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Whose Line Is It Anyway?: Renewed for Season Five on The CW

Do you know what you'll do next summer? The CW does. The network has renewed its Whose Line Is It Anyway TV show for a fifth season on The CW. This will be the show's 13th season overall.Aisha Tyler hosts the improv comedy series, featuring Ryan Stiles, Wayne Brady, Colin Mochrie, and weekly guest comedians. Dan Patterson, Mark Leveson, Jimmy Mulville, Stiles, Brady, and Mochrie executive produce.Read More…
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‘Whose Line Is It Anyway?’ ‘Penn & Teller,’ ‘Masters of Illusion’ Renewed by CW

‘Whose Line Is It Anyway?’ ‘Penn & Teller,’ ‘Masters of Illusion’ Renewed by CW
The CW has renewed unscripted series “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” “Penn & Teller: Fool Us,” and “Masters of Illusion,” the network announced Monday. The shows will return for their traditional summer runs on the broadcaster in 2017.

Hosted by Aisha Tyler and starring Ryan Stiles, Wayne Brady and Colin Mochrie, “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” will return for a fifth season. Hailing from Angst Productions and Hat Trick Productions, the improv-comedy series is executive produced by Dan Patterson, Mark Leveson, Jimmy Mulville, Stiles, Brady and Mochrie. It was created by Dan Patterson and Mark Leveson.

Heading into its fourth season, “Penn & Teller: Fool Us” star Penn & Teller in a competition show in which magicians from around the world visit Las Vegas and attempt to fool the titular duo. The show is created and produced by 117 Productions and September Films, and executive produced by Penn Jillette, Teller, Peter Adam Golden, and Andrew Golder. The
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Whose Line Is it Anyway?: Season 12 of CW Series Returns in May

Pssst. This is your cue. Season 12 of The CW's Whose Line Is it Anyway? TV series premieres Monday, May 23, 2016 at 9:00pm Et/Pt. Host Aisha Tyler returns with Ryan Stiles, Wayne Brady, and Colin Mochrie. Each episode also features a special guest who takes part in the improv game.

From Angst Productions and Hat Trick Productions, Whose Line Is it Anyway? is executive produced by co-creators Dan Patterson and Mark Leveson, along with Jimmy Mulville, Ryan Stiles, and Wayne Brady.

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Classic improvised comedy show Whose Line is It Anyway? is headed to the West End

The classic improvised comedy show Whose Line is It Anyway? is headed to the West End.

A new stage show - featuring stars of the original TV programme - will run at the Adelphi Theatre for two weeks from June 20.

Co-creators Dan Patterson and Mark Leveson will oversee the show, with regulars Colin Mochrie, Josie Lawrence, Greg Proops, Brad Sherwood and host Clive Anderson all set to appear.

The original show saw comedians act out improvised sketches and skits based on suggestions from the audience.

Anderson said: "It's great to be back in charge of the iconic Whose Line Is It Anyway? - joining up with some of the show's most impressive improvisers to play many of its best-loved games, together with some exciting new features, devised by its original creators.

"Expect all the fun of the television programme - only this time live on stage!"

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TCA: The CW Renews Revived ‘Whose Line’ For Second Season

TCA: The CW Renews Revived ‘Whose Line’ For Second Season
After the rebooted version of “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” secured solid ratings for the net, the CW has invested in a second season of the improv comedy show, ordering 24 new halfhour episodes.

“It’s clear that viewers are as excited to have ‘Whose Line’ back on the air as we are,” said CW topper Mark Pedowitz. “We have wanted to bring comedy back to The CW for a long time, and Aisha, Wayne, Colin and Ryan have brought funny to the network in a big way. We’re very excited to have them back for another season.”

“Whose Line,” which initially ran for eight seasons on ABC, bowed on the CW earlier this month, with its preem episode delivering the CW its most viewers in five years in its timeslot. “Whose Line” airs Tuesday nights at 8 p.m.

“Whose Line” is produced by Angst Prods. and Hat Trick Prods.
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CW Brings Back ‘Whose Line Is It Anyway?’ For Summer Run, Aisha Tyler To Host

Improvisational comedy series Whose Line Is It Anyway?, which had a successful eight-season run on ABC, is coming back to American television, this time on the CW. The network has picked up a new take on the British format to air this summer. Comedian Aisha Tyler, co-host of The Talk, which airs on the CW sibling CBS, will host. She succeeds Drew Carey, who emceed the ABC version that ran during CW president Mark Pedowitz’s tenure at the network. Returning are Ryan Stiles, Wayne Brady and Colin Mochrie, who starred on the ABC series. The trio, along with a special guest each episode , will go through a series of spontaneous improv games. (Maybe they’ll bring back Richard Simmons, who killed it on a 2003 episode during the show’s ABC run — see the video below.) After each round of improvisation, Tyler will dole out “points” to our four performers
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