October 20th, 2010
01:00 PM ET
It's a big day for Conan O'Brien fans. Beginning at 1 p.m. ET today, the talk show host will launch his Live Coco Cam, which will take fans behind the scenes at Team Coco for 24 hours.
As if that weren't interactive enough, O'Brien has set up a poll that allows viewers to choose who they would like to see as the very first guest on the November 8 premiere of his TBS show "Conan."
Among the candidates: Pope Benedict XVI, Justin Bieber, The Sultan of Brunei, the cast of the 2004 live-action "Fat Albert" movie, REO Speedwagon, and Arlene Wagner, the curator of Oregon's Leavenworth Nutcracker Museum.
The only hitch? "None of these people have actually been booked on our show," reports the Team Coco site. "For one reason or another, we haven't contacted any of these people - In fact, we're kind of hoping that, if someone on this poll starts getting a lot of votes, these folks will actually feel a bit guilty and will agree to be our first guest!!"
Whoever gets the honor will be greeted by O'Brien's newly named Basic Cable Band, which will be led by Jimmy Vivino and made up of the same musicians who played for the funnyman's NBC shows.
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