Pat O'Brien: I'll Be Right Back After This

Pat O'Brien: I'll Be Right Back After This

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Pat O' Brien was here with us this morning. The former CBS Sports, ‘Access Hollywood' and ‘The Insider' broadcaster has written a memoir detailing his career highs and personal lows.

In "I'll Be Right Back After This", O' Brien talks about everything from palling around to "A" list Hollywood celebrities to his battle with alcoholism and four trips to rehab.

Fun facts about Pat O'Brien: (Source: Wikipedia)

1) He is an American author and radio host, best known for his work as a sportscaster with CBS Sports from 1981 to 1997, as well as his work as the anchor and host of Access Hollywood from 1997 to 2004, and The Insider from 2004 to 2008. O'Brien covered six Olympic Games, two for CBS (1992 Winter and 1994) and four for NBC (2000, 2002, 2004 and 2012). He has also covered the World Series, Super Bowl, NBA Finals, and Final Four as a pregame host while at CBS.

2) He authored the book Talkin' Sports: A B.S.-er's Guide, published in 1998, and released an autobiography, I'll Be Back Right After This, in 2014.

3) O'Brien has been parodied or targeted on shows like The Simpsons, Home Movies, The Howard Stern Show, South Park, The Soup, Late Night with Conan O'Brien, Best Week Ever, The Adam Carolla Show, The Opie and Anthony Show, The Boondocks, Cheap Seats, The Showbiz Show with David Spade, and by Jimmy Fallon on Saturday Night Live. He was also the subject of a TV Funhouse cartoon by Robert Smigel. In 2005, O'Brien appeared on the Adult Swim program Robot Chicken, lampooning himself and his hosting of The Insider.

"I'll Be Right Back After This" is in bookstores now.
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