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Adam Scott Got Dissed By Taylor Swift

12/7/2015 10:34pm EST
Adam Scott Thinks It's 'Bulls--t' That Taylor Swift Didn't Invit
Anyone who has seen a Taylor Swift concert this year knows that one of the recurring moments of her 1989 World Tour is Swift taking time out from the show to bring other big time stars onto the stage with her. But it turns out that one celebrity, 'Parks and Recreation' actor Adam Scott, apparently wasn't famous enough to go on stage, according to what Scott told Conan O'Brien on Monday.

Scott appeared on Conan's TBS show Monday night to promote his upcoming holiday movie, 'Krampus', but it was his story about attending a Taylor Swift concert with his kids that had the audience laughing.


Conan O'Brien Shows How 'Minecraft' Creator Celebrated Microsoft's $2.5 Billion Buyout

9/16/2014 2:01pm EDT
Conan O'Brien Shows How 'Minecraft' Creator Celebrated Microsoft
Microsoft confirmed on Monday that it will be plopping down a whopping $2.5 billion to acquire the hugely popular video game Minecraft, along with its parent company Mojang AB, by the end of the year.

Developed by Markus Persson, who co-founded the Swedish video game company in 2009, the PC and tablet-based game centers on an open world environment where players can create virtually anything they want, brick by brick.

"Gaming is a top activity spanning devices, from PCs and consoles to tablets and mobile, with billions of hours spent each year," said Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella in a press...

Gary Oldman Has A Good Laugh Watching His Many Death Scenes On 'Conan'

7/23/2014 2:03pm EDT
Gary Oldman Has A Good Laugh Watching His Many Death Scenes On '
Gary Oldman guested on Conan O'Brien's show Tuesday night to promote new film Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, and during his interview the host surprised him with a supercut of some of his many death scenes.

The montage starts off with 2006's "The Backwoods," followed by a scene that really got the actor laughing -- his outrageous quicksand death in 2003's "Sin" at the hands of Ving Rhames.

According to IMDb, Oldman says it's "the worst movie ever made" and he only took the role because he hadn't worked in a while and had gone through a divorce at the time.

Conan's co-host Andy Richter a...

Conan & Dave Franco Try Popular Dating App Tinder, Hilarity Ensues

7/18/2014 11:16am EDT
Conan O'Brien
Conan O'Brien has been hearing about Tinder for so long that he finally decided to try the dating app for himself. He and James Franco's younger brother Dave created mock profiles using their real photos to see who they would connect with. As expected, hilarity ensued.

The clip aired on "Conan" on Thursday and showed O'Brien, 51, and Franco, 29, using the pseudonyms Chip Whitley and Gengus Roundstone.

O'Brien says of himself: "I am 42 years old and people tell me I look like Conan O'Brien," while Franco claims: "I enjoy wearing Crocs for their style over their comfort and I hear I look li...

Conan O'Brien To Host 2014 MTV Movie Awards

3/5/2014 8:08am EST
Conan O'Brien To Host 2014 MTV Movie Awards
MTV has announced that Conan O'Brien will host the 2014 MTV Movie Awards at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles on April 13. Nominations go live Thursdsay on

O'Brien revealed the news on Tuesday during his TBS talk show "Conan." He joked: "After eight years of intense negotiations, I am honored to announce I am hosting MTV's second most prestigious awards show."

It isn't his first high-profile gig - he hosted the Primetime Emmy Awards in 2002 and 2006.

Rebel Wilson hosted last year's awards, and stars including Jimmy Fallon, Aziz Ansari, Russell Brand and Sarah Silverma...

Ron Burgundy Calls Toronto Mayor Rob Ford An 'Outstanding Individual'

11/21/2013 12:21pm EST
Ron Burgundy sings Toronto mayor Rob Ford's Theme song
Canada's troubled Toronto mayor Rob Ford has a new ally: Ron Burgundy.

Will Ferrell made an appearance in character as the San Diego newsman on Conan O'Brien's show Wednesday night, revealing that he's a big supporter of his "dear friend" Rob Ford, who is, according to Burgundy, "an outstanding individual."

