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Watch our chats with late night class of 2015 after year of Big changes: James Corden, Seth Meyers, ...

3 hours ago | Gold Derby | See recent Gold Derby news »

Late-night fans, did you miss any of our exclusive chats with this year's crop of variety talk show hosts? With the recent exits of David Letterman, Craig Ferguson, Jay LenoStephen Colbert's "Colbert Report" and the impending departure of Jon Stewart, late night has transformed more in the last few years than it had in the preceding 20. Below, watch our exclusive Google Hangout chats with some of this year's variety contenders, including veteran Conan O'Brien ("Conan") and relative newcomers James Corden ("Late Late Show"), Seth Meyers ("Late Night") and Larry Wilmore ("The Nightly Show"). -Break- Watch almost 200 video chats with 2015 Emmy contenders Conan O'Brien on his groundbreaking trip to Cuba: "The 'American idiot abroad' is an invention Mark Twain was doing in the 19th century. The American being out-of-place and out-of-sorts and b..."' »

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Best of Late Night TV: Channing Tatum's Kid Theater, Jon Hamm Was Fired From Lizzy Caplan Pilot

24 June 2015 12:10 AM, PDT | Moviefone | See recent Moviefone news »

If you're like us and value your sleep, you probably nodded off into your Ambien dreamland before the party started on post-prime time TV. Don't worry; we've got you covered. Here's the best of what happened last night on late night.

What does "Magic Mike" mean to an 8-year-old? It's time to find out, in the most adorable way possible. Channing Tatum was on "The Tonight Show" and he and Jimmy Fallon re-enacted scenes from Chan's movie, "Magic Mike Xxl." The catch, though, was that the scenes were not from the male stripper movie, it was another round of Kid Theater, where kids were just given the name "Magic Mike" and asked to write scenes on the topic. Interestingly enough, even innocent magic references are loaded with "pumping" and "blow" sexual innuendo. Are these scenes ever really written by children or just childish adults?

Channing also shared a story from the "Magic Mike Xxl" set. »

- Gina Carbone

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Nerd Alert: Terminator Vs. Robocop Rap Battle and Marvel Easter Eggs

23 June 2015 12:05 PM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Welcome to today's edition of Nerd Alert, where we have all the off-beat, nerdy news for you in one convenient spot. What do we have in store for you on this top-notch Tuesday? The Terminator goes toe-to-toe with RoboCop in an epic rap battle, a Star Wars infographic charts the evolution of the Stormtrooper costume and a mechanically-inclined fan builds an "Interceptor" inspired by the Mad Max franchise. We also have a 5 minute video that uncovers secret Marvel Easter eggs! So, sit back, relax, and check out all that today's Nerd Alert has to offer.

Terminator vs. RoboCop Epic Rap Battle

Last month, we showed you the epic rap battle between famed explorers Lewis & Clark and fictional time-travelling explorers Bill & Ted. Today Erb has put two iconic cinematic cyborgs against each other, with Terminator battling RoboCop. The result is, as usual, hilarious, with numerous digs at each franchise that makes for an entertaining three-minute video. »

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Watch: Steve Martin Celebrated By Tina Fey, Conan O'Brien, Steve Carell and More at AFI Tribute

20 June 2015 5:00 AM, PDT | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

Steve Martin's AFI Tribute was a star-studded event filled with laughter and appreciation for the comedic genius behind "The Jerk," "The Three Amigos" and "Roxanne," among others.  Read More: AFI Tribute to Steve Martin Veers—Hilariously—Toward a Roast Jack Black Warms the Crowd with "The Thermos Song" As the crowd stands and waits to hear what they think will be the national anthem, Jack Black greets them with a hilarious, heart-felt rendition of "The Thermos Song" from the 1979 film "The Jerk." Conan O'Brien Reflects on "SNL" and First Meeting Steve Martin He shares his first experience with Martin on the set of "Saturday Night Live," and how their friendship progressed years later.  Martin Short Jokes About Steve, Roast Style Short showed his admiration for Martin by poking some fun.  Martin Short Talks Disneyland In this clip, he laughs over Steve Martin's early beginnings »

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Best of Late Night TV: Conan's Clueless Gamer Team Edition, Worst First Textual Experience

16 June 2015 12:02 AM, PDT | Moviefone | See recent Moviefone news »

If you're like us and value your sleep, you probably nodded off into your Ambien dreamland before the party started on post-prime time TV. Don't worry; we've got you covered. Here's the best of what happened last night on late night.

