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2011 Comic-Con: Conan O’Brien Crashes ‘Green Lantern’ Series Panel, Previews ‘The Flaming C’ Animated Movie Trailer Spoof

By | Friday July 22, 2011 @ 3:42pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

As we speculated on Tuesday, Conan O’Brien today made his Comic-Con debut with an unannounced appearance during Warner Bros. Animation’s panel for its upcoming Cartoon Network series Green Lantern: The Animated Series. The talk show host unveiled a trailer to The Flaming C, described as an “all-new, sure-to-be-blockbuster animated motion picture from the creators of Batman: The Animated Series and The Masturbating Bear.” The movie trailer spoof featuring O’Brien’s alter ego The Flaming C, a character that himself is a spoof of the superhero breed, ends appropriately with “Coming Sometime… Maybe”. Here it is:

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Conan O’Brien To Go To Comic-Con?

By | Tuesday July 19, 2011 @ 5:29pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

It seems like Conan O’Brien and his alter ego The Flaming C are Comic-Con-bound. I hear that the talk show host is planning some kind of a world premiere of a Flaming C video on Friday. Word is it will happen during the session the upcoming Cartoon Network/Warner Bros. Animation series Green Lantern: The Animated Series scheduled for 2 PM in room 6BCF. (though it would probably be more fun if he crashed the panel for the movie Conan the Barbarian) The series hails from the same creator, veteran animator Bruce Timm, as  the Flaming C character. Superhero spoof The Flaming C was the result of a meeting between Warner Bros. TV-based O’Brien and Timm at Warner Bros. Animation. The two came up with the idea for The Flaming C character, which has since taken on a life of his own among the Team Coco set, especially after Warner Bros. Animation inserted the superhero into clips from Young Justice. O’Brien has been dropping hints that he may be going to Comic-con. A poster featuring a CG animated version of The Flaming C appeared in the TV Guide’s Comic-Con issue. A special Flaming C teaser page on the Team Coco Web site is live, counting down to 3 days from now — specifically Friday afternoon at 2pm PST if you do the math. And finally, last … Read More »

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