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Conan O'Brien to Put His Eponymous Late-Night Show to Bed on June 24

Conan O'Brien to Put His Eponymous Late-Night Show to Bed on June 24

Tuesday, 4 May, 2021 - 07:00
Conan O'Brien. (AP)

Late-night talk show host Conan O'Brien will host his long-running nightly TBS "Conan" talkshow for the last time on June 24, WarnerMedia said on Monday, ahead of his shift to a new show on HBO Max.


The final weeks of the TBS show will feature a line-up of special guests, culminating in an extended hour-long finale recapping his 11-year run.


"The plan is to re-emerge on HBO Max sometime in the near future with I think what will be my fourth iteration of a program," O'Brien said at the start of "Conan" on Monday.


WarnerMedia said O'Brien's HBO Max show would move away from a traditional talk show format.


Known for his clever comedy, often self-deprecating and awkward, O'Brien is the current longest serving nightly late-night talk show host in the United States, having started his career in 1993 when NBC tapped him to take over from David Letterman as host of the Late-Night franchise.


He has won four Emmy Awards and six Writers Guild Awards.


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