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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 & 52 nominations. See more awards »

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 - 35 episodes, 2010 - 2017) (created by - 2 episodes, 2015) (creator - 1 episode, 2012)
- Ice Cube/Lea DeLaria/Jim Lauderdale (2017) ... (written by)
- The Cast of Game of Thrones (2017) ... (written by)
- Ty Burrell/Zach Woods/Brent Cobb (2017) ... (written by)
- Leah Remini/Jeff Ross/Foxygen (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)
Show Show Music department (1 credit)
Show Show Producer (27 credits)
Show Show Actor (53 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (5 credits)
Show Show Thanks (4 credits)
Show Show Self (152 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (49 credits)

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Personal Details

Other Works:

CD: Appeared on Adam Sandler's "They're All Gonna Laugh At You!" as the character, "The Dean of Admissions". 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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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

"I've always believed, in my heart of hearts, that it would be a better show if, when I crossed over to the desk, the band kept playing for an hour and I danced in a cage. See more »

Trivia:

After leaving The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien (2009), Conan kicked off a comedy tour and signed a contract with TBS to start his new show Conan (2010). See more »

Trademark:

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

Nickname:

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Star Sign:

Aries

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