The Best Episodes of Late Night with Conan O'Brien

Last Updated: May 11, 2019

"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

Mary Tyler Moore, Chris O'Donnell, Radiohead

star 10.00
1 votes
The Final Episode, The White Stripes

#2 - The Final Episode, The White Stripes

Season 16 - Episode 98

Tonight Conan welcomes musical guest The White Stripes.

star 10.00
2 votes
Jerry Seinfeld, Craig Bierko

#3 - Jerry Seinfeld, Craig Bierko

Season 16 - Episode 97

Tonight Conan welcomes Jerry Seinfeld and Craig Bierko.

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

#4 - John Goodman, Drew Barrymore, Tony Randall

Season 1 - Episode 1

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

star 8.67
3 votes
Jason Sudeikis, Janeane Garofalo, They Might Be Giants

#5 - Jason Sudeikis, Janeane Garofalo, They Might Be Giants

Season 14 - Episode 166

star 8.00
1 votes
Mercedes Ruehl, Chris Connelly, Mary Matalin

#6 - Mercedes Ruehl, Chris Connelly, Mary Matalin

Season 1 - Episode 3

star 7.50
2 votes
Brian Williams, Taraji P. Henson, Nate Bargatze

#7 - Brian Williams, Taraji P. Henson, Nate Bargatze

Season 16 - Episode 88

Brian Williams, Taraji P. Henson, Nate Bargatze

star 7.50
2 votes
Jon Hamm, Ginnifer Goodwin, Theresa Andersson

#8 - Jon Hamm, Ginnifer Goodwin, Theresa Andersson

Season 16 - Episode 87

Jon Hamm, Ginnifer Goodwin, Theresa Andersson

star 7.00
1 votes
Seth Green, Russell Brand, Eugene Mirman

#9 - Seth Green, Russell Brand, Eugene Mirman

Season 15 - Episode 146

Tonight's guests include Seth Green, Russell Brand and Eugene Mirman.

star 6.00
1 votes
Emma Watson, Patton Oswalt, Mark Ronson

#10 - Emma Watson, Patton Oswalt, Mark Ronson

Season 14 - Episode 165

star 6.00
2 votes
Brian Dennehy, Veronica Webb, Cracker

#11 - Brian Dennehy, Veronica Webb, Cracker

Season 2 - Episode 15

star 6.00
1 votes