Amid a flurry of changes in the late-night TV landscape,
"Over the past four years, we have built a terrific relationship with Conan O'Brien and are thrilled to be extending his series for another three years," said Michael Wright, president and head of programming for TBS and
Wright praised O'Brien, whose fans skew younger than those of most other late-night hosts, for bringing "an incredibly young audience to TBS." The network also touted O'Brien's strong digital presence: The host has 10.7 million followers on Twitter and 2.5 million Facebook fans.
"We couldn't have asked for a better late-night host or a more enthusiastic ambassador for the TBS brand," Wright said.
O'Brien brought his off-kilter brand of comedy to the Turner-owned cable network on November 2010 after his acrimonious departure from