Featuring a First-Ever Visit by David Letterman, ABC’s 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' Delivers its Best Young Adult Rating Since June
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Featuring a First-Ever Visit by David Letterman, ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live”
Delivers its Best Young Adult Rating Since June
Wednesday’s Telecast Draws “JKL’s” Biggest Audience on the Night in its 10 Years
“Jimmy Kimmel Live” (M-F 12:00 a.m.)
Featuring a first-time appearance by Jimmy Kimmel’s idol, David Letterman, on Wednesday (10/31/12), ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live” delivered its highest-rated telecast in Adults 18-49 (985,000) on any night since June – since 6/19/12. In fact, excluding June’s NBA-finals led broadcasts, Wednesday’s telecast was the show’s strongest among young adults in nearly 1 year – since 11/22/11.
- In addition, it was “JKL’s” most-watched Wednesday telecast in its 10-year history (2.355 million) and its top-rated on the night among Adults 18-49 in 5 years — since 10/24/07.
Source: Nielsen Media Research, (Live + Same Day, Fast National Program Ratings, 10/31/12), or as dated.