Conan O'Brien was back with another round of Clueless Gamer -- but wait! It was the first-ever team multi-player edition of Clueless Gamer. "That's history, kids." Team Coco took on Team Silicon Valley, featuring Thomas Middleditch, Tj Miller, & Zach Woods of the HBO show "Silicon Valley," and they played "Halo 5: Guardians." Prepare for 9 minutes of hilarity. "I don't see anybody! I'm like my father at night looking for Fig Newtons. I'm just wandering around." Poor Conan.

This will make you Lol too. Aziz Ansari was on "The Tonight Show" to promote his book, "Modern Romance: An Investigation," and he and Jimmy Fallon chatted about embarrassing first text messages between guys and girls. »

- Gina Carbone

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'Jane the Virgin' creator on Emmys buzz and Golden Globes win for Gina Rodriguez (Exclusive Video)

14 June 2015 7:27 AM, PDT | Gold Derby | See recent Gold Derby news »

“It’s so huge. If you had told me a year ago that I could even dream in that sphere I would have been like ‘Really?’” admits “Jane the Virgin” series creator Jennie Snyder Urman during our recent webcam chat (watch below) when asked about the Emmy buzz building for her hit CW comedy series. “As a TV writer, I’ve watched the Emmys forever and it’s a really hard thing to go from watching it to imagining that anything you’ve created is in that conversation. And the fact that it [Emmy nominations] would blow my parents minds.” -Break- Watch more exclusive Emmy interviews with Viola Davis, Conan O'Brien, Ellie Kemper, Bob Odenkirk and more While Urman adapted a Venezuelan telenovela, she was determined to make “Jane” it’s own entity: “I always feel like with an adaptation if it’s done and its done well you wouldn’t want to just repeat it. »

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Carrie Brownstein dishes 'different sides' seen in 'Portlandia' and 'Transparent' (Exclusive Video)

13 June 2015 2:34 AM, PDT | Gold Derby | See recent Gold Derby news »

Carrie Brownstein admits during our recent webcam chat (watch below) that she just can't pick a favorite from her two series ("Portlandia" and "Transparent"): “Both shows I’m so fond of, but they’re so different. So they allow me to explore different sides of myself; as a performer, as an actor. One is, of course, a little bit absurd but allows me to play different characters; that being ‘Portlandia'. Then with ‘Transparent’ it’s nice to kind of give myself over to someone else’s vision.” -Break- Watch more exclusive Emmy interviews with Viola Davis, Conan O'Brien, Ellie Kemper, Bob Odenkirk and more She says putting together the fifth season of “Portlandia” with Fred Armisen was, “very joyous and full of optimism. There’s so many characters that we play, that we have to dive into them with a certain fearlessness.” As to ...' »

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Chris Pratt Has 3 Facial Expressions in Jurassic World, and They're All Equally Hot

12 June 2015 7:22 AM, PDT | | See recent Popsugar news »

Chris Pratt demonstrated his impressive acting skills during an appearance on Conan on Thursday. Chris, whose highly anticipated film Jurassic World opens in theaters today, showed host Conan O'Brien the different facial expressions he used in the movie. And since Jurassic World deals with a variety of emotions, from love to fear to happiness, Chris admitted that he really had to dig deep to get his looks right. Chris's appearance on Conan is just the latest stop on his busy promotional tour for the film. Earlier this week, Chris talked to Jimmy Kimmel about his nipple-tastic Entertainment Weekly cover, showed adorable Pda with his wife, Anna Faris, at the premiere, performed with Jimmy Buffett and the premiere's afterparty, and ran in high heels on The Late Late Show With James Corden. Watch the hilarious video above, then check out the hottest pictures of Chris from Jurassic World. »

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Chris Pratt Demonstrates His Three Facial Expressions in Jurassic World: Fear, Love and Pure Joy—Watch the Video!

