TITLE

LAST NIGHT OF THANKS

AUTHOR(S)
Schneider, Michael
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Daily Variety;2/23/2009, Vol. 302 Issue 36, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the final edition of the NBC Television Network's program "Late Night With Conan O'Brien" in the U.S. For his final show, he featured memorable clips from the show's 16 years and welcomed back original sidekick Andy Richter. The White Stripes offered a unique TV performance while Will Ferrell, Abe Vigoda and John Mayer also made appearances. O'Brien spent that last few minutes thanking a lot of people.
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