A British show in which actors and comedians improvise sketches in various "theatre-sports"-type games, based on audience suggestions. The games might include singing a Hoedown about Tory ... See full summary »
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Clive Anderson ...
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A British show in which actors and comedians improvise sketches in various "theatre-sports"-type games, based on audience suggestions. The games might include singing a Hoedown about Tory Politicians, acting out a soap opera as hamsters, becoming bizarre super-heroes, or making up a musical about the life of an audience member. Written by Mark Longmuir <longmuir@labyrinth.net.au>

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Make it up. Make it quick. Make it funny!

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Mike Myers and Steve Carell auditioned for the show but were rejected by the show's producers. See more »

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Josie Lawrence: [planning a prison break] Have you got the guns made out of soap?
Paul Merton: Oh God, I wish I'd known. I've been making soap out of guns!
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Every edition of the show would end with the winner(s) reading out the credits in a style suggested by the host. See more »

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Referenced in Just a Minute: Episode #3.8 (1995) See more »

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13 May 1999 | by (Cranbourne, Australia) – See all my reviews

This is a great show. You never really know what is going to happen next, particularly if Ryan Stiles, Colin Mochrie, Greg Proops and/or Tony Slattery are playing. All the same, I still think the British version is funnier than the American version.


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