As cheesy as it feels to add a Narrator as a character, it definitely makes sense for Arrested Development. Ron Howard, the producer of the show, narrates the show and even appears on screen in a cameo. He sometimes tells the facts, sometimes makes stuff up, but is always there to keep you entertained.
Tobias recently lost his medical license for administering C.P.R. to a person who, as it turns out, was not having a heart attack.Narrator
Narrator: And Michael finds it difficult to get his father out of jail.
Michael: You love it here?
George Sr.: Oh, I'm having the time of my life. Hey, T-Bone.