Burgundy then joined Conan's band to sing Ford's 're-election campaign song' -- Loverboy hit "Working for the Weekend."

The accomplished jazz flautist even threw in a flute solo for good measure.

Loverboy, of course, hail from Calgary, Alberta.

The Toronto mayor has come under fire ...

'Clueless Gamer' Conan O'Brien Reviews Grand Theft Auto 5

9/20/2013 7:04pm EDT
Conan O'Brien
Conan O'Brien tested out the latest version of hit video game "Grand Theft Auto" for his latest "Clueless Gamer" series, and aside from proving he's no expert on the matter, he's also good at getting thrown out of cyber strip clubs.

The game (rated M for mature audiences) features carjackings, shooting motorcyclists that run meth labs, hijacking helicopters and, of course, visits to the local strip joint.

Conan and his web producer Aaron Bleyaert sat down and played the game, which was released on Tuesday and has already made over $800 million worldwide, and after a couple of failed missi...

Aubrey Plaza Expected Her Hand To 'Slowly Go Out Of Frame' During Self-Love Scene In 'The To Do List'

7/24/2013 8:01pm EDT
Aubrey Plaza
Parks and Recreation star Aubrey Plaza promoted her new film, The To-Do List, on Conan O'Brien's TBS show Tuesday night, revealing that the raunchy comedy called for an interesting scene involving a solo sex act.

Plaza plays an outcast high school senior who makes a checklist of activities she wants to accomplish before heading off to college, one of those being losing her virginity.

After reading the script the actress had an idea of how a scene calling for her to masturbate would be filmed, but when it came time to film, things were a bit different than she imagined.

“I read it on the ...

George R.R. Martin Talks About Why He Kills Off Popular Characters And The Status Of His Next Book

6/6/2013 11:16am EDT
George R.R. Martin on the Conan show
Writer George R.R. Martin joined Conan O'Brien on the latter's talk show Wednesday night to discuss the latest episode of HBO series Game of Thrones, which is based on his fantasy novel series "A Song of Ice and Fire."

Martin commented on a YouTube video of fans' reactions to Sunday night's episode, which included the pivotal and shocking "Red Wedding," and discussed why none of his characters are safe. He also gave a status update of the next book in the saga, "The Winds of Winter" -- a 1500 page highly anticipated "gigantic monster" of a novel (seriously George, we're waiting...).


Chris Tucker Busts A Move With Conan O'Brien (Video)

2/8/2013 4:02pm EST
Chris Tucker
Chris Tucker sat down with Conan O'Brien Thurdsay night to discuss his upcoming stand-up comedy tour (dates at his official site), do a little dancing, and discuss his Silver Linings Playbook co-star Robert De Niro.

Tucker shares that did a little dancing in the film, after which Conan asks him if he's a good dancer.

"I'm a great dancer," Tucker says. "I love to dance."

The Rush Hour then starts putting on the moves in his seat; saying, "I'm feelin' it... I don't have a beat though."

Cue the drummer, who provides a backbeat before co-host Andy Richter says, "You guys should try that ove...

Courteney Cox Plans To Show Her Boobs More On 'Cougar Town' Now That It's On TBS

1/8/2013 7:05pm EST
Courteney Cox
Courteney Cox's hit show Cougar Town has officially made the jump from ABC to TBS, and the actress spent a little time with Conan O'Brien on Monday night to promote the show.

The host, whose own show, Conan, made the move to the network three years ago, welcomed Courteney to the network, asking her if she'll be doing anything different on her show now that it's on a cable network.

"I feel like we could be a little racier..." she says. "...I was actually wearing my shirts lower because I felt like, 'now I'm on cable -- I should just show more boobs.'"

But in actuality, Courteney explained...

Will Ferrell Is A 'Big Dick' To A Box Of 'Little Chicks'

8/10/2012 11:07am EDT
Will Ferrell
Will Ferrell spouted abuse at a box of baby chickens wednesday night on Conan in an adult film spoof.

The Campaign star was game for the X-rated spoof Big Dick, Little Chicks and agreed to be the 'big dick' and bully the fluffy baby birds. Conan O'Brien has created a .xxx domain to place adult spoofs and highlight them on his show.

