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Conan O'Brien To Host Show At San Diego's Comic-Con

Conan O'Brien arrives at the 24th Annual Beat The Odds Awards in Culver City, Dec. 04, 2014.
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Conan O'Brien arrives at the 24th Annual Beat The Odds Awards in Culver City, Dec. 04, 2014.

Television host Conan O'Brien confirmed plans to broadcast his late-night show from downtown San Diego during Comic-Con International in July, the TBS network announced Tuesday.

O'Brien will broadcast from the Spreckels Theatre between July 8-11. The plans were first floated a little over a year ago.

According to TBS, it will be the first time a late-night show has been broadcast from San Diego during Comic-Con, the annual celebration of the popular arts. The event attracts scores of television and film performers, producers and studio heads who want to connect with fans.

O'Brien attended the 2011 Comic-Con to serve on a panel for the "Green Lantern" animated series.

His show normally runs Monday-Thursday, so special Friday and Saturday night editions will be produced during Comic-Con.