“When we invited Conan O’Brien to come to TBS, we knew he would bring with him a passionately loyal following of young adults,” the cabler’s head of programming Michael Wright said in a statement. “We are proud to extend our relationship with Conan as he continues to forge the future of late night. I just wish we didn’t decide to tell him on April Fools’ Day.”
Ready for more of today’s TV dish? Well…
• Eager to see a fabulously flamboyant Michael Douglas and Matt Damon couple up? Press PLAY below for a look at HBO’s original Liberace biopic Behind the Candelabra, which bows May 26.
• A Cher-centric documentary has landed at Lifetime. Per EW.com, Dear Mom, Love Cher (airing May 6) will pay tribute to the legend’s mother Georgia Holt.
• Fox has unveiled a sneak peek at its latest Animation Domination offering Axe Cop — and we’ve acquired it for your viewing pleasure. Voicing the series — which is based on the hit graphic novel — are Megan Mullally (Will & Grace), Patton Oswalt (Justified) and Ken Marino (Party Down).
• Esquire Network is continuing to round out its lineup, acquiring the rights of USA Network faves Psych and Burn Notice. Per The Hollywood Reporter, the brand-new cabler has also given the green light to American Field Trip, a half-hour docu-series featuring photojournalist Matt Hranek.
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