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Conan O’Brien

Born: 1963

Biography

Conan Christopher O'Brien (born April 18, 1963) is an American television host, comedian, writer, producer and performer. He is currently the host of Conan, a late-night talk show that airs on the American cable television station TBS. O'Brien was born in Brookline, Massachusetts and raised in an Irish Catholic family. He landed his first comedy job as a writer for the sketch comedy series Not Necessarily the News, after first serving as president of the Harvard Lampoon while attending Harvard University. After graduating, he moved to Los Angeles, where he wrote for several comedy shows, and later moved to New York City to work on the writing staff of Saturday Night Live, and later for The Simpsons. O'Brien went on to serve as host of Late Night with Conan O'Brien from 1993 to 2009, before going on to host the short-lived The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien for seven months. He is the only personality to ever serve as host for both the NBC Late Night and Tonight Show franchises. On April 12, 2010, it was announced that O'Brien would begin hosting a new late-night talk show on cable TV network TBS. Conan premiered on November 8, 2010.
Known For Acting
Gender Male
Place of Birth Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Resources

Movies

America: A Tribute to Heroes

Self in America: A Tribute to Heroes

The Great Buck Howard

Conan O’Brien in The Great Buck Howard

Conan O'Brien Can't Stop

Self in Conan O'Brien Can't Stop

Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy

Self (archive footage) in Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy

Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode III

Zuckuss (voice) in Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode III

Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 2

David Endocrine (voice) in Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 2

The Rutles 2: Can't Buy Me Lunch

Self - Interviewee in The Rutles 2: Can't Buy Me Lunch

Johnny Carson: King of Late Night

Self in Johnny Carson: King of Late Night

Late Night with Conan O'Brien: The Best of Triumph the Insult Comic Dog

Himself in Late Night with Conan O'Brien: The Best of Triumph the Insult Comic Dog

Inequality for All

Self (archive footage) in Inequality for All

Pittsburgh

Self in Pittsburgh

Sharktopus vs. Pteracuda

Conan O'Brien in Sharktopus vs. Pteracuda

George Lopez: It's Not Me, It's You

Himself in George Lopez: It's Not Me, It's You

Being Canadian

Self in Being Canadian

How to Lose Weight in 4 Easy Steps!

Craig in How to Lose Weight in 4 Easy Steps!

The Lego Batman Movie

The Riddler / Edward Nygma (voice) in The Lego Batman Movie

Sandy Wexler

Testimonial in Sandy Wexler

Batman: The Dark Knight Returns

David Endochrine (voice) in Batman: The Dark Knight Returns

Thank You, Del: The Story of the Del Close Marathon

Self in Thank You, Del: The Story of the Del Close Marathon

This Is Bob Hope...

Self in This Is Bob Hope...

The Simpsons 20th Anniversary Special - In 3D! On Ice!

Himself in The Simpsons 20th Anniversary Special - In 3D! On Ice!

Fyre

Self (archive footage) in Fyre

Fyre Fraud

Himself (Archival Footage) in Fyre Fraud

Dads

Self in Dads

Clear History

Conan O'Brien in Clear History

Vanilla Sky

Conan O'Brien in Vanilla Sky

Scenes from a Parish

Himself in Scenes from a Parish

Comedy Central Roast of Denis Leary

Himself in Comedy Central Roast of Denis Leary

Give It Up for Greg Giraldo

Self in Give It Up for Greg Giraldo

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

Conan O'Brien in The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

Thunderstruck

Conan O'Brien (uncredited) in Thunderstruck

Gigantic (A Tale of Two Johns)

Himself in Gigantic (A Tale of Two Johns)

Bewitched

Conan O'Brien in Bewitched

Becoming

Self in Becoming

You Cannot Kill David Arquette

Self (archive footage) in You Cannot Kill David Arquette

Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode II

Zuckuss (voice) in Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode II

Now You See Me

Conan O’Brien in Now You See Me

Pootie Tang

Conan O’Brien (uncredited) in Pootie Tang

Love & Other Drugs

Self (archive footage) (uncredited) in Love & Other Drugs

Book of Shadows: Blair Witch 2

Self (archive footage) in Book of Shadows: Blair Witch 2

Sam & Mattie Make a Zombie Movie

Himself in Sam & Mattie Make a Zombie Movie

The Mitchells vs. the Machines

Glaxxon 5000 (voice) in The Mitchells vs. the Machines

Movie Sound Effects: How Do They Do That?

The Riddler (voice) in Movie Sound Effects: How Do They Do That?

VH1 Rock Honors: The Who

Self in VH1 Rock Honors: The Who

Showbiz Kids

Self (archive footage) in Showbiz Kids

Storytelling

Himself in Storytelling

Turn Every Page - The Adventures of Robert Caro and Robert Gottlieb

Self in Turn Every Page - The Adventures of Robert Caro and Robert Gottlieb

Norm Macdonald: Nothing Special

Self in Norm Macdonald: Nothing Special

Tomorrow Night

Himself in Tomorrow Night

Robot Chicken: Star Wars

Zuckuss / Ponda Baba's Boss (voice) in Robot Chicken: Star Wars

Laurie Kilmartin: 45 Jokes About My Dead Dad

Himself in Laurie Kilmartin: 45 Jokes About My Dead Dad

Please Don't Destroy: The Treasure of Foggy Mountain

Farley in Please Don't Destroy: The Treasure of Foggy Mountain

Weird: The Al Yankovic Story

Andy Warhol in Weird: The Al Yankovic Story

Show Business Is My Life (But I Can't Prove It)

Self in Show Business Is My Life (But I Can't Prove It)

Sesame Street: Elmopalooza!

