Conan was man of the hours

Adalian, Josef
August 2006
Daily Variety;8/28/2006, Vol. 292 Issue 39, p1
Entertainment Review
Article reviews the 58th annual Emmy Awards show. The heroic performance of Conan O'Brien, the host of Emmy Awards, attracted the audience. The list of nominees for the Emmy Awards, which was disappointing and widely criticized, made the show dis-interesting. Tribute to Aaron Spelling, reunion of "Charlie's Angels" to pay homage to their former boss, tribute to Dick Clark were acclaimed by the audience.


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