Home >> Write >> Stars on TV >> Conan O_Brien
Conan O’Brien is one of the funniest comedians today and hosts his own late night show “Late Night with Conan O’Brien”. Most people recognize conan obrien because of his distinct conan hair – the conan o’brien red pompadour. The conan o’brian pompadour makes for lots of laughs on “Late Night with Conan O’Brien”, as conan flips and shakes his hair in his jokes. Another special physical feature of conan obrien is his height. Most of conan o’brien’s guests are dwarfed by conan’s 6’4” height. Many of conan o’brian’s jokes are about his hair, his height, and his pale skin. The “Pale Force” segment on “Late Night with Conan O’Brien” mocks conan obrien’s paleness as conan teams up with Jim Gaffigan to unite their powers of pale and save the world. In “Pale Force”, conan o’brien is a skinny pale twig. The special powers assigned to conan o’brian include shooting lasers from his nipples and wetting himself when scared.
On “Late Night with Conan O’Brien”, conan mixes comedy sketches and talk show guests. But conan obrien has been famous for his comedy even before “Late Night with conan o’brien”. Before “Late Night with Conan O’Brien”, conan wrote for both “The Simpsons” and “Saturday Night Live”. These two shows were at their most popular when conan o’brian was writing for them. Many Simpsons fans look back on the days when conan obrien wrote as some of the best episodes. The same goes for when conan o’brien wrote for SNL. Conan O’Brien helped make these two shows classics in the 1980s and 1990s and once conan left they were never quite the same. When conan o’brian was offered his own late night show, “Late Night with Conan O’Brien”, no one thought it would last. However, conan obrien certainly proved them wrong as “Late Night with Conan O’Brien” is still going strong after eleven years. Soon “Late Night with Conan O’Brien” will be taking over Jay Leno’s spot on NBC. Lately on “Late Night with Conan O’Brien”, conan has been cracking jokes about this move. For a long time now conan obrien has also made jokes about the network he works for, NBC. Conan O’Brien has always been known to lampoon himself and his show and these conan jokes are often some of the funniest. Like other late night talk show hosts, conan o’brian begins his show with an opening monologue. In this monologue, conan o’brien will often dance around like a fool and make fun of himself for it.
Also, conan obrien always includes a discussion with Max Weinberg of Max Weinberg and the Max Weinberg Seven, conan’s house band. These funny conversations between conan o’brian and Max Weinberg also sometimes bring in La Bamba and other members of conan’s house band. The sketch comedy on “Late Night with Conan O’Brien” is usually pretty wacky and out there. As conan o’brien often jokes, there is little taste on conan’s show. The sketches on conan obrien’s show range from celebrity gossip sketches to crazy characters like the coked up werewolf. One thing about conan o’brian’s show is it is never boring. Somehow even after eleven years, conan o’brien still delivers the laughs. Guests love being on conan obrien because conan is funny and friendly and good at recovering bad conversations. Unlike some other talk shows, conan o’brian shares the spotlight with his guests and conan always tries to make them feel at home. Conan O’Brien often includes his guests in sketches. Some of these conan o’brien sketches include “Secrets”, in which a famous celebrity like Donald Trump or Tom Hanks reveals his secrets to conan’s audience.
Sometimes conan o’brian also gives his guests gifts. For example, in one conan obrien sketch, conan gave Brad Pitt a cheap car. In many of conan o’brien’s sketches, conan and Max Weinberg go on an adventure. Often on these “adventures”, conan and Max take along their announcer Joel Goddard and conan o’brien and the gang take pictures of what they are doing. Later, conan narrates these pictures for his audiences. “Late Night with Conan O’Brien” has come a long way since the early days. Andy Richter used to be the sidekick of conan o’brian. Like conan obrien and Jim Gaffigan, Andy Richter is a pale Irish redhead and conan and Andy used to joke around on the couches. Andy Richter has been brought back to “Late Night with Conan O’Brien” occasionally to do such segments as “In the Year 2000”, in which conan o’brien and a special guest predict what will happen in the year 2000. In this conan obrien sketch, La Bamba’s singing and the green flashlights under conan o’brien’s face make the joke. Conan O’Brien has also begun to sell conan o’brian merchandise so ridiculous it has to be real. Conan O’Brien promotes this merchandise on the show and sells the conan merchandise on the NBC conan o’brien website.
This conan obrien merchandise includes a cartoon conan o’brian head with a real pompadour that little girls and boys can style. Conan O’Brien lives in New York City, which is also where the conan obrien show is filmed. If you want to see conan o’brian live, you have to get tickets far in advance because conan is very popular. “Late Night with Conan O’Brien” is filmed at Radio City Music Hall. You can take a tour of the conan o’brian set and if you are lucky, you might run into conan obrien himself. It is fairly well known that conan o’brian is an approachable celebrity. If you are walking on the west side of Central Park, you can see the apartment building where conan o’brien lives.
Even though conan obrien always jokes that he makes little money and isn’t popular, that really isn’t true. Conan O’Brien is a very recognizable and popular celebrity. If it were not for conan o’brian, shows like the Simpsons and SNL would not be where they are today. Conan O’Brien also revitalized late night TV with his fun, unpredictable, and often nonsensical comedy.