Funny or Die Presents is a unique creation originating from the funny bones of well known comedians Will Ferrell
and his super side kick Adam McKay
. These guys also claim to have started the popular Funny or Die website. The show premiered in February 2010 and has a diehard viewer base.
In June of 2008 HBO bought a considerable share of the website Funnyordie.com and that is when Funny or Die Presents was born. As part of the deal a minimum of 10 episodes had been commissioned to be broadcasted on HBO.
The show is made up of a string of comedy sketches of various lengths or it can even be one full length sketch. The show is now known as FOD and is presented in a format that appears as if you’re viewing a television network. The television network is called “Funny or Die Network” and each sketch is like a show or mini-series on this network.
The show Funny or Die Presents utilizes a lot of computer technology and is now at the forefront leading The Way
in comedy programming. It has become a network unto itself and there is currently nothing else like it on television, cable or the internet.