Despite this, most hardcore improvisors still look down on Whose Line as a form of cheap, go-for-the-laughs improvisation for the masses.
So they condemn it for being exactly what it was intended to be from day one? Okay...
As for Aisha Tyler, she's shown time and again (mostly on Talk Soup
) that she gets this type of comedy. If people are basing their opinions on her appearances on crap like Friends
or The Talk
, you're definitely not seeing her in her element. For something more current then Talk Soup
you just have to look at Archer
where, even when playing the straight woman, she's hilarious as hell.
There's also this music video