He joked, "My friends tell me I'm a pretty good dick sometimes," before the box of chicks was placed on his lap.

Ferrell said, "Hey, go f--k yourselves," and added, "You guys look soft; that's good because I'm gonna wipe my butt with you."

The actor then...

Will Ferrell Breaks Down On 'Conan' Discussing Kristen Stewart And Rob Pattinson

8/3/2012 6:07pm EDT
Will Ferrell
Will Ferrell was on Conan the other night to talk about his film The Campaign, but he couldn't help discussing what was really on his mind - the Kristen Stewart-Robert Pattinson break-up.

After seeming a big "down," Conan O'Brien asked his guest what was wrong. "I don’t know if you follow the news at all but there’s this actress, Kristen Stewart – KStew. She had a boyfriend, right? Robert Pattinson, he’s RPatz. And they’re broken up. They’re not going to get back together ever," Will sobbed.

"They were in love. And she just threw it all away!"

He finished his outpour of emotions with a d...

'Vampire Diaries' Star Nina Dobrev Shows Off Her Sexy Yoga Moves For Conan

5/10/2012 8:38pm EDT
Nina Dobrev and Conan O'Brien
Conan O'Brien made it no secret how he feels about Vampire Diaries star Nina Dobrev on Wednesday night's Conan show.

"You're - obviously - so beautiful and you're in great shape," he says while explaining how he ran into her backstage before the show and she explained to him that she does a lot of yoga.

Conan then begged her to do a move for him, and after the gorgeous 22-year-old agreed he quickly climbed right over the top of his desk to help her do a move called "the scorpion."

Nina then stood on her head and put her feet right in Conan's crotch; after which the host ran around the s...

Mike Tyson Was 'Emotionally Comatose' After Seeing Robin Givens With Brad Pitt

4/5/2012 9:24am EDT
Mike Tyson
Boxing champ Mike Tyson has sensationally revealed he found out about ex-wife Robin Givens' romance with Brad Pitt during an early morning booty call to her home.

The mismatched former couple had a tempestuous marriage, dogged by reports of domestic abuse and brawls, but Tyson admits he was still fond of the actress after they split.

And one morning he plucked up the courage to go to Givens' new home in Hollywood in the hope of reconciling with his ex.

He recalls, "During our crazy marriage, I'm saying, 'You're a thief, you're a gold digger,' and (she's like), 'You're an abuser, you beat...

Conan O'Brien Gives Amanda Seyfried His Stuffed, Jetpack Wearing Raccoon (Video)

2/22/2012 11:08pm EST
Amanda Seyfried
One of actress Amanda Seyfried's biggest passions is collecting dead animals.

The star, who was recently cast in an upcoming remake of Les Miserables, stopped by the Conan show Tuesday night to promote her new film, Gone, and she explained to host Conan O'Brien that she has an affinity for collecting taxidermy.

"I have a three-week-old miniature horse and I have a chick, who I just got," she said. "Her name's Linda. She's not alive, but her name would have been Linda. And then I have an owl, named Beatrix and I have a few butterflies - that's about it for now. I'm just getting started."


Reese Witherspoon Laughs At Other People's Pain

2/16/2012 9:24am EST
Reese Witherspoon
Reese Witherspoon has a mean streak that gets her into trouble - she laughs about other people's misfortune.

The star admits she finds it hilarious when friends and loved ones fall over - and her odd sense of humor is becoming a real problem.

Appearing on late night show Conan, she reveals she accidentally shot her "This Means War" co-star Tom Hardy in the crotch with a paintball during the making of the movie - and couldn't stop laughing.

She said, "I burst out laughing in the middle of the scene... It happens to me all the time and it's terrible... My husband will fall down and I just ...

David Cross Again Slams 'Chipmunks' Film, Pelican Costume & Jewish Producer

1/11/2012 9:04am EST
David Cross
Funnyman/actor David Cross is refusing to stay silent about his miserable experience in a pelican costume for "Alvin & The Chipmunks" sequel "Chipwrecked" - he's taking aim at the producer who ruined a trip to London by insisting he had to be in all scenes featuring his character.

