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
- Generally, shows were taped at 5:30 pm Tuesday through Friday.
- NBC manager of program standards, Andrew Brewer, demanded to be in the studio during Scott Thompson's segment because Thompson usually said something ribald on the show.
- 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.