Norm Macdonald’s one-minute audition for “The Late Late Show” on CBS (thanks to Conan)
"This job looks easy," Norm Macdonald told Conan O'Brien, gesturing to O'Brien's role behind the desk as host of Conan. "Do you have the chops to do it?" O'Brien asked Wednesday night. "I've been studying it like a Jesuit," Macdonald said of the tasks required to host a late-night TV talk show -- wh... [Read More]
AMC goes bowling with Chris Hardwick and friends for new TV show
With Breaking Bad spinoff talk show, Talking Bad now a thing in the past, Chris Hardwick has a lot of time on his hands now that he only hosts two TV shows. Well, have no fear, Hardwick will again become a hosting triple threat. In addition to hosting Talking Dead and Comedy Central’s @Midnigh... [Read More]
A Reunion and a New Sketch from 'Late Night with Conan's Writers
by Ramsey Ess Well, the Paley Center has been temporarily closed due to repairs (it's reopened now) so instead of dipping into the archives, today we head over to the gross Gowanus Canal in Brooklyn to Littlefield, home of Scott Rogowsky's weekly live talk show "Running Late." On April 30th, 2014, h... [Read More]
Conan O'Brien Will Call TBS Home Through at Least 2018
by Megh Wright TBS announced in a press release today that they've renewed Conan O'Brien's late night talk show Conan through 2018. Since Conan premiered back in 2010 it's scored quite the audience for TBS, bringing a younger median age viewership than any other hour-long late night talk show and av... [Read More]
TBS renews “Conan” through 2018
At today's Upfronts presentation for TBS and TNT, the cable networks announced they're keeping Team Coco in business through 2018 with another three-year contract extension for Conan. And throughout Burbank's Team Coco HQ, and everywhere fans of Conan O'Brien, Andy Richter and the rest of the team e... [Read More]
Conan O’Brien and Team Coco bid farewell to longtime writer Matt O’Brien
We're down to only one O'Brien on the writing staff of Conan now. O'Brien the Conan bid farewell Tuesday night to Matt O'Brien, who'd written for Conan on Late Night with Conan O'Brien, The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien and Conan. As you can see from this clip reel, the other O'Brien will be misse... [Read More]
Conan O’Brien and Team Coco launching a record label
Conan O'Brien recorded a couple of music sessions on vinyl in 2010 for Third Man Records when he was making the transition from NBC to TBS, from The Tonight Show to Conan. Now he and Team Coco are ready make their own records. Or CDs, mp3s or whatever you kids are calling them these days since they'... [Read More]
Conan O’Brien to launch comedy label, first release to be Ian Edwards debut
Conan O’Brien‘s is going to launch a new comedy label this June. Today, Conan’s production company Team Coco announced their plans to form a comedy label and launch it with the debut stand-up album release from the one and only Ian Edwards. Edward’s album, 100% Half Assed was... [Read More]
Team Coco Is Launching a Comedy Label This Summer
by Megh Wright Conan O'Brien has always been one to help spotlight up-and-coming standups, and Deadline reports that Team Coco is planning to take that even further by launching a comedy label this summer. The company says the idea for the new record label "was born of a desire to help shine a spotl... [Read More]
Chelsea Handler tells Conan she hasn’t decided what to do after quitting Chelsea Lately, E!
Timing really is everything. One minute media is speculating that you're taking a job with Netflix; the next, one of your fellow late-night TV hosts announces his retirement. In between, you're on Conan, trying to clarify your own "retirement" plans. You, in this case, are Chelsea Handler. And on Mo... [Read More]