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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 8 wins & 42 nominations. See more awards »

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  Conan (TV Series) (2 episodes, 2012 - 2014) (written by - 24 episodes, 2010 - 2016) (created by - 2 episodes, 2015)
- Jane Lynch/Alden Ehrenreich/Andrew Bird (2016) ... (written by)
- The Cast of 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' (2015) ... (written by)
- Aziz Ansari/Lizzy Caplan/Billy Gibbons (2015) ... (written by)
- Zachary Quinto/Brent Morin/Warren Haynes (2015) ... (written by)
 2015 The Flaming C (TV Mini-Series) (created by - 2 episodes)
- Episode 2 (2015) ... (creator)
- Episode 1 (2015) ... (creator)
 2014 2014 MTV Movie Awards (TV Special) (special material 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)
 1997 Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist (TV Series) (additional material - 1 episode)
- Chopper (1997) ... (additional material)
 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:

Print ads: "Got Milk?" campaign. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 26 Interviews | 39 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:

The nightmare is you spend the rest of your life being funny at parties and then people say 'Why didn't you do that when you were on television?' See more »

Trivia:

Close friends with writer Chris Graves. See more »

Trademark:

The string dance (a little made-up jig where he pulls an imaginary string behind his back, which moves his hips, and finishes by cutting it). See more »

Nickname:

Coney See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

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