Late Show Produces First Webisode

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NBC's Late Show will produce Webisodes of its animated segment, "Pale Force," which since 2003 have featured comedian Jim Gaffigan as superhero Pale Man and his sidekick, the also-pale Conan O'Brien.

Late Night will produce 20, 90-second shorts for, updated each Friday.

To promote the launch, the show's first foray into Web production, NBC will feature the front end of a two-part segment on the TV show, hoping to lead them to part two, which will be available online.

In addition, Sprint customers will be able to download the episodes a week in advance of their airing or streaming.