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Whose Line Is It Anyway? (1988–1998)

TV Series | 36 min | Comedy, Game-Show

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, ...See moreA 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 See less
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Seasons
10   |   9   |   8   |   7   |   6   |   5   |   4   |   3  | …   See all
Creators
Mark Leveson (developer) | Dan Patterson (developer)
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Updated Sep 23, 1988

Release date (First episode)
Sep 23, 1988 (United Kingdom)

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59 cast members
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Clive Anderson
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Richard Vranch
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Ryan Stiles
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76
Colin Mochrie
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57
Greg Proops
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50
Tony Slattery
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38
Josie Lawrence
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37
Michael McShane
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31
Stephen Frost
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23
John Sessions
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20
Paul Merton
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15
Brad Sherwood
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12
Sandi Toksvig
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11
Jim Sweeney
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8
Caroline Quentin
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7
Laura Hall
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7
Archie Hahn
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6
Rory Bremner
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6
Ron West
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5
Charles Esten
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5
Steve Steen
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5
Jonathan Pryce
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Jimmy Mulville
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3
Jim Meskimen
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3
Stephen Fry
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3
Niall Ashdown
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3
Karen Maruyama
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3
Wayne Brady
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Mark Cohen
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2
Rory McGrath
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George McGrath
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Jan Ravens
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Griff Rhys Jones
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Catherine O'Hara
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George Wendt
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Phil LaMarr
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Julian Clary
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Peter Cook
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Graeme Garden
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Jon Glover
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Richard Kaplan
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Chris Langham
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Eddie Izzard
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Neil Mullarkey
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Lee Simpson
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Arthur Smith
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Enn Reitel
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Betty Thomas
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Paul Rider
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Denalda Williams
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Jane Brucker
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Samuel Johnson
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Russell Fletcher
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Ardal O'Hanlon
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Debi Durst
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Patrick Bristow
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Debra Wilson
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Martin Hawkins
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8.2 / 10 | 4,867 votes