Why? Just why? Keeping Moss but losing everyone else and replacing them with identical people is just … AAARRGGHH!
(Here’s an old post by Graham Linehan, the writer/creator, on the US version. I should point out that this pilot is from 2007 and wasn’t picked up mostly due to network issues in the US and apparently they’re working on a new, different US version at the moment.
For another even more shocking demonstration in how to ruin comedy with bas casting and simply atrocious comic timing, here’s the 2008 German version (Guys with Mice)