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Jimmy Pardo's 'Never Not Funny' raises $28,000 for charity

By | December 1, 2010 at 1:49 pm | No comments

Jimmy Pardo and his Never Not Funny podcast successfully raised over $28,000 for the Smile Train (a charity providing free cleft surgery for millions of poor children in developing countries) with the show’s annual Pardcast-a-thon. The live 12-hour marathon show played to a...

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Reggie Watts reunites with Conan O’Brien on last night’s show; let’s watch!

By | November 17, 2010 at 11:54 am | 2 comments

Musical comedian Reggie Watts joined Harrison Ford and Rosario Dawson on last night’s Conan. Comedy nerds know that prior to coming to Stage 15, Watts opened for the late night host this summer on his Legally Prohibited from Being Funny on Television Tour. So, let’s check...

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Conan show opener Jimmy Pardo on last night's premiere: I got goosebumps

By | November 9, 2010 at 3:07 pm | One comment

Last night 4.2 million people tuned in to see the premiere of Conan on TBS. But before actress Lea Michele or actor Seth Rogen could take to the guest spots and before those at home could bask in the orange glow of the bearded one, the studio audience -- 250 strong -- needed to...

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Is Conan setting us up for a huge letdown?

By | October 27, 2010 at 12:01 pm | No comments

By John Delery and Billy Procida TBS has poured its heart, soul and, most important, its promotional budget into Conan O'Brien's resurrected late-night talk show, called, simply enough, Conan. The intent, of course, to announce, no, scream, Conan’s “BAAAAAAAAACK!” But...

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Conan O’Brien releases 3,476th promo for new TBS show; there’s explosions in this one

By | October 14, 2010 at 1:15 pm | No comments

Conan O'Brien released an explosive (and expensive) promo for his new show 'Conan' on TBS. In his latest video, O'Brien drives an explosives-filled, popcorn-packed 1969 Dodge Dart off a 900-foot cliff while an orchestra plays in the background. Directed by Bryan Buckley, helmer...

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Conan O’Brien, owl appear in first “Conan” print ad

By | September 13, 2010 at 12:58 pm | No comments

For some time now, we’ve known of Conan’s new late-night show with TBS, and not too long ago he announced the name of the show. Now we get our first official glimpse – thanks to this first print ad, posted on Hollywood Reporter – at what promises to be a “hoot.”...

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How hard is Conan O'Brien laughing at Jay Leno's low ratings?

By | September 3, 2010 at 12:25 pm | 4 comments

We'll probably never know the answer to this question, seeing as Conan O'Brien isn't the type to gloat about his good fortunes (well, maybe a little). But he's got to be pleased with this morning's news that The Tonight Show with Jay Leno has registered its lowest summer...

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Video: Conan O’Brien announces TBS show title

By | September 1, 2010 at 10:56 am | No comments

Holy crap, it’s September already! That means that November is just around the corner which, more specifically, means that Team Coco is gearing up for the big man’s triumphant return to television. So far, details on the new venture, aside from its place on TBS at 11 pm EST,...

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Chris Rock talks food racism, Conan and being poor on Leno

By | June 10, 2010 at 10:19 am | No comments

On a recent Tonight Show with Jay Leno interview punctuated by awkward questions about where the red-haired guy went, Chris Rock talks about his two daughters and what life was like growing up in a shoe. Rock quips that his young daughters recently got out of rehab and...

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