From long-running series coming to an end to brand-new shows breaking network records, even amidst a global health crisis, there’s been no shortage of watchable content and headline-making developments in the world of television this year.
Join Wonderwall.com as we take a look back at the biggest TV moments of 2020 so far… starting with the end of a lengthy late night run… Conan O’Brien’s eponymous TBS late night show is coming to an end in the summer of 2021 after more than 10 years on the air, the comedian and WarnerMedia announced on Nov. 17. However, Conan — who kicked off his hosting career in 1993 when he took over for David Letterman on “Late Night” then briefly headed to “The Tonight Show” before settling in with “Conan” on TBS in 2010 — isn’t leaving TV altogether. According to EW.com, he’ll be shifting over to HBO Max’s streaming platform, where he’ll host a weekly variety show. “In 1993 Johnny Carson gave me the best advice of my career: ‘As soon as possible, get to a streaming platform,'” Conan quipped in a statement.
“I’m thrilled that I get to continue doing whatever the hell it is I do on HBO Max, and I look forward to a free subscription.” Keep reading for more of the biggest television-related news of 2020