Conan O’Brien needs to cut back on the caffeine
With a couple of weeks in his new chair at TBS, Conan O’Brien looks to be coming out of that strange and exciting and possibly surreal state he must have been in after going from his dream job to a living nightmare.
The first week was heavy on the [...]
With Week 1 behind him, how will Conan fare now?
Conan O’Brien has finished his first week on TBS with a hefty sampling by a remarkably younger-skewing audience.
Thursday’s show drew 2 million viewers, less than half the number who gathered for his much-awaited, much-promoted debut on Monday, according to the Nielsen Co.
But of those 2 million viewers, [...]
Cable networks shine with stars, Conan O’Brien, Oprah
Once considered the backwater of television, cable networks have in recent years become the brightest stars in the media business, bringing their owners outsized profits and attracting some of today’s biggest names in showbiz.
The latest migration: Conan O’Brien took his talk show style and young audience from NBC to [...]
Conan O’Brien draws another big audience his second night
TBS says Conan O’Brien scored another robust audience his second night back on the air. But it was down by one-third from his premiere.
The cable network says the Tuesday edition of his new talk show, “Conan,” delivered 2.8 million viewers. Of that total audience, 2.1 million viewers were [...]
Ratings: Conan O’Brien Has a Successful Debut
Conan O’Brien scored a victory over NBC in his debut.
His new TBS show attracted 4.2 million viewers, beating the 3.5 million who tuned into Jay Leno’s Tonight Show on NBC and the 3.4 million who watched David Lettermen’s Late Show on CBS. Jon Stewart’s The Daily Show on Comedy [...]
Conan’s first night whips rivals in viewership
TBS says Conan O’Brien was welcomed back to television by more than 4.1 million viewers.
The former host of “The Tonight Show,” who left NBC eight months ago, returned to late night Monday with a new talk show, “Conan,” which premiered on basic-cable network TBS.
In the 11 p.m. Eastern hour, O’Brien’s [...]
Conan O’Brien returns to late-night TV with ease
Conan O’Brien relaunched his TV career on Monday night with a stylishly back-to-basics hour that radiated hard-won lessons from his brief stay hosting “The Tonight Show.”
With his new TBS show titled simply “Conan,” O’Brien seemed appealingly stoked yet comfortable in his new home at 11 p.m. ET and [...]
Conan O’Brien Announces First Week of Guests for Conan
Seth Rogen, Tom Hanks, Jon Hamm and Michael Cera Among the Stars Slated to Appear During the First Week of New TBS Late-Night Show Conan, Beginning Nov. 8
ATLANTA, Oct. 21 /PRNewswire/ — Conan O’Brien will begin his run on TBS with some of the biggest names in entertainment [...]
Conan O’Brien’s spoken-word recording to debut on Sirius
Sirius XM satellite radio will debut a spoken-word recording by Conan O’Brien in which he riffs on the legend of Frankenstein.
“And They Call Me Mad?”,will play at noon EDT Monday, one day before its release, as part of Sirius XM’s Raw Dog Comedy channel.
The 7-inch vinyl record’s flip side [...]
Third Man releases 2 new Conan O’Brien albums
Conan O’Brien and Jack White’s Third Man Records are releasing not one, but two new pieces of vinyl that the comedian made on a June stopover in Nashville.
The label announced Wednesday that “Conan O’Brien Live at Third Man” and a spoken-word 7-inch recording “And They Call Me Mad?” are [...]