'Saturday Night Live' Encore With Christoph Waltz and Alabama Shakes Matches SNL's Highest Rating for an Encore Since January 12

Categories: Broadcast TV,Late Night TV Ratings

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April 21st, 2013

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This week's encore episode of Saturday Night Live hosted by Christoph Waltz and  with musical guest Alabama shakes averaged a 1.8  adults 18-49 rating in the 25 markets with local people meters,matching SNL's top rating for an encore since January 12.

via press notes:

In Late-Night Metered-Market Household Averages for Saturday night:
  • An encore telecast of "Saturday Night Live," with host Christoph Waltz and musical guest Alabama Shakes, averaged a 3.3/8 in metered-market households, equaling its overnight rating for the same night last year.
  • In the 25 markets with Local People Meters, last night's “Saturday Night Live” averaged a 1.8 rating, 8 share in adults 18-49. "SNL" delivered the top rating of the night among ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox in the Local People Meters, out-rating all primetime programming on those networks. The 1.8 is "SNL's" highest LPM 18-49 rating for an encore since March 16 (1.8 for a telecast hosted by Jennifer Lawrence with musical guest The Lumineers) and matches "SNL's" top rating for an encore since January 12, 2013 (2.0 for a telecast hosted by Christina Applegate with musical guest Passion Pit). Versus the same night last year, "SNL" is up 6 percent in the Local People Meters (1.8 vs. 1.7).


  • Jack Bauer

    Not bad for SNL re-runs. Let’s see if ratings for SNL continues to keep up once Season 38 is over. :-)

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