Stepping into the late-late slot vacated by David Letterman, Conan O'Brien stars in a show that far outdoes its competition in sheer strangeness. Along with the celebrity interviews and musical numbers typical of late-night talk shows, this program make frequent use of odd walk-on characters and frequent "visits" from celebrity guests. Written by
From NBC Studios in New York, it's Late Night with Conan O'Brien!
Did You Know?
According to O'Brien, NBC executive Warren Littlefield
told him that the show would never succeed unless O'Brien fired Andy Richter
whom Littlefield referred to as a "fat dildo". See more
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Primetime's in the toilet, but Late Night's rockin'n'rollin'.