Celebritology 2.0: Conan O'Brien


Posted at 02:12 PM ET, 05/10/2012

Nina Dobrev does yoga demonstration on ‘Conan.’ Literally, on Conan O’Brien. (Video)

Well, that was an interesting place for her feet to go.

By Jen Chaney  |  02:12 PM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Celebrities | Tags:  Nina Dobrev, Conan O'Brien

Posted at 05:07 PM ET, 10/21/2010

Who's on the first week of 'Conan'?

The lineup of celebrity guests for the first week of Conan O'Brien's TBS talk show was announced Thursday, with one notably open slot: the first guest. Voting to determine whom that will be is still underway at the Team Coco Web site. Jack Nicholson is running away with it right now, but there's still time to rally behind Thomas Pynchon, Vladimir Putin, REO Speedwagen or the cast of the "Fat Albert" movie. While that democratic process plays out, here's the rundown on who will hang with O'Brien during week one, assuming you don't feel like listening to the puppets explain in the video above: Monday, Nov. 8 : First Guest Poll winner, Seth Rogen and musical guest Jack White Tuesday, Nov. 9 : Tom Hanks, Jack McBrayer and musical guest Soundgarden Wednesday, Nov. 10: Jon Hamm, Charlyne Yi and musical guest Fistful of Mercy Thursday, Nov. 11: Michael Cera,...

By Jen Chaney  |  05:07 PM ET, 10/21/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  TV | Tags:  Conan O'Brien

Posted at 11:05 AM ET, 09/01/2010

Conan O'Brien's TBS show to be called ... 'Conan'

Conan O'Brien's triumphant return to television finally has a name, and it's ... "Conan." Yes, as Mr. O'Brien reveals in the video below, he's following the "keep it simple, stupid" model and going with "Conan" as the name of his TBS show, which debuts in November. No word on whether, as The Hollywood Reporter contends, this name violates a trademark owned by Conan Properties. Hopefully it doesn't. The last thing O'Brien needs is legal trouble. (Update: the Post's Lisa de Moraes also shared this news and suggests the name has been cleared for use.) What do you think of the name? Weigh in with a comment or vote in our poll:...

By Jen Chaney  |  11:05 AM ET, 09/01/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  TV | Tags:  Conan O'Brien