Norwegian 'fox' video chalks up 15 million hits

A Norwegian video featuring a Norwegian comedian mimicking the sounds of a fox has become a surprise internet hit

Ylvis‘ music video “The Fox” has had more than 15 million hits on You Tube in just one week.

The video is the brainchild of Baard and Vegard Ylvisaaker, known as the Ylvis brothers, who while trying to come up with ideas for a new TV show, pondered the question: "What does the fox say?"