Conan O’Brien, the beloved late-night legend and podcast host, is embarking on a thrilling international adventure in his upcoming Max travel show, “Conan O’Brien Must Go.” Recently announced by Warner Bros. Discovery, this four-episode series will bring Conan closer to his fans from all corners of the globe. In an exhilarating sizzle reel, we catch a glimpse of O’Brien surprising his podcast listeners and knocking on their doors in various countries—a testament to his dedication and love for his fanbase.
Conan O’Brien’s Journey: From Late-Night to Podcasting
Conan O’Brien’s career has been nothing short of remarkable. Having charmed audiences for years as a late-night host, he transitioned seamlessly into the world of podcasting, capturing hearts with his flagship show, Conan O’Brien Needs a Friend. As one of the most popular podcasts, it consistently dominates the charts, leaving a lasting impression on its listeners. Within this podcast, O’Brien introduced a segment called “Conan O’Brien Needs a Fan,” which serves as the foundation for his upcoming travel show, “Conan O’Brien Must Go“.
Unveiling “Conan O’Brien Must Go”
“Conan O’Brien Must Go” promises to be an incredibly captivating and enthralling travel series that brilliantly showcases Conan O’Brien’s infectious enthusiasm and deep, genuine connection with his devoted fans.
The very essence of the show revolves around the awe-inspiring concept of O’Brien surprising his loyal listeners by making personal visits to their own countries. Each episode of this remarkable series will unveil a new adventure, leaving viewers on the edge of their seats with anticipation and excitement.
The tantalizing sizzle reel offers a mere glimpse into the awe-inspiring experiences that lie ahead, capturing the sheer astonishment and delight on the faces of unsuspecting fans as they swing open their doors to discover the legendary host himself standing before them, ready to embark on an extraordinary journey filled with unforgettable escapades and magical moments.
O’Brien’s International Meet and Greet
O’Brien’s commitment to his fans knows no bounds. In an unprecedented move, he took it upon himself to answer the unspoken desires of his global fanbase by embarking on this international journey. As O’Brien himself puts it, “My fans around the globe never asked me to visit them, so I did.” This sincere gesture demonstrates his unwavering dedication and reinforces the connection he shares with his audience.
While specific details about the upcoming travel destinations remain under wraps, it has been confirmed that O’Brien will be venturing to Norway, Thailand, and other yet-to-be-revealed locations.
The production of the show is currently underway, but an official release date has not been announced. Fans eagerly await the opportunity to experience the joy and excitement that will undoubtedly unfold in each episode.
Continuing the Travel Legacy
Nina Rosenstein, Executive Vice President of Programming at HBO, emphasizes O’Brien’s significance, stating, “Conan is a national treasure… at least that’s what he keeps telling me.” The collaboration between HBO and O’Brien, along with his Conaco team, has been a dream come true for Rosenstein, who praises their intelligence, humor, and remarkable kindness.
“Conan O’Brien Must Go” is not O’Brien’s first foray into the world of travel shows. From 2015 to 2019, the acclaimed “Conan Without Borders” treated audiences to a series of specials where O’Brien immersed himself in foreign cultures and interacted with locals. Unfortunately, production on the show was interrupted by the global Covid-19 pandemic, and its return was indefinitely postponed until the conclusion of O’Brien’s late-night TV run.
From his illustrious career in late-night TV to the creation of his podcasting empire, Conan O’Brien has consistently shown his ability to captivate audiences. Now, with “Conan O’Brien Must Go,” he embarks on a thrilling adventure to connect with his fans on a more personal level. Audiences worldwide eagerly anticipate the release of this exceptional travel series, which promises to deliver laughter, cultural exploration, and heartwarming encounters.