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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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Known For

Late Night with Conan O'Brien
(1993-2009)
Saturday Night Live
(1987-2006)
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Carson on TCM Himself - Host
(2013-2014)
Conan
Conan Writer
(2010-2017)

Filmography

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  Conan (TV Series) (1 episode, 2014) (written by - 33 episodes, 2010 - 2017) (created by - 2 episodes, 2015) (creator - 1 episode, 2012)
- Ty Burrell/Zach Woods/Brent Cobb (2017) ... (written by)
- Leah Remini/Jeff Ross/Foxygen (2017) ... (written by)
- Ted Danson/Gad Elmaleh/Josh Abbott Band (2017) ... (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)
 2013 2013 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner (TV Special) (written by)
  The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien (TV Series) (written by - 131 episodes, 2009 - 2010) (writer - 12 episodes, 2009)
- Tom Hanks/Will Ferrell/Neil Young (2010) ... (written by)
- Robin Williams/Barry Manilow (2010) ... (written by)
- Adam Sandler/Joel McHale/Joss Stone (2010) ... (written by - uncredited)
- Quentin Tarantino/Paul Bettany/Spoon (2010) ... (written by - uncredited)
- Martin Scorsese/Colin Firth/KOOZA from Cirque du Soleil (2010) ... (written by - uncredited)
 1993-2009 Late Night with Conan O'Brien (TV Series) (writer - 2,135 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) (creator - 6 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 Special) (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 Movie 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 - 71 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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Show Show Producer (27 credits)
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Other Works:

Unsold pilot: Wrote (w/Robert Smigel) a pilot for a series to star Adam West called "Lockwell" about a washed-up TV actor who believes that he can solve crimes in real life. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 26 Interviews | 40 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:

Claims he lost his virginity listening to The Who. 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:

The Cone-Zone See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

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