Conan O’Brien Learns Of Robin Williams Death During Show
The news of Robin Williams passing stunned everyone I know. We were out with a handful of co-workers doing an informal job interview with someone we may hire here at our radio stations; when one co-worker told us what happened, there was a collective gasp at the table.
So, imagine being a comedian taping your nightly show (they’re taped earlier in the day), only to find out before the last segment that comedy legend Robin Williams had taken his own life. That’s what happened to Conan O’Brien yesterday.
Here’s the video (and I may have something in my eye):