This Season's Grand Prize: Membership in the Disney Vacation Club for 50 Years
"Episode No. 1901" -- "America's Funniest Home Videos" kicks off its 19th season with all-new footage of what happens when adults, children and even inanimate objects are at their spontaneous best, SUNDAY, OCTOBER 5 (7:00-8:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network. Hosted by Tom Bergeron, "America's Funniest Home Videos" is the longest-running primetime show in ABC history. Season premiere highlights include clips of the painful hilarity that ensues when men get their hair waxed; a little boy getting some unwanted help from his brother when making his first jump off a diving board; a puppy going to great lengths to avoid a bath and a deer giving a man a swift kick in the� head.
The winner of this year's best video will receive the Grand Prize: a membership in Disney Vacation Club! The winner will have the opportunity to enjoy a choice of vacations from hundreds of destinations around the world every year for 50 years! Imagine taking a family vacation at the Walt Disney World� Resort in Florida or a romantic cruise to the Caribbean with Disney Cruise Line�. You could see the Eiffel Tower in Paris one year, then be relaxing on the beautiful beaches of Hawaii the next. These are only a few of the choices this season's Grand Prize winner will have with this incredible prize.
Plus, throughout the year "AFHV" will be giving viewers at home a chance to win three years of family vacations at their choice of select destinations around the world courtesy of Disney Vacation Club.
In its 19 seasons to date, "America's Funniest Home Videos" has given away over $10 million in prize money and evaluated more than half a million videotapes from home viewers. Viewers wishing to submit home videos to "America's Funniest Home Videos" should visit www.ABC.com for details. Vin Di Bona is executive producer, with Todd Thicke and Michele Nasraway serving as co-executive producers.
"America's Funniest Home Videos" is broadcast with Spanish subtitles via secondary closed captioning. This program carries a TV-PG parental guideline.