The BEST Episodes of Late Night with Conan O'Brien

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jan 6, 2020

Network: NBC

"Keep Cool My Babies!" Smart-alecky, ribald and whimsical, "Late Night with Conan O'Brien" rose to become a critical darling and dorm favorite after a rocky start in 1993. There are many recurring characters (including Triumph the Insult Comic Dog, Vomiting Kermit, Eyeballs O'Shaughnessy, NASCAR-driving gun-toting Jesus, Masturbating Bear) and comedy bits (including New State Quarters, What in the World, Celebrity Survey, Actual Items, Conan Hates My Homeland) that entertain us night after night. New episodes air Tuesday through Friday, with reruns on Mondays and occasional breaks where reruns air all week long. It airs weekdays at 12:37 a.m. ET/PT. (Simulcast in HDTV) Next-day encores air on CNBC at 7pm ET.

Mary Tyler Moore, Chris O'Donnell, Radiohead

#1 - Mary Tyler Moore, Chris O'Donnell, Radiohead

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 14, 1993

Mary Tyler Moore, Chris O'Donnell, Radiohead

star 10.00
1 votes
John Goodman, Drew Barrymore, Tony Randall

#2 - John Goodman, Drew Barrymore, Tony Randall

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 13, 1993

Conan interviews John Goodman, Drew Barrymore & Tony Randall. George Wendt leg wrestles John Goodman & Conan sings a song.

star 9.87
30 votes
Mercedes Ruehl, Chris Connelly, Mary Matalin

#3 - Mercedes Ruehl, Chris Connelly, Mary Matalin

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 15, 1993

star 7.50
2 votes
Chris Rock, Michael Moore, Neil Cody

#4 - Chris Rock, Michael Moore, Neil Cody

Season 5 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 9, 1997

star 0.00
0 votes
Robert Wuhl, Adam Sandler

#5 - Robert Wuhl, Adam Sandler

Season 5 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 10, 1997

star 0.00
0 votes
Michael Palin, Tommy Lasorda, Cyndi Lauper

#6 - Michael Palin, Tommy Lasorda, Cyndi Lauper

Season 5 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 11, 1997

star 0.00
0 votes
Kirk Douglas, Gabrielle Reece, James Taylor

#7 - Kirk Douglas, Gabrielle Reece, James Taylor

Season 5 - Episode 4 - Aired Sep 16, 1997

star 0.00
0 votes
Kevin Nealon, Yasmine Bleeth, Jud Hale

#8 - Kevin Nealon, Yasmine Bleeth, Jud Hale

Season 5 - Episode 5 - Aired Sep 17, 1997

star 0.00
0 votes
Lucy Lawless, David Cross, Bob Odenkirk, Ani DiFranco

#9 - Lucy Lawless, David Cross, Bob Odenkirk, Ani DiFranco

Season 5 - Episode 6 - Aired Sep 18, 1997

star 0.00
0 votes
Richard Lewis, Leila Kenzle, Nanci Griffith & The Crickets

#10 - Richard Lewis, Leila Kenzle, Nanci Griffith & The Crickets

Season 5 - Episode 7 - Aired Sep 19, 1997

star 0.00
0 votes
Matt Dillon, Jaleel White, Jon Bon Jovi

#11 - Matt Dillon, Jaleel White, Jon Bon Jovi

Season 5 - Episode 8 - Aired Sep 23, 1997

star 0.00
0 votes
Tom Arnold, Melissa Joan Hart, Robert Hawkin

#12 - Tom Arnold, Melissa Joan Hart, Robert Hawkin

Season 5 - Episode 9 - Aired Sep 24, 1997

star 0.00
0 votes
Elton John, Tim Meadows

#13 - Elton John, Tim Meadows

Season 5 - Episode 10 - Aired Sep 25, 1997

star 0.00
0 votes
John Tesh, Joan Cusack, Squirrel Nut Zippers

#14 - John Tesh, Joan Cusack, Squirrel Nut Zippers

Season 5 - Episode 11 - Aired Sep 26, 1997

star 0.00
0 votes
Ben Stiller, Famke Janssen, Junior Brown

#15 - Ben Stiller, Famke Janssen, Junior Brown

Season 6 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 16, 1998

star 0.00
0 votes
Caroline Rhea, Kris Kristofferson, Jud Hale

#16 - Caroline Rhea, Kris Kristofferson, Jud Hale

Season 6 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 17, 1998

star 0.00
0 votes
Jason Priestley, George Hamilton, Los Super Seven

#17 - Jason Priestley, George Hamilton, Los Super Seven

Season 6 - Episode 4 - Aired Sep 18, 1998

star 0.00
0 votes
John McEnroe, Lauren Graham, Jaguares

#18 - John McEnroe, Lauren Graham, Jaguares

Season 9 - Episode 82 - Aired Mar 1, 2002

star 0.00
0 votes
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Kevin Pollak, Vanessa Carlton

#19 - Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Kevin Pollak, Vanessa Carlton

Season 9 - Episode 83 - Aired Mar 5, 2002

star 0.00
0 votes
Heather Graham, Sam Rockwell, Russell Simmons

#20 - Heather Graham, Sam Rockwell, Russell Simmons

Season 10 - Episode 68 - Aired Jan 30, 2003

star 0.00
0 votes
Jackie Chan, Marlo Thomas, Ricky Jay

#21 - Jackie Chan, Marlo Thomas, Ricky Jay

Season 10 - Episode 10 - Aired Sep 25, 2002

star 0.00
0 votes
Jon Voight, Colin Hanks

#22 - Jon Voight, Colin Hanks

Season 9 - Episode 66 - Aired Jan 10, 2002

star 0.00
0 votes
Jerry Lewis, Harland Williams, Buddy Guy

#23 - Jerry Lewis, Harland Williams, Buddy Guy

Season 11 - Episode 1755 - Aired Aug 29, 2003

Jerry Lewis, Harland Williams, Buddy Guy

star 0.00
0 votes
Tina Fey, Joe Pantoliano, Coldplay

#24 - Tina Fey, Joe Pantoliano, Coldplay

Season 10 - Episode 11 - Aired Sep 26, 2002

star 0.00
0 votes
Zach Braff, Billy Connolly, Brian Setzer Orchestra

#25 - Zach Braff, Billy Connolly, Brian Setzer Orchestra

Season 11 - Episode 39 - Aired Nov 26, 2003

star 0.00
0 votes