Conan O’Brien will shake up his late-night show on TBS in favor of a more freewheeling half-hour format that allows him to curate content from a host of comedy-focused ventures he has as part of a broader partnership with the Time Warner cable network.
Source and more: Variety
“It’s still going to be me hosting a very silly show, but I want segments on my half-hour program to link to digital content, deepening the experience for my younger fans, and confusing my older ones,” Conan explained, very Conan-ily, in today’s news.
Source and more: Deadline
Conan is in no immediate danger from the cancellation reaper, having been renewed through 2022 by TBS.