Sona Movesian is an Arts graduate from USC, who found popularity working as the assistant late-night TV host Conan O’Brien. She was born in Montebello, Canada. Movesian was born as “Talin Sona Movsesian“. She is known for her work on Conan O’Brien Can’t Stop (2011), The Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien (2009) and Conan (2010).
Sona Movesian is the daughter of Armenian parents, who emigrated to the USA from Turkey just prior to her birth. She grew up in Hacienda Heights, in the San Gabriel Valley.
EARLY LIFE & EDUCATION
As a high school student, she was not the most studious and was considered more of a jock. She played varsity soccer and was also on the volleyball team. After leaving high school, she attended the University of Southern California where she eventually graduated with a Bachelor of Arts.
In an interview, She said her mother had a hard time with her moving to the academy, and as such, she spent most weekends back home with her parents which really hindered her social life.
She is mixed up in social media world, and uses the handle @SonaMov for both her Twitter & Instagram. As of September 2018, her Instagram followers 25, 100+, while her Twitter followers are more than 15, 000+.
NET WORTH & SALARY
Sona Movesian’s estimated Net Worth, Income & Salary is currently Under Review.
After graduating from USC, Sona landed a position as an intern with the NBC. She’s got stated that she had always planned to work behind the scenes on movies, but it was this internship that made her fall in love with the production a part of the silver screen. She had every intention of staying behind the camera, until she caught the eye of Conan O’Brien, who made her his assistant both on & off screen.
- “Conan” (2010 – 2017, appearing in 17 episodes)
- “Conan O’Brien Can’t Stop: A Documentary” (2011)
- “The Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien” (2009 – 2010, appeared in 7 episodes)
Sona first caught a person’s eye of Conan in 2009, while working as an intern – someone had stolen her American Gigolo’s coffee mug. She was quite upset about it and sent a strongly worded email demanding it comes ultimately back. Conan read the email, and initially thought it was bull crap.
He decided to bring her on air to discuss it, as he found it quite humorous that she was so attached to a coffee mug that had pictures of unclothed men on it. Since that time, he has pranked her on and off the air as his assistant, all in the name of comedy. She refers to Conan as her big brother and states she respects him more than most other people in the world.
Sona Movsesian said that the craziest thing to ever happen to her while working in the assistant role was when Conan called her and asked her to arrange a viewing for him for Michael Jackson’s body, a week after his death.
She thought he was serious and immediately started figuring out how she would do that. When he called back 5 minutes later and asked her to prepare for him to adopt Michael’s children – she realized it was a joke.