Conan O Brien Success Story

Full Name : Conan Christopher O Brien
Born : 18th- Apr - 1963
Height : 190 CMS ( 6 Feet 3 Inches )
Birth Place : Brookline
Massachusetts
Country : USA
Education : Brookline High School Massachusetts,
Harvard University Cambridge
Occupation : Television Personality
Comedian
Industry : Entertainment
Networth : $ 75 Million

Profile

Conan O’Brien is an American comedian, writer, television host, musician, voice actor and producer. He has hosted a number of late-night talk shows, including Conan on TBS channel.

liam neeson, steven spielberg, bruce springsteen and conan o brien

Liam Neeson, Steven Spielberg, Bruce Springsteen With Conan O'Brien

Conan wrote a number of comedy shows and also produced The Simpsons for 2 seasons. He is the longest serving host of a late-night talk show in the US till date.

Childhood

conan o brien

O’Brien is born on April 18, 1963 in Brookline, Massachusetts, United States to Thomas Francis O’Brien and Ruth O’Brien. He belongs to an Irish Catholic family. O’Brien studied at the Brookline High School. He was the managing editor of The Sagamore, the school newspaper. O’Brien went to Harvard University, where he was the President of the Harvard Lampoon.

Early Career

robert smigel, conan o brien and bob odenkirk in 1988

Conan started his career in Hollywood by writing for ‘Not Necessarily the News’ of HBO. In 1988, Lorne Michaels from Saturday Night Live hired him. He wrote a number of skits, including ‘The Girl Watchers’, and ‘Mr. Short Term Memory’. Conan joined The Simpsons and created Captain Horatio McCallister.

Highlights

rose byrne late night with conan o brien

O’Brien was hired by Lorne Michaels to host the show Late Night. He started gaining popularity in 1997. His new late-night talk show, Conan, premiered on November 8, 2010. With the launch of Cuban Thaw in February 2015, Conan has become the first US TV personality to shoot in Cuba for more than 50 years. In addition to making a number of appearances in TV shows, films and award events, O’Brien has also hosted Primetime Emmys in 2002, co-hosted it in 2003, and hosted the 58th Primetime Emmy Awards in 2008. His self-deprecating style of humor during hosting has become his trade-mark.

Personal Life

conan o brien and wife liza powel

O’Brien is married to Liza Powell, an advertising executive in 2002. The couple has a daughter and a son.

Recognitions

Conan O’Brien received People’s Choice Award for Conan as the Favorite TV Talk Show Host in 2011, Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music, or Comedy Series for Late Night with Conan O'Brien in 2007 and Telvis Award for The Color Spot of the Year in 2006.

Awards

2011
Peoples Choice
2006
Telvis
1997
Writers Guild of America
1989
Primetime Emmy

Conan O Brien Interviewed By Piers Morgan

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