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Conan O’Brien Needs A Friend podcast

Conan O’Brien Needs A Friend

After 25 years at the Late Night desk, Conan realized that the only people at his holiday party are the men and women who work for him. Over the years and despite thousands of interviews, Conan has never made a real and lasting friendship with any of his celebrity guests. So, he started a podcast to do just that.Deeper, unboundedly playful, and free from FCC regulations, Conan O’Brien Needs a Friend is a weekly opportunity for Conan to hang out with the people he enjoys most and perhaps find some real friendship along the way.

After 25 years at the Late Night desk, Conan realized that the only people at his holiday party are the men and women who work for him. Over the years and despite thousands of interviews, Conan has never made a real and lasting friendship with any of his celebrity guests. So, he started a podcast to do just that.Deeper, unboundedly playful, and free from FCC regulations, Conan O’Brien Needs a Friend is a weekly opportunity for Conan to hang out with the people he enjoys most and perhaps find some real friendship along the way.

 

#300

The Naked Therapist

Conan chats with Violet in Kalamazoo, MI about working as a stripper, what Conan’s stage name would be, and what song he would dance to.   Wanna get a chance to talk to Conan? Submit here:  [TeamCoco.com/CallConan] (http://TeamCoco.com/CallConan) ... Read more

22 Sep 2022

16 MINS

16:39

22 Sep 2022


#299

Jack McBrayer

Actor and comedian Jack McBrayer feels honored about being Conan O’Brien’s friend.   Jack sits down with Conan to discuss working in a factory, landing the role of Kenneth on 30 Rock, and being invited to a big celebrity wedding (in India). Plus, Conan and his team finally get to the bottom of the mysterious maybe-fake caller from last week’s segment.     Got a question for Conan? Call our voicemail: (323) 451-2821.   For Conan videos, tour dates and more visit  [TeamCoco.com] (https://teamcoco.com/) . ... Read more

19 Sep 2022

1 HR 14 MINS

1:14:50

19 Sep 2022


#298

Brazilian Butt Lift

Conan talks to plastic surgeon Ahmed to find out what procedures he recommends to spruce up Conan's aging physique and to perform a little surgery role-play.   Wanna get a chance to talk to Conan? Submit here:  [TeamCoco.com/CallConan] (http://TeamCoco.com/CallConan) ... Read more

15 Sep 2022

19 MINS

19:32

15 Sep 2022


#297

Leslie Jones

Comedian Leslie Jones could give a sh*t if she was Conan O’Brien’s friend.   Leslie sits down with Conan to discuss her new podcast The Fckry, writing stand-up to fit her style, the lost art of accountability, and who at SNL she was secretly in love with. Later, Conan and his crew play sleuth to validate a dubious listener voicemail.   Got a question for Conan? Call our voicemail: (323) 451-2821.  For Conan videos, tour dates and more visit  [TeamCoco.com] (https://teamcoco.com/) . ... Read more

12 Sep 2022

58 MINS

58:44

12 Sep 2022


#296

Bedside Conan

Conan speaks with ICU nurse Effie from Durham, North Carolina to find out how she and her fellow nurses keep themselves entertained and how Conan might be of service in a hospital setting.   Wanna get a chance to talk to Conan? Submit here:  [TeamCoco.com/CallConan] (http://TeamCoco.com/CallConan) ... Read more

08 Sep 2022

22 MINS

22:49

08 Sep 2022


#295

James Burrows

Legendary sitcom director James Burrows feels sanguine about being Conan O’Brien’s friend.   James sits down with Conan to talk about his new book Directed by James Burrows, casting for Cheers and Frasier, which of his shows he still thinks is the funniest, and the evolution of the Norm-ism. Plus, Conan tries to get to know his own feet a bit better.     Got a question for Conan? Call our voicemail: (323) 451-2821.   For Conan videos, tour dates and more visit  [TeamCoco.com] (https://teamcoco.com/) . ... Read more

05 Sep 2022

1 HR 02 MINS

1:02:27

05 Sep 2022


#294

The Juili Juanka of Juárez

Conan chats with Kevin in Juárez, Mexico about working in a candy factory and the one bit of American history Conan thinks every first-time visitor should know.   Wanna get a chance to talk to Conan? Submit here:  [TeamCoco.com/CallConan] (http://TeamCoco.com/CallConan) ... Read more

01 Sep 2022

24 MINS

24:03

01 Sep 2022


#293

Luke Wilson

Actor Luke Wilson feels that, on the advice of his counsel, it’s best that he agree to be clear about being Conan O’Brien’s friend.   Luke sits down with Conan to chat about interacting with the pioneers of his craft, mastering his put-upon film persona, taking inspiration from MAD Magazine, and more. Later, Gourley mourns how the tragic power of the podcast has ruined a small part of his life.   Got a question for Conan? Call our voicemail: (323) 451-2821.   For Conan videos, tour dates and more visit  [TeamCoco.com] (https://teamcoco.com/) . ... Read more

29 Aug 2022

1 HR 02 MINS

1:02:58

29 Aug 2022


#292

The Worst Cow Thief

Conan talks with Benji from Kampala about the challenges of organizing a traditional Ugandan wedding.   Wanna get a chance to talk to Conan? Submit here:  [TeamCoco.com/CallConan] (http://TeamCoco.com/CallConan) ... Read more

