On this day in 1993, Late Night with Conan O'Brien first aired on NBC. Twenty-five years later, the first episode has been released online in its entirety.
It's quite a time capsule. His first guests were John Goodman, Drew Barrymore, and Tony Randall (with Goodman being the first-first guest -- see photo below).
Something to look forward to: In January 2019, the complete online archive of the show will be made available. In the meantime, take a look at the audition that landed Conan the Late Night spot.
You may remember that, in Japan, you can rent fake family members to fight loneliness (or for other reasons, like you want your kid to have a “dad”). Well, Conan O’Brien has been filming in Japan and, while in Tokyo, he hired a new wife, daughter, and father. He told them right from the start […]
Team Coco has announced that Conan O’Brien is going on an 18-U.S.-city stand-up comedy tour with his “funniest friends.” Info below (links mine): Tickets Go on Sale Friday, September 28 Featuring Rory Scovel, James Veitch, Marina Franklin, and Flula Borg. Fri, Nov 2 – Washington, D.C. (Warner Theatre) Sat, Nov 3 – Atlantic City (The […]
Conan O’Brien and his show’s associate producer Jordan Schlansky recently traveled to Italy together. According to Conan, Jordan is a “self-proclaimed expert of all things Italian,” as he’s traveled there before 30 different times. Their road trip — in a tiny red vintage Fiat, no less — began in Florence and ended in Naples, the […]
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