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Improvisational musician Laura Hall, who appeared in the final season of the UK original, joined the original U. format for its entire run and performed piano and keyboards in games featuring improvisational singing by the cast members.
From the second season onward, other musicians joined Hall – Linda Taylor made frequent appearances playing guitar and occasionally keyboards, while Cece Worrall-Rubin, Anne King, Candy Girard, and Anna Wanselius appeared alongside Hall (and sometimes also Taylor) on occasion.
Stiles is the most prolific performer in the history of Whose Line? The show consists of a panel of four performers who create characters, scenes, and songs on the spot, in the style of short-form improvisation games.
, having made 76 appearances in the British version, and only having missed two episodes since the start of the run in the U. Colin Mochrie is the only performer to have appeared in every episode of the U. Topics for the games are based on either audience suggestions or predetermined prompts from the host, who would set up a game and situation that the performers would improvise.
At the conclusion of each episode, a winner or several winners were chosen arbitrarily by Carey.
performer Ryan Stiles, a co-star on The Drew Carey Show.He would reiterate this at the beginning of, and multiple times throughout, each episode by describing Whose Line as "the show where everything's made up and the points don't matter".The style of the games were varied (see Games, below).Carey convinced ABC to air test episodes in the United States.The show turned into an inexpensive hit (though less so than the British version), and ABC kept Carey on as host.