Self (uncredited) in Sesame Street: Elmopalooza!

Public Speaking

Self (archive footage) in Public Speaking

I'm Still Here

Conan O'Brien (archive footage) (uncredited) in I'm Still Here

Marcel the Shell with Shoes On

Self (archive footage) in Marcel the Shell with Shoes On

Earth to America

Self in Earth to America

Money Shot: The Pornhub Story

Self (archive footage) (uncredited) in Money Shot: The Pornhub Story

Meat Loaf - A Celebration Of Life

Self in Meat Loaf - A Celebration Of Life

The Last Laugh

Self in The Last Laugh

Albert Brooks: Defending My Life

Self in Albert Brooks: Defending My Life

2002://complicated

Self in 2002://complicated

NBC 75th Anniversary Special

Self in NBC 75th Anniversary Special

Rodney Dangerfield's 75th Birthday Toast

in Rodney Dangerfield's 75th Birthday Toast

Themself in "The Simpsons" Writers Reunion -- Serious Jibber-Jabber with Conan O'Brien

Queer Duck: The Movie

Conan O'Brien (voice) in Queer Duck: The Movie

TV Shows

Futurama

Conan O'Brien in Futurama

Andy Richter Controls the Universe

in Andy Richter Controls the Universe

The Single Guy

in The Single Guy

The View

Self in The View

The Daily Show

Self in The Daily Show

The Office

Conan O'Brien in The Office

Spin City

Conan O'Brien in Spin City

Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist

in Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist

LateLine

in LateLine

Late Night with Conan O'Brien

Self - Host in Late Night with Conan O'Brien

30 Rock

Conan O'Brien in 30 Rock

Stargate SG-1

in Stargate SG-1

O'Grady

in O'Grady

DAG

in DAG

The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien

Himself - Host in The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien

The Emmy Awards

Self in The Emmy Awards

Arliss

in Arliss

Clipped

Red-Head Customer in Clipped

One More Happy Ending

Goldfish/ as himself in One More Happy Ending

Sesame Street

in Sesame Street

The Simpsons

Conan O'Brien (voice) in The Simpsons

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno

Self in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno

The Colbert Report

in The Colbert Report

Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis

Self in Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis

Saturday Night Live

Self - Host in Saturday Night Live

Talking Dead

Himself in Talking Dead

Maron

Himself in Maron

Conan

Self - Host in Conan

Die Harald Schmidt Show

Self in Die Harald Schmidt Show

The History of Comedy

Self in The History of Comedy

The Rosie O'Donnell Show

Self in The Rosie O'Donnell Show

Web Therapy

Conan O'Brien in Web Therapy

Saturday Night Live

Self in Saturday Night Live

Family Guy

Conan O'Brien (voice) in Family Guy

The Dick Cavett Show

Self - Guest in The Dick Cavett Show

Silicon Valley

Conan O'Brien in Silicon Valley

The Late Show with Stephen Colbert

Self in The Late Show with Stephen Colbert

Late Night with Jimmy Fallon

Self in Late Night with Jimmy Fallon

Friends

Himself - Host in Friends

Inside Comedy

Self in Inside Comedy

Final Space

Clarence (voice) in Final Space

60 Minutes

Self in 60 Minutes

The Story of Late Night

Self in The Story of Late Night

How I Met Your Mother

Bar Patron (uncredited) in How I Met Your Mother

Space Ghost Coast to Coast

Self in Space Ghost Coast to Coast

Murderville

Conan O'Brien in Murderville

The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling

Self in The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling

Space Ghost Coast to Coast

in Space Ghost Coast to Coast

Web Therapy

Conan O'Brien in Web Therapy

Sobreviví

Self in Sobreviví

Inside the Actors Studio

in Inside the Actors Studio

History 101

Self (archive footage) in History 101

NFL Honors

Himself in NFL Honors

Primetime Glick

in Primetime Glick

Saturday Night Live

Self - Cameo (uncredited) in Saturday Night Live

Conan O'Brien Must Go

Self - Host in Conan O'Brien Must Go

The Chris Rock Show

in The Chris Rock Show

MTV Movie & TV Awards

Self / Host in MTV Movie & TV Awards

Ke$ha: My Crazy Beautiful Life

Self in Ke$ha: My Crazy Beautiful Life

The Penguins of Madagascar

Kuchikukan (voice) in The Penguins of Madagascar

SmartLess: On the Road

in SmartLess: On the Road

Variety Studio: Actors on Actors

Self in Variety Studio: Actors on Actors

The Late Late Show

Self in The Late Late Show

Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen

Self - Guest in Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen

Curb Your Enthusiasm

Conan O'Brien in Curb Your Enthusiasm

Hot Ones

Self in Hot Ones

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

Self in The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

Arrested Development

Conan O'Brien in Arrested Development