Whose Line Is It Anyway? (UK)
A panel of four performers & comedians create characters, scenes & songs on the spot, in the style of short-form improvisation games. Topics for games are based on audience suggestions or subjects by the host. The show takes the form of a game show, in which the host arbitrarily assigns points & randomly chooses a winner at the end of each episode.
Last Episode10x11 Series 10 Compilation 2 Aired: Jul. 02, 1998
In Questions Only, Greg, Phil, Colin and Ryan are city boys lost in hillbilly country. In Sound Effects, Colin is a skier, with Ryan providing … [continue reading]
Series Fun Facts
- Began as a radio program on BBC Radio 4 in 1987.
- The animation of the opening titles the show eventually settled on is based on an Italian cartoon shorts series called La Linea (direct translation 'The Line'), which was very popular in…
[show]The animation of the opening titles the show eventually settled on is based on an Italian cartoon shorts series called La Linea (direct translation 'The Line'), which was very popular in Europe from the mid-seventies well into the nineties. It featured almost the exact same type of chalkboard 'single-line' drawn character, only with a round nose rather than pointy.
- Mike Myers and Steve Carell auditioned for the show but were rejected by the show's producers.