Late-night TV talk show hosts, comedians and critics remember Joan Rivers
Almost every comedian I know shared a photo and/or an anecdote about Joan Rivers tonight in the wake of her death at 81, a week after she suffered cardiac arrest and stopped breathing during throat surgery. (Read the obituary of Joan Rivers here) Looking at all of these photos shows just how many li... [Read More]
 
Sketch Anatomy: Brian Stack on the Traveling Salesman and His Many Other 'Conan' Characters
by Megh Wright Welcome to our column Sketch Anatomy, where we ask some of our favorite television writers to choose any sketch — one they personally wrote or one from history they find particularly hilarious, notable, or underappreciated — to learn from a writer's perspective what separa... [Read More]
 
Nathan Fielder and Conan O’Brien talk scandalous Instagrams and Dumb Starbucks
Nathan For You star, Nathan Fielder, stopped by Conan last night. Conan O’Brien asked Fielder to explain his recent Instagram scandal that got his account suspended. Fielder’s response, “You gotta give something back to the fans.” In Fielder’s eyes, fans want pictures o... [Read More]
 
Nathan Fielder and Conan O’Brien talk scandalous Instagrams and Dumb Starbucks
Nathan For You star, Nathan Fielder, stopped by Conan last night. Conan O’Brien asked Fielder to explain his recent Instagram scandal that got his account suspended. Fielder’s response, “You gotta give something back to the fans.” In Fielder’s eyes, fans want pictures o... [Read More]
 
Jimmy Fallon, Conan O’Brien, Seth Meyers, and Jimmy Kimmel pay late night tributes to Robin Williams
Many are still reeling from the loss of Robin Williams, many shared their favorite TV and movie moments, comedians remembered his humor and kindness. Williams was a guest on late night television for decades, making legendary appearances on pretty much all of the shows. While this week is a relative... [Read More]
 
Conan O’Brien and Will Arnett react to Robin Williams’ death during show taping
Yesterday we all heard the terrible news the death of Robin Williams and the internet exploded with condolences for the comedy icon. Last night during Conan, host Conan O’Brien learned of the news near the end of the show’s taping. O’Brien the delivered the sad news to his studio a... [Read More]
 
Watch Conan O'Brien's Heartfelt Tribute to Robin Williams
by Megh Wright Conan O'Brien was nearly finished taping last night's episode of Conan when news broke of Robin Williams's tragic death, but the late night host still took the time to film a brief tribute to the late comedian. It's a short clip but O'Brien clearly is talking from the heart, and he en... [Read More]
 
Conan O'Brien Set to Perform "The Monorail Song" at the Live 'Simpsons' Event
by Megh Wright News came out last month that Hank Azaria would be hosting a live Simpsons event at Hollywood Bowl in September, and now the mind behind "Marge vs. the Monorail" is also set to make an appearance. In a new interview with Buzzfeed, Conan O'Brien revealed that he has agreed to not only ... [Read More]
 
Conan O'Brien and Brian Stack Want to Make "Anon" a Cool Word Again
by Megh Wright Here's a short and sweet clip from last night's Conan, in which O'Brien and writer Brian Stack state their case for why the word "anon" deserves a glorious comeback. It does sound a lot classier than "turducken." 0 Comments... [Read More]
 
Reggie Watts sings a song about a horse on Conan (video)
There’s so much to learn from this clip. First off, the awesomely talented Reggie Watts was a guest on Conan last night. Watts was there to promote a new album we know nothing about called Scarves & Cabbages. Third his backup players on this video clip are none other than ZZ Top’s Bi... [Read More]