Pierre Bernard, Jr.
- This is about the American comedian and graphic designer. For the French graphic designer, see Pierre Bernard . For other persons known as Pierre Bernard, go to Pierre Bernard .
is a graphic designer
, most notable for his work on The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien
, Late Night with Conan O'Brien
. He had a recurring sketch
called "Pierre Bernard's Recliner of Rage
", where he would complain about issues that concern him while sitting in a recliner
. The issues that he complains about are typically esoteric in nature and mainly deal with comic books
or science fiction
Early in his career, Bernard did comic book lettering
for major publishers, including Marvel Comics
, DC Comics
, Heavy Metal
, Gold Key Comics
, and Warren Publishing
Bernard worked in the advertising and marketing field for such clients as DFS Dorland Worldwide, McCaffrey & McCall, Inc, and Newsweek
magazine doing storyboards and comp presentations. At Prudential Securities he did various brochures and eventually took over their in-house magazine.
For the last 15 years Bernard has been doing graphics for Late Night
, as well as doing a number of character appearances on the show, including "Pierre Bernard's Recliner of Rage."
Pierre Bernard's Recliner of Rage
In one segment, Bernard complained that a certain brand... Read More