TBS orders pilot presentation of The Weekly Awards With Jimmy Pardo

TBS has ordered a pilot presentation from Jimmy Pardo (finally). The long-time opener for Conan will host an unscripted show called The Weekly Awards With Jimmy Pardo, described by producers as Pardo honoring “all the news, clips, personalities and oddities of the week, in a tux.” The project is produced by Conaco, Conan O’Brien’s production company which has launched shows for Conan-friendly comedians like Deon Cole and Pete Holmes. Pardo currently hosts a companion web series to Conan called Pardo Patrol, where he conducts backstage interviews with O’Brien’s celebrity guests. He has also hosted the successful Never Not Funny podcast since 2006.

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