Craig Ferguson vs Conan O''brien

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$30 Million
Net worth 2018
Film & Theater Personalities
Industry
Other
Springburn
Residence
United States
Country
Brentwood, CA
17/05/1962
BirthDay
18/04/1963
1.88 m
Height
Muirfield Primary School, Cumbernauld High School
Education
NET WORTH STATISTIC
TIMELINE
2014

His contract with CBS to host the show extends through 2014

2012

He was also part of the voice cast of ‘Brave’, a computer-animated award winning fantasy comedy released in 2012

2010

He lent his voice to ‘Gobber the Belch’ in the 2010 3D computer-animated fantasy film ‘How to Train Your Dragon’

2009

In 2009, he published his memoir ‘American on Purpose: The Improbable Adventures of an Unlikely Patriot’

2006

He made his debut as a writer in 2006 with the publication of his novel ‘Between the Bridge and the River’

2005

His first show as host was broadcasted on January 3, 2005 while December 15, 2009 marked his 1000th episode as host

2004

He succeeded Craig Kilborn as the host on CBS’s ‘The Late Late Show’ in December 2004 and his first show as the regular host was aired in January 2005

1999

Apart from doing stand-up comedy and hosting shows, Ferguson also wrote and starred in three films, also directing one of them: ‘The Big Tease’ (1999), ‘Saving Grace’ (2000) and ‘I’ll Be There’ (2003)

1994

He moved to Los Angeles, US in 1994 and got his first role as a baker in the short-lived comedy ‘Maybe this Time’, which also starred Betty White and Marie Osmond

1993

Apart from comedy, he also presented his series on Scottish archaeology in 1993, titled ‘Dirt Detective’, which focused on historical sites throughout Scotland

1989

His first television appearance was as ‘Confidence’ in an episode of sitcom ‘Red Dwarf’ in 1989

2016

In April 2016, O'Brien visited South Korea in response to a fan letter urging him to visit, as well as a growing fan base online

2015

In February 2015, following the onset of the Cuban Thaw, O'Brien became the first American television personality to film in Cuba for more than half a century

2014

O'Brien hosted the 2014 MTV Movie Awards on April 13, 2014 at the Nokia Theatre L

2013

O'Brien provided the voice of talk show host Dave Endochrine in the 2013 DC Universe animated original movie Batman: The Dark Knight Returns (Part 2)

2011

The wedding, between a member of O'Brien's staff and his partner, was held on the stage of the Beacon Theatre on November 3, 2011, and broadcast on Conan

2010

In late 2010, Ajemian was charged with harassing the TV host Anthony Everett while violating a restraining order

2009

5-million mansion in Brentwood, Los Angeles, California, to prepare for his move there in 2009 from New York City to host The Tonight Show at Universal Studios Hollywood

2008

On September 11, 2008, Ajemian checked himself out of his treatment at a hospital against the wishes of his bishop, Seán Patrick O'Malley

2007

He was then reported missing by his father on November 10, 2007

2006

Starting in September 2006, O'Brien was stalked by Father David Ajemian of the Archdiocese of Boston, who, despite multiple warnings to stop, sent O'Brien letters signed as "your priest stalker" and came into contact with O'Brien's parents

2005

In 2005, he provided the voice of Robert Todd Lincoln in the audiobook version of Assassination Vacation by Sarah Vowell

2004

"In 2004, O'Brien apologized to Canadians for engaging in Quebec bashing, something which some felt reflected prejudice against Francophones

2003

O'Brien and Powel have a daughter, Neve (born October 14, 2003) and a son, Beckett (born November 9, 2005)

2002

The couple dated for nearly 18 months before their 2002 marriage in Powel's hometown of Seattle

2001

In 2001, he formed his own television production company, Conaco, which subsequently shared in the production credits for Late Night

2000

O'Brien met Elizabeth Ann 'Liza' Powel in 2000, when she appeared on Late Night with Conan O'Brien in an advertising skit involving Foote, Cone & Belding, where she worked as senior copywriter

1997

In 1997, 2000, 2002, 2003, and 2004, he and the Late Night writing staff won the Writers Guild Award for Best Writing in a Comedy/Variety Series

1996

" Beginning in 1996, O'Brien and the Late Night writing team were nominated annually for the Emmy Award for Best Writing in a Comedy or Variety Series, winning the award for the first and only time in 2007

1995

" The show went through a temporary wobble in January 1995 when Robert Smigel, feeling burned out, quit as head writer

1994

A turning point was David Letterman's February 1994 appearance

1993

Late Night with Conan O'Brien, originating from Studio 6A at 30 Rockefeller Plaza in New York City, premiered September 13, 1993 to unfavorable reviews from contemporary critics

1992

As part of a long-running gag, he brought his 1992 Ford Taurus SHO with him to California, showcasing it on both the inaugural episodes of The Tonight Show and Conan

1991

From 1991 to 1993, O'Brien was a writer and producer for The Simpsons

1989

In 1989, O'Brien and his fellow SNL writers received an Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing in a Comedy or Variety Series

1988

In January 1988, Saturday Night Live's executive producer, Lorne Michaels, hired O'Brien as a writer

1987

While on a writers' strike from Saturday Night Live following the 1987–88 season, O'Brien put on an improvisational comedy revue in Chicago with fellow SNL writers Bob Odenkirk and Robert Smigel called Happy Happy Good Show

1985

He concentrated in history and literature and graduated magna cum laude in 1985

1984

He has been a staunch Democrat since casting his first vote for President in 1984 for Walter Mondale

1981

After graduating as valedictorian in 1981, he entered Harvard University

1963

O'Brien was born on April 18, 1963 in Brookline, Massachusetts