‘Saturday Night Live’ With Host Paul Rudd and Musical Guest One Direction Delivers Above Average Ratings
This week’s episode of Saturday Night Live with host Paul Rudd and musical guest One Direction averaged a 2.5 adults 18-49 rating in the 25 markets with local people meters, up five tenths from the last original episode, which featured host Josh Hutcherson and musical guest Haim.
via NBC press notes:
- “Saturday Night Live,” with host Paul Rudd and musical guest One Direction, averaged a 4.9/12 in household results in Nielsen’s 56 metered markets and a 2.5/11 in adults 18-49 in the 25 markets with Local People Meters, to match the show’s highest rating in metered-market households since March 9 (with host and musical guest Justin Timberlake). Over that span, “SNL” previously earned a 4.9 in households on Nov. 16 (host and musical guest Lady Gaga) and Nov. 2 (host Kerry Washington and musical guest Eminem). Versus the same night last year, “SNL” is up 7% in metered-market households (4.9 vs. 4.6).