Conan to Advertisers: You Disgust Me, but I Will Take Your Money

Comedian gets honest with Anderson Cooper

CANNES, France—Conan O'Brien wants advertisers' money but also wants creative freedom with the brand integrations on his show, a requirement that benefits both sides, he told Anderson Cooper in a packed house at the Cannes Lions festival here this morning.

@nudd Tim Nudd is a former creative editor of Adweek.