TV Series | | 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 ... See full summary »
Mike Myers and Steve Carell auditioned for the show but were rejected by the show's producers.
Welcome to 'World Leaders', my name is David Frost. I bring you world leaders, no matter what the cost.
Rory Bremner: I'm a sort of world leader, I'm a pleasant kind of a feller.
Rory Bremner: But I'm an even nicer bloke, my name's Nelson Mandella.
Every edition of the show would end with the winner(s) reading out the credits in a style suggested by the host.
The series made its Canadian TV debut on the youth-oriented cable network YTV. As a result, some episodes were extensively edited in order to removed offensive language and innuendo. Some of the final episodes, which were taped on the same set as the US version, were broadcast as part of the American series.