Allen Albert Funt
Allen Albert Funt (September 16, 1914 – September 5, 1999) was an American television producer, director, writer and television personality best known as the creator and host of Candid Camera from the 1940s to 1980s, as either a regular television show or a television series of specials.
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Is Allen Funt still alive?
September 5, 1999
Allen Funt / Date of death
Is Peter Funt related to Alan Funt?
“That's real,” Burnett says of the show. “That is true reality television, and I think that's [Funt's] legacy.” Peter Funt began co-hosting episodes of the show with his father in 1987 and eventually became host and producer after Allen Funt's retirement in 1993.
How old is Alan Funt?
84 years (1914–1999)
Allen Funt / Age at death
Who was the first presenter of Candid Camera?
An updated version of the classic TV show. Original host Allen Funt's son, Peter Funt, takes over as the host of this program featuring ordinary people being filmed in unusual situations.
Candid Camera · Allen Funt (1948–92) · Arthur Godfrey (1960–61) · Durward Kirby (1961–66) · Dorothy Collins (1961–63) · Bess Myerson (1966–1967) · John Bartholomew ...
Camera setup: Single camera
Original network: ABC (1948–49; 1974); NBC (1949–51; 1954-59; 1983); Syndication (1951–54; 1974-79; 1991-92); CBS (1959...
Original release: Original version: 1948 –1954; 1960 version: 1960 –1967; The New Candid Camera: 1974 –1979; The Candid ...
No. of episodes: 1,000+
Jul 6, 2015 · "Candid Camera" host Peter Funt will share his favorite memories from the show at "Candid Camera: Eight Decades of Smiles," playing July 11 ...
Aug 14, 2021 · Allen Funt was an icon by the time he played himself in 1971 on Lucille Ball's series Here's Lucy. If you can follow this, Allen Funt plays an ...
Candid Camera's official home, featuring the best clips by Peter Funt and the Candid Camera team during decades of making people smile!
Person: Peter Funt
Aug 14, 2012 · Allen Funt, creator and original host of the landmark television series Candid Camera, perfected an art that has entertained people for ...
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Candid Camera: With Allen Funt, Durward Kirby, Sid Raymond, Dorothy Collins. Unsuspecting people are placed in confusing, impossible, embarrassing, ...
Sep 18, 2018 · During his remarkable career, Allen Funt hosted “Candid Camera” on ABC, NBC, CBS, HBO and Playboy. (I've hosted the series on CBS, PAX and TV ...
Jul 28, 2022 · The documentary, written and directed by Allen's son, Peter Funt, paints a picture of the former producer and host of the popular hidden-camera ...
Candid Camera, the first and longest running reality-based comedy program, premiered on ABC 10 August 1948 under its original radio title Candid Microphone.