Whose Line Is It Anyway? (1998–2006)

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Improvisational comedy game show in which four players act out various comic games and sketches.

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 4 nominations. See more awards »
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 Herself (92 episodes, 1999-2006)
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An American version of the popular British improvisational comedy show. Host Drew Carey, taking suggestions from the audience, assigns roles and scenarios to the comedian contestants, who must then improvise a skit on the spot. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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American version of a British TV show (Whose Line Is It Anyway? (1988)) which, in turn, was based on a BBC Radio 4 radio show. See more »

Quotes

[playing Questions Only]
Ryan Stiles: [singing off key] Do you know-oooh?
Colin Mochrie: Can you play that in key?
Ryan Stiles: What key would you like it in?
Colin Mochrie: G or F?
[buzz]
Colin Mochrie: .
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Crazy Credits

Every episode beginning with Season 2 would end with the winner(s) reading out the credits in a style suggested by Drew Carey. See more »

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Spin-off Green Screen Show (2004) See more »

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this is the funniest TV show ever
24 June 2005 | by (Pennsylvania,US) – See all my reviews

I watch Whose Line Is It Anyway? every night at 10 and it is fantastic and original. I don't care if they show the same episodes all the time, they just never get old. This is one of my favorite game shows, mainly because it's improvising and it's actually funny. As I hope everyone does, I have a list of my favorite games on this show like: News Flash, Let's Make a Date, Hoe Down, Weird Newscasters, Hollywood Directors, Scenes From a Hat, and many others. Trust me, this show is a real treat that will keep you laughing the entire half-an-hour you're watching it. Personally, my favorite actor on that show is Ryan Stiles, and I give the show 1,000 points. 10/10* This is TV's best show!


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