We did too in America. Look at this first episode of the "New" Price is Right with Bob Barker in 1972:
And then look at these more recent versions. Poor Drew Cary did not do the show like Bob Barker but he has grown into the part but it isn't the same. Bob Barker was just plain funny; Drew isn't:
Even in his old age, (mid 80's here) Bob Barker knew how to tease contestants and make the show funny! This is a classic example of thousands through Barker's more than 35 years on the daily game show! He was/is an icon in America still going strong in his 90's! But continue to look at how contestants dressed in recent years compared to the first show!
Bob's successor, Drew Cary, just doesn't know how to do it! He's more cut and dry. This is when he loss weight: