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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.

 

#260

Elle Fanning

Actress Elle Fanning feels honored about being Conan O’Brien’s pretty good friend.   Elle and Conan sit down to discuss taking liberties with history on The Great, famous relatives, and her new drama miniseries The Girl from Plainville. Plus, Conan recounts his pre-late night success with his boy band during the State of the Podcast.   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 hrs Ago

1 HR 05 MINS

1:05:47

22 hrs Ago


#259

The Stressed Pelvis

Conan talks to Lindsay from Halifax about her work with sensory deprivation chambers and Conan’s personal meditation practice.   Wanna get a chance to talk to Conan? Submit here:  [TeamCoco.com/CallConan] (http://TeamCoco.com/CallConan) ... Read more

12 May 2022

27 MINS

27:39

12 May 2022


#258

Paul F. Tompkins

Comedian Paul F. Tompkins feels cautiously optimistic about being Conan O’Brien’s friend.   Paul sits down with Conan to discuss getting started in one of the hardest cities for stand-up comedy, the origin behind his trademark gentleman’s wear, and his live variety show Varietopia. Later, Conan muses at the list of books purchased on his stolen Kindle.   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

09 May 2022

1 HR 01 MINS

1:01:12

09 May 2022


#257

The Body Man

Conan chats with Tyler from Mississippi Mills about being a bus driver, feeling unsafe on the job, and what disses Conan would sling at his younger self.   Wanna get a chance to talk to Conan? Submit here:  [TeamCoco.com/CallConan] (http://TeamCoco.com/CallConan) ... Read more

05 May 2022

24 MINS

24:11

05 May 2022


#256

John Mulaney Returns

Comedian John Mulaney feels irregardless about being Conan O’Brien’s friend.   John sits down with Conan once again to discuss what goes into crafting an SNL monologue, putting all of himself into his new special From Scratch, and seeing the world through the eyes of his son.   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

02 May 2022

1 HR 10 MINS

1:10:01

02 May 2022


#255

Melissa and the Cherry Wood Hand

Conan chats with Melissa from Detroit about risking life and limb building picture frames and what to do with the scrap wood left over.   Wanna get a chance to talk to Conan? Submit here:  [TeamCoco.com/CallConan] (http://TeamCoco.com/CallConan) ... Read more

28 Apr 2022

20 MINS

20:07

28 Apr 2022


#254

Molly Shannon

Actress Molly Shannon feels proud to be Conan O’Brien’s friend.   Molly sits down with Conan to talk about being a child stowaway, the reckless physicality of Mary Katherine Gallagher, and her new memoir Hello, Molly! Later, Matt Gourley shares comments from a lustful thread on the Conan subreddit.     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 Apr 2022

1 HR 06 MINS

1:06:33

25 Apr 2022


#253

The Emotional Health of My Don Johnson

Conan talks to Chris from Wilmette, IL about working as a North Pole expedition guide and whether Conan could handle life in the Arctic.   Wanna get a chance to talk to Conan? Submit here:  [TeamCoco.com/CallConan] (http://TeamCoco.com/CallConan) ... Read more

21 Apr 2022

23 MINS

23:45

21 Apr 2022


#252

Stephen Merchant

Comedian, writer, and director Stephen Merchant feels overqualified about being Conan O’Brien’s friend.   Stephen sits down with Conan to discuss his outrageous height, finding the right showrunner for the American version of The Office, getting to work alongside legends like David Bowie and Christopher Walken, and his newest series The Outlaws. Later, Conan wonders how to capitalize on his natural appeal to kids when he and his team Review the Reviewers.   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

18 Apr 2022

1 HR 00 MINS

1:00:33

18 Apr 2022


#251

Gonzo's Nose

Conan speaks with Emma about her work making leather bondage harnesses and the wonderful world of custom sex gear.     Wanna get a chance to talk to Conan? Submit here:  [TeamCoco.com/CallConan] (http://TeamCoco.com/CallConan) ... Read more

