Conan O’Brien, the globally recognized television personality, has currently announced his departure from his long-running show named Conan. Conan has received fame worldwide for his improvisational comedy, sketch and physical comedy, surreal humor, and satire. After Conan O’Brien made headlines for his departure from the show, curiosity regarding his Net Worth is observed. In this article, we will discuss Conan O’Brien’s Net Worth, his achievements, and his personal life. The late-night talk show Conan made its television debut on November 8, 2010, and aired each Monday through Thursday. Conan mostly focuses on recent news stories, political figures, and prominent celebrities and presents it with humor. Completing its eleven seasons and a total of 1,510 episodes, the show ended on June 24, 2021.
Conan O’Brien also had been the host of multiple talk shows. And his “awkward, self-deprecating humor” is one of the reasons which distinguishes him from others. He received his first talk show, With Late Night with Conan O’Brien, in 1993 after replacing David Letterman. In the initial years, the show failed to receive positive feedback from the audience and remained on a multiweek renewal cycle.
However, in the following years, the show improved and gained popularity. This also gave Conan a spotlight and recognition to the audience. In 2010, Conan fell under the list of Time’s 100 Most Influential People. His next show was The Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien in 2009, which ran for a year. He was also spotted hosting prestigious award events and occasions like the Emmy Awards, 5th Annual NFL Honors in San Francisco, and Christmas in Washington.
After David Letterman announced his retirement from the televised as a host in 2015, Conan became the longest-working late-night talk show host among the active United States hosts.
What Is Conan O’Brien Net Worth?
Conan is a multi-talented personality, and apart from having an extremely successful career as a television host, he is a phenomenal writer too. He wrote under the talk show Saturday Night Live which aired from 1987 to 1991. Conan also took part as a writer and producer for the famous adult animated sitcom, The Simpsons, for two seasons. He also made his appearance as a voice artist and actor. He voiced over his character in the season five Simpsons episode “Bart Gets Famous”, followed by “Futurama” second season. Conan’s other works include voice-over in the 2013 DC Universe animated original movie Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Nickelodeon’s The Penguins of Madagascar, and many more.
He appeared as a guest actor in 30 Rock, the U.S. version of The Office, Web Therapy, Death Stranding, and others. All of these have a massive contribution to the net worth of Conan O’Brien.
Conan O’Brien’s net worth is estimated to be $85 million according to 2021 reports, making him one of the richest television hosts worldwide. It is believed that TBS offered him a $12 million salary every year for his self-named show. His net worth may increase more in the following year as reportedly he would launch a new variety show.
All We Know About His Personal Life
Conan Christopher O’Brien was born on April 18, 1963, and raised in Brookline, Massachusetts. Conan belonged to a well-established and educated background. His father was a respected physician, epidemiologist, and professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School. His mother is a former attorney and partner at the Boston firm Ropes & Gray. Conan himself was a talented person and took passion in writing, he also supposedly played drums in a band called the Bad Clams.
During his high-school years in Brookline High School, Conan took part as the managing editor of the school newspaper, The Sagamore. He also served as an intern for Congressman Robert Drinan and received the National Council of Teachers of English. Conan was also the president of The Harvard Lampoon, in the Harvard University, graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree.
Conan O’Brien married Elizabeth Ann “Liza” Powel in 2002, after dating for 18 months. The couple met at Late Night with Conan O’Brien where she appeared as an advertising skit. The duo is currently parents to two children, daughter Neve, born in 2003, and son, Beckett, born in 2005. The couple is going strong after 19 years of marriage and currently lives in Brentwood, California.