jack mcmrayer conan Jack McBrayer, Tom Hanks turn out for night 2 of 'Conan'

Conan O’Brien is front-loading his new TBS talk show, “Conan,” with familiar faces for his premiere week. And few are more familiar to the host than Jack McBrayer.

The “30 Rock” star got his start appearing on Conan’s first NBC program, playing characters in bits on 80 episodes.

And as Conan points out, he mostly played “farmers and hicks” — not unlike his current alter ego, Kenneth the Page.

Lamenting his typecasting on “The Late Show,” McBrayer turned the subject to the few times when “30 Rock” has pushed him out of his comfort zone. That includes a cut scene from the season 5 premiere, in which he appeared in a bikini top, straddling a stripper pole. They even had a picture…


Another funny fellow stopping by night 2 of Conan was Tom Hanks, who coined the term CoCo — a fact which Conan isn’t entirely delighted by:

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