Whose Line Is It Anyway?. Clive Anderson. Copyright: BBC.

Whose Line Is It Anyway?

BBC Radio 4 panel show of improvisational comedy. 6 episodes (1 series) in 1988. Stars Clive Anderson, John Sessions and Stephen Fry.

Whose Line Is It Anyway?

The original BBC radio version of the improvisational panel game

Genre
Panel Show
Broadcast
1988
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Episodes
6   (1 series)
Creators
Dan Patterson and Mark Leveson
Starring
Clive Anderson, John Sessions and Stephen Fry
Producer
Dan Patterson

Before Whose Line is it Anyway? became a massive success on Channel 4, it started as a series on BBC Radio 4. This series contained many of the same games that appeared in the television version, such as 'Authors', 'Every Other Line' and 'Rap'.

Clive Anderson was the host (as ever), with John Sessions and Stephen Fry acting as regular players.

Production Details

Production company
Also known as
  • Whose Line
  • WLIIA? (Acronym)
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Saturday 2nd January 1988 on BBC Radio 4 at 11:30pm
Last new broadcast
Saturday 6th February 1988 on BBC Radio 4 at 11:30pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes
Last repeat
Wednesday 28th November 2018 at 4:00am on Radio 4 Extra

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