While I do not watch a great deal of late night television, it's nice to see Conan get his just desserts. He was hung outto dry by NBC, and now he's hung them out to dry! Go COCO!
via press release:
O’Brien’s Long-Awaited Return to Late-Night Television Attracts a Young Audience with Median Age of 30
O’Brien’s new TBS talk show was a hit with young viewers Monday night, delivering an audience with a projected median age of just 30. – which featured guests Seth Rogen, Lea Michele and Jack White – was watched by 2,451,000 adults 18-34; 3,285,000 adults 18-49; and 4,155,000 viewers.
O’Brien has a strong following among younger viewers, and social media has proven to be a key way for him to connect with his fans. “’s audience has been very vocal online, and he clearly made a smooth transition from Twitter to TBS,” said Steve Koonin, president of Turner Entertainment Networks. “ delivered an extraordinary audience and stands out as the youngest late-night talk show on television.”
Tonight,will welcome guests Tom Hanks, Jack McBrayer and Soundgarden. Upcoming guests include Jon Hamm, Fistful of Mercy and Charlyne Yi on Wednesday; andMichael Cera, Julie Bowen and Jon Dore on Thursday.
originates from Stage 15 at Warner Bros. Studios and is produced by Conaco LLC. Jeff Ross is the executive producer.
TBS, a division of Turner Broadcasting System, Inc., is television’s top-rated comedy network and is available in 100.1 million households. It serves as home to such original comedy series as Are We There Yet? and Tyler Perry’s of Payne and ; the upcoming original comedy Glory Daze; the late-night series , starring O’Brien, and Lopez Tonight, starring George Lopez; hot contemporary comedies like and The ; special events, including star-studded comedy festivals in Chicago; blockbuster movies; hosted movie showcases; and championship sports.
Turner Broadcasting System, Inc., a Time Warner company, creates and programs branded news, entertainment, animation and young adult media environments on television and other platforms for consumers around the world.