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Kevin Hart Looks Back on His Failed 'SNL' Audition on 'Conan'

Here's a clip from Kevin Hart's visit to last night's Conan, where he looks back on auditioning for SNL with an impression of someone even Lorne Michaels didn't know. Watch more from Hart's interview below:

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with These Classic Conan O'Brien Clips

To celebrate St. Patrick's Day, earlier today longtime Conan writer/performer Brian Stack tweeted out two classic late night clips featuring a young Amy Poehler as Andy Richter's little sister Stacy as well as O'Brien's visit to Ireland for a special episode of Late Night. No late night host has brought more pride to the Irish than O'Brien, who understands that real Irish Americans aren't as much known for green beer and once-a-year parties as they are for pale skin, an undying love for JFK, and crippling depression. With that in mind, here's some of O'Brien's finest Ireland-themed late night segments, from his journey to County Limerick to [...]

Watch Conan O'Brien's Visit to Cuba

Conan's very special episode in Cuba aired last night, making it the first time a US late night host filmed in the country since 1959. Check out O'Brien's opening segment above, then watch the rest of the special below, in which Conan takes Spanish lessons, visits a cigar factory, learns the Cuban rumba, discovers the joy of rum in a box, and plenty more:

Conan O'Brien and Howard Stern Talk Depression, Late Night, and 'SNL'

To promote his upcoming Conan special from Cuba, Conan O'Brien stopped by The Howard Stern Show this morning, and the result is a lengthy and fantastic interview that covers O'Brien's entire career, from his first days in college to writing for SNL and The Simpsons all the way to his choice to rebuild his new TBS show Conan rather than continue the bits he made famous during his NBC years. O'Brien also opened up about his struggles with depression — here's a particularly great quote about his early days on NBC late night:

This is an absolute true story: It was the first couple weeks of the Late [...]

Craig Robinson, Adam Scott, and Clark Duke Visit 'Conan'

The cast of Hot Tub Time Machine 2 were guests on last night's Conan, and in the above clip Craig Robinson leads a jam session of his very own Hot Tub Time Machine 2 theme song. Watch more clips from the guys' appearance below:

Nick Kroll Runs Through His Favorite 'Kroll Show' Characters on 'Conan'

Here's a clip from Nick Kroll's visit to last night's Conan, where he runs through some of his favorite characters from Kroll Show and O'Brien accurately notes that Kroll does many characters where "you just wanna punch their face." Watch Kroll share his one and only celebrity impression below:

Bill Tull Shares Some Money-Saving St. Patrick's Day Tips

Ahead of St. Patrick's Day, Conan's super frugal prop master Bill Tull shared some holiday-themed tips during last night's show. Whether you're on the hunt for green beer, Guinness, or some Irish luck, Bill's got you covered without breaking the bank.

H. Jon Benjamin Shows Off His British Accent on 'Conan'

Here's a clip from H. Jon Benjamin's visit to last night's Conan, where he looks back on the day he landed the role of Sterling Archer and panicked because he thought he'd have to do a British accent. Watch more from the interview below:

Billy Eichner Introduces Conan O'Brien to the World of Grindr

Having already mastered the world of Tinder, last night Conan O'Brien decided to give Grindr a try with the invaluable help of Billy Eichner, who helps O'Brien set up the best Grindr profile possible ("Frecklefucker" is a pretty catchy name) and connect Conan with his very first man date.

Conan O'Brien Spent the Weekend Shooting a Remote 'Conan' Segment in Cuba

TBS's Conan will make history with its next remote segment. According to THR, Conan O'Brien and his Conan crew traveled to Cuba over the weekend to tape an upcoming segment for the show, making it the first time an American late night host filmed in the country since the embargo in 1962 — Jack Paar last visited to interview Fidel Castro for The Tonight Show in 1959. O'Brien is no stranger to filming remote segments in other countries — see his trips to Toronto, Ireland, Germany, and Amsterdam — so there's no better late night ambassador out there. The segment is set to air [...]

Kristen Schaal Shares a Disturbing Childhood Memory on 'Conan'

Here's a clip from Kristen Schaal's visit to last night's Conan, where she looks back on her childhood spent on her parents' cattle farm and a particularly scarring memory involving her dad, their dog Teddy, and a decomposing chicken. Watch another clip from the interview below:

Adam Sandler Talked Chris Farley's Intense Eating Habits on 'Conan'

Adam Sandler swung by Conan last night, and he talked about his early days on SNL and notable meals with Michael Keaton and Chris Farley. Unsurprisingly, Farley could really put some food away.

Aziz Ansari Leads a Live Reading of His Screenplay 'Ghost Plane' on 'Conan'

Here's a clip from Aziz Ansari's visit to last night's Conan, where he decided to bring copies of a screenplay he wrote on Twitter called Ghost Plane to do a live reading with Andy Richter and O'Brien, who graciously agrees to read all the female parts. Watch more from Ansari's interview below:

The 'It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia' Cast Visits 'Conan'

The cast of It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia were guests on last night's Conan, where they talked about some very dedicated fan tattoos and even shared some of their own, including Rob McElhenney's barely passable "Crosby" tattoo. Watch more from their interview with O'Brien below: