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Conan O’Brien interview on the Late Show

Conan O’Brien interview on the Late Show

Conan O’Brien stopped by the Ed Sullivan Theatre in May. He talked to Dave about his TBS talk show amongst other things. Conan hasn’t been interviewed by Dave since the whole debacle of The Tonight Show and Leno reclaiming the host spot on that programme. Watch the interview in full:

Conan visits the Late Show this week

Conan visits the Late Show this week

Conan O’Brien stops by the Ed Sullivan Theatre this Thursday for a chat with Dave. This will be the first visit between the two former Late Night hosts since Conan’s appearance on Dave’s show 13 years ago. This will be a very interesting interview considering we all know how Dave and Conan feel about Jay Leno after he took The Tonight Show back from O’Brien in the controversial move by NBC. Conan now hosts his own talk show on cable…

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Conan signs new two-year deal with TBS

Conan signs new two-year deal with TBS

Conan has signed a new deal with TBS to keep him with the channel through to April 2014. The new two-year deal will keep him on the basic cable channel with his popular late night talk show which premiered in November 2010 following his popular theatre tour and of course prior to that the furore that was his controversial Tonight Show axing by NBC. A press release from TBS says “Since premiering in November 2010, CONAN has been a hit…

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Conan O’Brien Can’t Stop available on DVD now

Conan O’Brien Can’t Stop available on DVD now

Conan O’Brien Can’t Stop is now available to buy on DVD. The film is a documentary about his time after departing NBC’s The Tonight Show and him enbarking on a huge 32-city music & comedy theatre tour throughout America. As Conan was banned from TV for six months when he was forced out of The Tonight Show, his theatre tour was called The Legally Prohibited From Being Funny On Television Tour. The documentary sees Conan deal with his emotions when…

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Conan delivers Dartmouth commencement speech

Conan delivers Dartmouth commencement speech

Conan O’Brien delivered the commencement speech at Dartmouth College earlier this month. He opened up about many aspects of his career at NBC and now TBS, and the bits in between. Way back in the 1940s there was a very, very funny man named Jack Benny. He was a giant star, easily one of the greatest comedians of his generation. And a much younger man named Johnny Carson wanted very much to be Jack Benny. In some ways he was,…

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Conan documentary film released next month

Conan documentary film released next month

The new documentary film Conan O’Brien Can’t Stop will be released in US cinemas on the 24th June. It’s unlikely to be released in the UK but should be available on DVD. The film shows Conan on his 32-city music and comedy show tour across the US, and all of the drama surrounding him leaving NBC’s Tonight Show. The film was highly regarded when it previewed at SXSW event in Texas earlier this year. Check out the official film website…

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