Exclusive: Meet the man suing Conan O’Brien for joke theft (Interview)

Most, if not all, comedy writers dream of performing on, writing for, or hosting a late night talk show. The opportunity to showcase your abilities to millions of viewers at home is at the peak of many comedians’ dreams. So imagine you’re watching The Tonight Show (or Late Show or Full Frontal) and see one of your beloved jokes come out of the mouth of the host…and you weren’t attributed.

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Triumph The Insult Comic Dog heads to Texas and speak Ted Cruz and Beto O’Rourke

Today is the day to vote. Get out there and make it happen. One of the nation’s most-buzzed about races… MORE
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Here are your Comics to Watch for Team Coco’s 2018 New York Comedy Festival showcase

Last year’s Comics To Watch showcase was so successful, several of the stand-ups who performed for Team Coco eventually earned spots on Conan in 2018. Will this year’s crop prove just as promising? The ninth annual Comics To Watch at New Yo…

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This Week on TV: The Degenerates arrive and Paul Virzi will say this

If you are into edgy comedy and the comedians that tell them, this is the week in comedy for you.… MORE

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Conan O’Brien pop-up comedy club joins New York Comedy Festival line-up

Conan O’Brien’s Team Coco and TBS are bringing TEAMCOCOHOUSE to this year’s 15th Annual New York Comedy Festival, a few months after premiering their hit pop-up comedy club at the San Diego Comic-Con this past July. Starting November 7 at Sony Hall, TEAMCOCOHOUSE will feature three days of stand-ups, podcasts, musical acts, magicians, and more all hand-picked by Conan O’Brien himself. Big names include Tig Notaro, Craig Robinson, Chris Gethard, and Sasheer Zamata.

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Conan says goodbye to his longtime late night band as he transitions show to half-hour format

Earlier this year Conan O’Brien announced that the format of his late night talk show was going to drastically change… MORE

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Conan O’Brien says goodbye to The Basic Cable Band (Video)

So long, Basic Cable Band! Conan O’Brien bid farewell Thursday night to Jimmy Vivino and the band that’s played him on for 25 years since his days at NBC. Conan will move to a 30-minute format in 2019, a departure from the typical hourlong late night variety show that’s worked well for decades. Similar half-hour late night shows have existed on cable with The Daily Show, Colbert Report, and Full

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Conan airs final regular hour show on TBS, but launches a podcast and more

Believe it or not, the final episode of Conan on TBS aired tonight. The regular weeknight show is going on hiatus until January 2019, when it’ll return in a new comedy-packed half-hour format. In the meantime, Conan O’Brien is keeping busy and won’t be far from your eyeballs and ear holes. We’ve already told you […]

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Ted Alexandro on Conan

Who knew that a heterosexual relationship could both be like basketball and like customer service? Ted Alexandro knew, and he explained in this funny set on Tuesday’s Conan. Alexandro has a new comedy special out now via All Things Comedy and 800 Pound Gorilla Records. Roll the clip!

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Kyle Kinane visited “Conan” to talk about his love/hate relationship with Los Angeles, Del Taco

Kyle Kinane guest paneled on Conan last night to talk about how and when he considers himself a Los Angeleno.… MORE

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