The "Arrested Development" star, who played a villainous music svengali in the first two Alvin films, opened up about his bust-up with an unnamed movie executive online just before the third movie came out in December - and now he's taking the matter further on chat shows.

Appearing on late-night program "Conan"...

Conan O'Brien Reveals Hanukkah Human Centipede (Video)

12/22/2011 12:00pm EST
Conan O'Brien
'Tis the season to be jolly, but what about being involved in a Human Centipede? Conan O'Brien was thinking (perhaps not very hard) of the best way to celebrate the holidays when he came up with the Hanukkah Human Centipede. Watch Below:

We've seen worse tributes to the holidays - because we've seen the star Wars Holiday Special.

Snooki's Beauty Secret Is Using Kitty Litter On Her Face

11/17/2011 2:00pm EST
Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi revealed her latest beauty secret on "Conan" Wednesday night. She uses cat litter for a smooth complexion.

The "Jersey Shore" girl insists it's "clean" cat litter, which exfoliates because of its little rocks. She also hasn't broken out in pimples since she started the unusual beauty regimen.

What do you think? Are you willing to try Snooki's secret to smooth skin?

The guidette has been busy spending time promoting her accessory line, and she made her debut on the Home Shopping Network last week to showcase her wares.

Conan Officiates Over Gay Marriage During New York Show (Video)

11/4/2011 12:00pm EDT
Conan O'Brien Gay Marriage
Conan needed something huge for a finale of his week in New York City. So, he did something that he cannot do in California: He officiated over the wedding of his costume designer Scott Cronick and his partner David Gorshein. Watch the wedding below!

The ceremony included a Jewish wedding chuppah, and Scott Cronick was walked down the aisle by Bravo's Andy Cohen. It might not be as glamorous as Kim Kardashian's nuptials, but we bet the marriage lasts longer.

Seth Rogen Marries Longtime Girlfriend Lauren Miller

10/3/2011 12:00pm EDT
Seth Rogen and Lauren Miller
Seth Rogen got married over the weekend to longtime girlfriend and writer Lauren Miller, confirms Us Weekly. The 50/50 star celebrated the occasion with several friends from the Judd Apatow circle of comedians.

Guests to the Jewish wedding at Kunde Estate in Sonoma, California included Jonah Hill, Paul Rudd, Craig Robinson, Judd Apatow and wife Leslie Mann.

Seth Rogen shared the story of how he proposed on the first episode of Conan. Too anxious from keeping the secret from his girlfriend once he bought the ring (he described it as "holding onto a truckload of heroin" and expecting the ...

Nicole Scherzinger Catches Conan O'Brien Staring At Her Cleavage (Video)

9/21/2011 1:00pm EDT
Nicole Scherzinger and Conan O'Brien
Former Pussycat Doll Nicole Scherzinger showed up for Conan O'Brien's show Tuesday night wearing a very low cut top - so low that it totally distracted the host and she had to tell him to stop staring!

Conan knew he was (ahem) busted, and exclaimed things like, "It is so unfair!" "Good God!" and "You didn't think I was gonna look down there!?"

Nicole visited Conan to promote her new show, The X Factor; and in addition to explaining the premise for the show she talked about X Factor creator & co-star Simon Cowell and his own "magical man boobs," or "moobs."

Nicole also did her impression ...

Dave Grohl Gets Pulled Over For Talking On The Phone While Driving

9/10/2011 3:00pm EDT
Dave Grohl
Foo Fighters star Dave Grohl was pulled over for speeding and using a cellphone while driving on Thursday as he raced to appear on a TV show.

The rocker was running late for his slot on Conan and foolishly decided to phone the show's producer as he sped through Hollywood.

But, appearing on the show on Thursday night, Grohl had nothing but praise for the traffic cop.

He said, "He let me off with a warning for the speeding but gave me the thing-a-ding (ticket) for talking on the phone."

It's illegal to drive in California while holding and using a cellphone.

'Lopez Tonight' Canceled - Is 'Conan' Next?

