Late Night with Conan O'Brien
Smart-alecky, ribald and whimsical, "Late Night with Conan O'Brien" rose to become a critical darling and dorm favorite after a rocky start in 1993. A distinct brand of humor, Late Night employs the use of various recurring characters, including Triumph the Insult Comic Dog, Vomiting Kermit, Eyeballs O'Shaughnessy, and comedy bits...
Last Episode16x89 The White Stripes Aired: Feb. 20, 2009
Tonight Conan welcomes musical guest The White Stripes.
Series Fun Facts
- O'Brien auditioned on the set of The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. His guests were Jason Alexander and Mimi Rogers.
- From April 22 - 25, 2003, The White Stripes were the musical guests for an entire week. According to NBC, that marks the longest stint for any guest band in late-night TV history.
- Garry Shandling was NBC's first choice to replace David Letterman. He declined because he was launching The Larry Sanders Show. Letterman himself suggested Dana Carvey as a replacement.