VIDEO: Minnie Driver Plays Her Mouth-Trumpet
Minnie Driver appeared on last night's CONAN, where she talked about how she likes to use her special talent to "play off" people who ramble on too long in conversations. Watch the clip below!
Driver was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for Gus van Sant's Good Will Hunting (1997) for her role as Skylar, and an Emmy Award and Golden Globe for her work in the television series The Riches (2007-2008). Her film work includes Sleepers, Big Night, Grosse Pointe Blank, Tarzan, Return to Me, Ella Enchanted, The Phantom of the Opera, Conviction, Barney's Version, and BEYOND the Lights. She starred as Fiona Bowa on the NBC sitcom ABOUT A BOY and currently stars as Maya DiMeo on the critically acclaimed ABC sitcom Speechless.
Conan is a late-night talk show airing each Monday through Thursday at 11:00 p.m. eastern time on TBS in the United States. The hour-long show premiered on November 8, 2010, and is hosted by writer, comedian and performer CONAN O'Brien, accompanied by his long-time "sidekick" Andy Richter. Describing itself as a traditional late-night talk show, CONAN draws its comedy from recent news stories, political figures and prominent celebrities, as well as aspects of the show itself.On May 17, 2017, TBS renewed the series through 2022.