12 June 2015 6:32 AM, PDT | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Chris Pratt's is a man of many talents, but he is not a man of many faces. While promoting Universal Pictures' Jurassic World on TBS' Conan Thursday night, host Conan O'Brien imagined it must be hard to star in the film, saying, "You must have really worked on your scared face." "The face that you give is really...You should do nothing. That's the key," the 35-year-old actor advised. "Because if they cut to a birthday cake, the audience should think, 'I think he's hungry for birthday cake.' Instead, they cut to a 60-foot dinosaur chasing me and they're like, 'I bet you he's scared right now.' The music helps and the edits and all that stuff. The »

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Conan O'Brien on playing 'American idiot abroad' in visit to Cuba [Exclusive Video]'

12 June 2015 2:34 AM, PDT | Gold Derby | See recent Gold Derby news »

"I take that as a compliment. The 'American idiot abroad' is an invention Mark Twain was doing in the 19th century. The American being out-of-place and out-of-sorts and being the butt of the joke is part of a long, rich American tradition of humor," says Conan O'Brien when talking to us about the special "Conan" episode filmed on location in Cuba earlier this year (watch our full conversation below). He adds, "When you send someone like me there, who is not afraid to look silly and the joke to be on me, it's actually a sweet message. It almost feels like a form of diplomacy." -Break- Watch dozens of video chats with 2015 Emmy contenders O'Brien earned raves for the episode which aired in early March during his regular TBS time slot. He and his producers got the idea after the U.S. government opened up restrictions on visiting Cuba. He reveals that after President. »

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The Hunger Games cast will take their final bow at Comic-Con International panel

11 June 2015 12:18 PM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

The cast of The Hunger Games will take their final bow at a special Comic-Con International panel this summer.

Conan O'Brien revealed on Twitter today (June 11) that he will oversee a discussion with the stars of both The Hunger Games and Vin Diesel's The Last Witch Hunter on July 9.

I'm moderating the #MockingjayPart2 & #LastWitchHunter #Sdcc panel on 7/9. Don't worry, Katniss. I've got this.

Conan O'Brien (@ConanOBrien) June 11, 2015

Both movies will be represented in Hall H in a panel that is scheduled to run from 12pm Pt to 1.15pm Pt.

Attendees will also be able to explore both movies further and take part in giveaways at the official Lionsgate Booth at Comic-Con.

Comic-Con 2015: Everything we know so far

Other major panels scheduled for the annual event include Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Doctor Who and a full night of DC Comics television shows. »

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Bryce Dallas Howard Cries on Command While Talking About Home Depot

11 June 2015 7:31 AM, PDT | | See recent Popsugar news »

Bryce Dallas Howard got choked up during an appearance on Conan on Wednesday, and the reason why is Lol-worthy. When Bryce revealed to host Conan O'Brien that she can cry on command, he decided to put her skill to the test by trying to make her emotional while talking about - wait for it - Home Depot. Conan then went on a long rant about the emotional roller coaster he faces whenever he walks into the chain store, and Bryce ended up with tears streaming down her face. Watch the hilarious clip above, then check out Bryce expressing in song that she is not, in fact, Jessica Chastain. »

- Caitlin-Hacker

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Chris Pratt Runs in Heels, Bryce Dallas Howard Cries on Cue: Watch!

11 June 2015 3:09 AM, PDT | Us Weekly | See recent Us Weekly news »

Such talented costars! Jurassic World actors Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard made the rounds on the late-night talk shows on Wednesday, June 10, and showed off some surprising skills while promoting the dino blockbuster. Howard, 34, started her night with Conan O'Brien, making a solo stop on Conan. She chatted with the fellow redhead about Jurassic World before he brought up one of the most impressive lines on Howard's resume. "You can cry on command?" O'Brien, 52, questioned. "Really? How long do you need to prepare for [...] »

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'Bad Boys 3' Is Still Very Much Alive Apparently... New Writer/Director in Talks to Board

10 June 2015 4:35 PM, PDT | ShadowAndAct | See recent ShadowAndAct news »

By the time this eventually goes into production, both actors will be over 60 years old! Another year, and yet another "Bad Boys 3" update that may or may not result in actual progress towards the film becoming a reality. It looks like a "Bad Boys 3" movie is indeed closer to becoming a reality with Deadline reporting today that Sony is "in early talks" with Joe Carnahan to re-write the script, as well as direct the film. Our last update on this was in a year ago, when one of the stars of the film, Martin Lawrence, revealed to Conan O'Brien on his late night show, that he spoke to producer Jerry Bruckheimer just prior to his appearance on O'Brien's »

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'Bad Boys 3' May Have a New Director... and It's Not Michael Bay

10 June 2015 1:30 PM, PDT | | See recent news »

Update: Joe Carnahan (The A-TeamThe Grey) is in "early talks" to re-write and possibly direct the third installment in the Bad Boys series of action-comedies. Will Smith and Martin Lawrence teamed with director Michael Bay for the first two films in 1995 and 2003; Sony Pictures would like Smith to consider doing the project after completing work on Suicide Squad. [Deadline] Back in August of 2014 Martin Lawrence officially announced the production on Conan O'Brien's show. Check out our original story on that below.   Previously... Look out, Internet – Martin Lawrence says Bad Boys 3 is coming. The actor, who’s currently out doing press for his new series Partners, was on the Conan O’Brien Show...