14 Apr 2022

28 MINS

28:25

14 Apr 2022


#250

Nick Offerman Returns

Nick Offerman feels earnestly grateful about being Conan O’Brien’s friend.   Nick sits down with Conan once more to discuss processing feelings of intense jealousy, pitching his new book [Where the Deer and the Antelope Play] (https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/536915/where-the-deer-and-the-antelope-play-by-nick-offerman) on its own merits, why creating things is critical to overall health, and his Substack column [Donkey Thoughts] (https://nickofferman.substack.com/) . Later, the gang reunites in person for the first time in years.   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

11 Apr 2022

1 HR 05 MINS

1:05:02

11 Apr 2022


#249

The High Priestess

Conan consults with tarot reader Patti to receive his very own personalized fortune.   Wanna get a chance to talk to Conan? Submit here:  [TeamCoco.com/CallConan] (http://TeamCoco.com/CallConan) ... Read more

07 Apr 2022

22 MINS

22:25

07 Apr 2022


#248

Aimee Mann

Singer-songwriter Aimee Mann feels apprehensive about being Conan O’Brien’s friend.   Aimee sits down with Conan to discuss her tumultuous childhood, early days on the scene with her band The Young Snakes, and the importance of being able to say what you think and feel. Plus, Team Coco’s own gossip expert Solomon Georgio shares some hot historical goss dating all the way back to 1892. Check out The Juice with Solomon Georgio [here] (https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-juice-with-solomon-georgio/id1616261785) .  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

04 Apr 2022

57 MINS

57:23

04 Apr 2022


#247

Rest In Pee Wee

Conan speaks with Maureen from Michigan about working as a taxidermist and how and where she would pose a taxidermied Conan.     Wanna get a chance to talk to Conan? Submit here:  [TeamCoco.com/CallConan] (http://TeamCoco.com/CallConan) ... Read more

31 Mar 2022

19 MINS

19:26

31 Mar 2022


#246

Paul Rudd Returns

Actor Paul Rudd feels heart-warmed about being Conan O’Brien’s friend.   Paul sits down with Conan once again to talk about their love of European food, measuring their junk, Paul’s upcoming projects, and getting knee-deep in the shit. Later, Matt Gourley shares a song about his relative who was attacked by a chicken.   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

28 Mar 2022

1 HR 11 MINS

1:11:59

28 Mar 2022


#245

Social Morays

Conan talks to Rebecca in Seattle about working as a professional organizer and how Conan disposes of his unwanted belongings.     Wanna get a chance to talk to Conan? Submit here:  [TeamCoco.com/CallConan] (http://TeamCoco.com/CallConan) ... Read more

24 Mar 2022

22 MINS

22:42

24 Mar 2022


#244

Tracy Morgan

Comedian Tracy Morgan feels bloated to be Conan O’Brien’s friend.   Tracy sits down with Conan to talk about the roots of his iconic comedic sensibilities, his favorite character bits on SNL, starring in The Last O.G., and his emotional recovery from his 2014 truck accident. Plus, Sona confesses to a truly despicable sushi-related crime.   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

21 Mar 2022

1 HR 06 MINS

1:06:46

21 Mar 2022


#243

Lux et Veritas

Conan chats with Lux in London about rock climbing with a visual impairment and the dumbest, most physically dangerous thing Conan has ever done.   Wanna get a chance to talk to Conan? Submit here:  [TeamCoco.com/CallConan] (http://TeamCoco.com/CallConan) ... Read more

17 Mar 2022

21 MINS

21:55

17 Mar 2022


#242

David Cross

Actor and comedian David Cross feels envious about being Conan O’Brien’s friend.   David sits down with Conan to discuss his incredible career in comedy, being attacked by his audience, passing down cherished comedic influences through generations, and his new special I’m From the Future. Later, Sona looks back ruefully on her most recent temper tantrum.  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

14 Mar 2022

1 HR 00 MINS

1:00:39

14 Mar 2022


#241

The Mafia Puppy Doctor

Conan talks to Jonathan about being a small animal veterinarian and what kind of animal Conan would turn into if he had the chance.   Wanna get a chance to talk to Conan? Submit here:  [TeamCoco.com/CallConan] (http://TeamCoco.com/CallConan) ... Read more

10 Mar 2022

22 MINS

22:12

10 Mar 2022