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Conan O'Brien


Conan O'Brien grew up in a large, Irish Catholic family in Massachusetts. At an early age, he began a love of comedy and goofing off, this carried on when he entered the prestigious Harvard University, acting out many pranks in his time, as well as become the president of the Harvard humor magazine, the Harvard Lampoon. After leaving Harvard, ... See full bio »

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Won 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 9 wins & 39 nominations. See more awards »

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  Conan (TV Series) (2 episodes, 2012 - 2014) (written by - 18 episodes, 2010 - 2011)
- Episode #5.2 (2014)
- The Indiscriminate Highlighter (2011) ... (written by)
- The Rise and Fall of John Reisenphal (2011) ... (written by)
  The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien (TV Series) (written by - 131 episodes, 2009 - 2010) (writer - 12 episodes, 2009)
- Episode #1.145 (2010) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.144 (2010) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.143 (2010) ... (written by - uncredited)
- Episode #1.142 (2010) ... (written by - uncredited)
- Episode #1.141 (2010) ... (written by - uncredited)
 1993-2009 Late Night with Conan O'Brien (TV Series) (writer - 2,134 episodes)
- Conan Goes to the Beach (2009) ... (writer)
- The White Stripes (2009) ... (writer)
- Episode #17.32 (2009) ... (writer)
- Jerry Seinfeld/Craig Bierko (2009) ... (writer)
- Episode #17.31 (2009) ... (writer)
  Andy Barker, P.I. (TV Series) (5 episodes, 2007) (writer - 1 episode, 2007)
- The Lady Varnishes (2007) ... (creator)
- The Big No Sleep (2007) ... (creator)
- Dial M for Laptop (2007) ... (creator)
- Three Days of the Chicken (2007) ... (creator)
- Fairway, My Lovely (2007) ... (creator)
 2005 Saturday Night Live: The Best of Jon Lovitz (TV Movie) (uncredited)
 2001 50 Years of NBC Late Night (TV Special documentary)
 1999 Saturday Night Live 25 (TV Special documentary) (uncredited)
 1998 Saturday Night Live: The Best of Phil Hartman (TV Special documentary)
 1992-1993 The Simpsons (TV Series) (written by - 4 episodes)
- Treehouse of Horror IV (1993) ... (written by - as Watch Conan O'Brien)
- Homer Goes to College (1993) ... (written by)
- Marge vs. the Monorail (1993) ... (written by)
- New Kid on the Block (1992) ... (written by)
 1991 Lookwell (TV Movie)
  Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 72 episodes, 1987 - 1991) (additional sketches - 1 episode, 1988)
- George Wendt/Elvis Costello (1991) ... (writer)
- Delta Burke/Chris Isaak (1991) ... (writer)
- Steven Seagal/Michael Bolton (1991) ... (writer)
- Catherine O'Hara/R.E.M. (1991) ... (writer)
- Jeremy Irons/Fishbone (1991) ... (writer)
 1987 The Wilton North Report (TV Series) (1987-1988)
 1987 The Rich Hall Show (TV Movie)
  Not Necessarily the News (TV Series) (4 episodes, 1985 - 1986) (writer - 9 episodes, 1983 - 1987)
- Not Necessarily the Media (1987) ... (writer)
- Inside Washington (1987) ... (writer)
- Inside Entertainment (1987) ... (writer)
- Not Necessarily the Year in Review (1986) ... (writer)
- The Death (1986)
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Other Works:

(7/4/11) Guest programmer on Turner Classic Movies. The movies he chose to air, beginning 8pm Eastern Time, were Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942), The Roaring Twenties (1939), Network (1976), and Duck Soup (1933). See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 26 Interviews | 38 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 8 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Conan ''12 | Conan | Creepy Conan O'Brien | Watch Conan O'Brien

Height:

6' 4" (1.93 m)
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Personal Quote:

If I existed 200 years ago, all the other farmers in my community would be like, 'That guy is worthless! He's sitting on a rock, jumping up like a frog, coming up with weird concepts and ideas, making faces, and combing his hair into a giant pastry.' It's a good thing I was born in this century, when superfluous television seems to be part of the economy. See more »

Trivia:

Worked as a warmup comic for the The Wilton North Report (1987). See more »

Trademark:

Frequently knocks over the microphone at his desk, usually after an awkward moment or brazen joke. See more »

Nickname:

The Conebone See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

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