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Check Out Conan's 'Fear the Walking Dead' Sneak Peek Spoof

10 June 2015 4:20 AM, PDT | Moviefone | See recent Moviefone news »

So by now you probably know that "Fear the Walking Dead," AMC's spinoff/companion series to "The Walking Dead," is set in Los Angeles at the start of the zombie apocalypse. Conan O'Brien, who has previously had the entire "Walking Dead" cast on the show and dressed as a zombie himself, had some fun with that idea by sharing what he called a "Fear the Walking Dead" Exclusive Sneak Peek.

Check it out:

Yes, the whole season will be set on the 405! Hopefully the real show does not have many (or any) L.A. in-jokes since most of the world will be left out.

The real Ftwd stars Kim Dickens ("Gone Girl"), Cliff Curtis ("Missing," "Gang Related"), Frank Dillane ("Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince") and Alycia Debnam Carey ("Into the Storm"), and executive producer Robert Kirkman said it would premiere in August. Meanwhile, "Game of Thrones" recently had an »

- Gina Carbone

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Help Wanted: Nick Offerman Needs You to Buy His Voice

4 June 2015 11:10 PM, PDT | Vulture | See recent Vulture news »

Nick Offerman and Conan O'Brien have noticed that a lot of manly commercials have been using rip-Offerman voices to sell product. Clearly, this is not okay, so Offerman made his own product — a canister of his genuine voice — to fix this predicament, help sell every other product in the world, and even turn people into bikini-clad money-bathers. "Those men are frauds," he notes in this infomercial, "and someday they will burn for their crimes." There's something all the more terrifying about the wrath of a beardless-slash-stacheless Offerman. Sos. »

- Sean FItz-Gerald

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Best of Late Night TV: Melissa McCarthy's Picture Game, Ed Sheeran Sings Death Metal, Joel McHale on 'Community' Movie

2 June 2015 12:15 AM, PDT | Moviefone | See recent Moviefone news »

If you're like us and value your sleep, you probably nodded off into your Ambien dreamland before the party started on post-prime time TV. Don't worry; we've got you covered. Here's the best of what happened last night on late night.

The late night world was on repeats last week, but everyone (except "Late Show," alas) is back this week. Melissa McCarthy was on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" and they played "Random Picture Word Association." They took turns looking at random pictures and yelled out the first words that came to mind. Jimmy gave his "Ew!" to mayo. He also had the best response to the hot dog photo. Here's Ed Sheeran on "The Tonight Show," giving his trademark soothing sound to dark heavy metal songs and hardcore rap. It's pretty funny -- and an album like that would probably sell well. Jeremy Piven was on "Jimmy Kimmel Live »

- Gina Carbone

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Watch David Letterman Call 18-Year-Old Todd Barry in 1982

29 May 2015 2:18 PM, PDT | | See recent Rolling Stone news »

One week after David Letterman said good night to Late Show, many comedians inspired by the late-night great continue to share their touching and often hilarious Letterman tributes. Todd Barry is the latest to reminisce about Letterman's tenure, and on the comic's Tumblr (via A.V. Club), Barry shared his own personal VHS copy of his two quasi-appearances on NBC's Late Night.

In the first clip in 1982, an 18-year-old Todd "Razz" Barry from "near Ft. Lauderdale, Florida" sends Letterman a handwritten note via Viewer Mail that he could do an "unbelievable impression of Paul Schaeffer, »

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Conan O’Brien Offers Overnight Stay in ‘Conan’ Studio Rafters Through Airbnb

28 May 2015 1:07 PM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Conan O’Brien will host a special overnight stay in the rafters of the “Conan” studio through Airbnb. On June 3, one winner and a guest will not only get the opportunity to spend the night in the studio on the Warner Bros. lot, but will also have a bird’s eye view of a taping of the TBS late-night talk show. That’s not all, folks. O’Brien will interview the winners, and they’ll even get free parking — a rare experience for Los Angeles tourists. Also Read: Conan O'Brien Joins Gay Dating App Grindr, Meets Dream Man With Help »

- Beatrice Verhoeven

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