8/11/2011 1:00pm EDT
Conan O'Brien
Lopez Tonight, the late night talk show bumped back to midnight by the arrival of Conan O'Brien to TBS, has been canceled due to low ratings. With Conan losing viewers as well, is he next?

Conan O'Brien infamously went to cable after being dropped by NBC, due to the fact that he would not allow Jay Leno to have his 11 PM timeslot back. His premiere on TBS drew 2 million viewers, but Conan is now struggling with only 700,000 viewers daily. Lopez tonight drew about 400,000 viewers over the last month, leading to the dismissal.

Conan dodged the issue on his most recent show, instead celeb...

Seth Green Has A Fan In Space

7/20/2011 10:30pm EDT
Seth Green
Actor Seth Green has been given the ultimate fan tribute - a message from outer space.

After learning astronauts at the International Space Station were tweeting photographs, the sci-fi-obsessed star became a follower and found a friend in U.S. spaceman Ron Garan.

During their initial correspondence, Garan told Green that he and his family were big fans of his comedy film Rat Race - and, as a gift to the actor, he'd requested a DVD copy - which was flown up to him onboard the Atlantis shuttle.

To prove he wasn't joking, Garan signed the disc and photographed it up against a window on the...

Celebrity Feuds: James Durbin & Adam Lambert, Donald Trump & Zach Galifianakis, And More

5/18/2011 1:00pm EDT
James Durbin and Adam Lambert
Once again we have some juicy celebrity feuds, but this week we have no cat fights! First up we have a war of words between American Idol cast-offs Adam Lambert and James Durbin.

"I think he’s got talent and passion 100 percent," Lambert told the Hollywood Reporter about Durbin, "but I feel like he’s trying way too hard. Also, his niche is so limited with the metal. When he did that 'Heavy Metal' [Sammy Hagar] song, James was note-perfect. He was on pitch, which is usually kind of an issue, and I think he sounded really good, but it felt like a copycat. I didn’t feel like I was seeing an...

Ke$ha Thinks Everyone Should Be Covered In Glitter & Loves Quarters (Pics & Video)

5/15/2011 7:30pm EDT
Ke dollar sign ha
Ke$ha glittered in gold and showed off her black lace bra at the KIIS FM Wango Tango concert in Los Angeles Saturday.

Wednesday night, The "Blow" singer revealed that she loves glitter and thinks the world should be covered in it on Conan O'Brien's TBS show.

"I feel like glitter makes everything more beautiful," she told Conan. "I like to cover myself in glitter, I like to cover everybody I meet in glitter... my fans in glitter."

The singer then demonstrated her glitter gun, which she uses on stage at all of her concerts, and shot the stuff all over the show's set.

She also talked about...

As Promised: Will Ferrell Shaves Conan O'Brien's Beard (Hilarious Must-See Video)

5/3/2011 11:18pm EDT
Will Ferrell and Conan O'Brien
Will Ferrell turned manic on late night TV in America on Monday night after weeks spent threatening to shave off TV host Conan O'Brien's beard.

The two funnymen launched 'Beardpocalypse' last month after Ferrell filmed a video message threat to turn barber the next time he appeared on Conan - and that appearance came on Monday night.

A stern-looking Ferrell quickly raced through pleasantries and promotion for his new movie Everything Must Go, and as O'Brien peppered him with more questions, he yelled, "Would you shut the f**k up? I'm gonna shave that beard. Guys, bring it on, let's go."


Jon Cryer Admits 'I Am A Troll' On 'Conan'

3/11/2011 4:00pm EST
Jon Cryer Troll
Jon Cryer has come forward and admitted that he is, in fact, a troll.

Cryer made a cameo appearance on Conan last night to poke fun at the harsh words from his former Two and a Half Men co-star Charlie Sheen. Charlie said in an interview, "You're with me, or you're with the trolls. Obviously he's (Cryer) with the trolls. Jon has not called me. He's a turncoat, a traitor, a troll. Clearly he's a troll..."

Jon replied on Conan, "The fact is, I am a troll. It's not something I like to talk about. My parents don't even know... It turns out there's not a lot of tolerance for people like me, ...