25 Aug 2022

21 MINS

21:08

25 Aug 2022


#291

Nicole Byer Returns

Comedian Nicole Byer feels giddy about being Conan O’Brien’s friend.   Nicole returns to chat with Conan about being loved by kids, the wisdom of John Cena, and being horny for love. Later, Conan and his team attempt to hold it together while Sona is away on her book tour.   Got a question for Conan? Call our voicemail: (323) 451-2821.   For Conan videos, tour dates and more visit  [TeamCoco.com] (https://teamcoco.com/) . ... Read more

22 Aug 2022

1 HR 08 MINS

1:08:07

22 Aug 2022


#290

The Motorcycle Diaries

Conan chats with Jake in Tbilisi, Georgia about his adventures riding his motorcycle around the world.   Wanna get a chance to talk to Conan? Submit here:  [TeamCoco.com/CallConan] (http://TeamCoco.com/CallConan) ... Read more

18 Aug 2022

23 MINS

23:31

18 Aug 2022


#289

Aubrey Plaza

Actress, comedian, and producer Aubrey Plaza feels totally fine about being Conan O’Brien’s friend.   Aubrey sits down with Conan to discuss playing basketball in disguise, getting cast in her breakout role as April Ludgate on Parks and Recreation, and her new movie Emily the Criminal. Later, Sona’s assistant David Hopping tells the tale of how he came to work under Conan.   Got a question for Conan? Call our voicemail: (323) 451-2821.   For Conan videos, tour dates and more visit  [TeamCoco.com] (https://teamcoco.com/) . ... Read more

15 Aug 2022

1 HR 03 MINS

1:03:04

15 Aug 2022


#288

The ‘Couve

Conan speaks with Connor from Vancouver about directing animated features and the hardships of height.   Wanna get a chance to talk to Conan? Submit here:  [TeamCoco.com/CallConan] (http://TeamCoco.com/CallConan) ... Read more

11 Aug 2022

18 MINS

18:22

11 Aug 2022


#287

Jeff Ross

Comedian Jeff Ross feels tan about being Conan O’Brien’s friend.   Jeff sits down with Conan to talk about learning from the great Don Rickles, his reaction to “the slap,” great moments in roast comedy history, and memories of some of the great comics lost in recent years. Later, Conan and his crew reveal the surprising and controversial way they made national news headlines.   Got a question for Conan? Call our voicemail: (323) 451-2821.   For Conan videos, tour dates and more visit  [TeamCoco.com] (https://teamcoco.com/) . ... Read more

08 Aug 2022

1 HR 03 MINS

1:03:56

08 Aug 2022


#286

Conan Sits Down with his Significant Other

Conan sits down with his significant other, Liza Powel O’Brien, in this very special bonus episode from her own podcast, Significant Others. Listen as Liza and Conan chat about all things Abe and Mary Lincoln. ... Read more

05 Aug 2022

21 MINS

21:01

05 Aug 2022


#285

912, What's Your Emergency?

Conan talks to Taylor from Salt Lake City about working as a 911 operator and to walk through an emergency simulation.     Wanna get a chance to talk to Conan? Submit here:  [TeamCoco.com/CallConan] (http://TeamCoco.com/CallConan) ... Read more

04 Aug 2022

20 MINS

20:59

04 Aug 2022


#284

B.J. Novak

Actor, writer, and comedian B.J. Novak feels excited, but cautious about being Conan O’Brien’s friend.   B.J. sits down with Conan to talk about hailing from rival towns, the personal impact of Bob Saget, working on Punk’D, and B.J.’s new film Vengeance. Plus, Conan’s wife Liza stops by to share stories from her new podcast “Significant Others.”   Got a question for Conan? Call our voicemail: (323) 451-2821.   For Conan videos, tour dates and more visit  [TeamCoco.com] (https://teamcoco.com/) . ... Read more

01 Aug 2022

1 HR 03 MINS

1:03:27

01 Aug 2022


#283

21st Century Bangable

Conan talks to salon owner Kristi to get recommendations for his style and to get the scoop on the weirdest conversations she’s had with someone in the chair.     Wanna get a chance to talk to Conan? Submit here:  [TeamCoco.com/CallConan] (http://TeamCoco.com/CallConan) ... Read more

28 Jul 2022

17 MINS

17:37

28 Jul 2022


#282

Nikki Glaser Returns

Comedian Nikki Glaser feels chill about being Conan O’Brien’s friend.   Nikki sits down with Conan once more to discuss moving back in with her parents, handling criticism, hosting Fboy Island, and pushing the boundaries with her latest special Good Clean Filth.   Got a question for Conan? Call our voicemail: (323) 451-2821.   For Conan videos, tour dates and more visit  [TeamCoco.com] (https://teamcoco.com/) . ... Read more

25 Jul 2022

1 HR 13 MINS

1:13:50

25 Jul 2022


#281

Space Porn

Conan talks with NASA engineer Smythe about the craziest things he’s smuggled into space and how Conan’s team would fare in the final frontier.   Wanna get a chance to talk to Conan? Submit here:  [TeamCoco.com/CallConan] (http://TeamCoco.com/CallConan) ... Read more

21 Jul 2022

27 MINS

27:52

21 Jul 2022