After two weeks of consistent drops, “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” managed to finally tick up in the week of April 3-7, 2017. The NBC series rose six-hundredths of a point from its previous 0.62 to a 0.68 rating in adults 18-49, staying on top once again in the 11:35 p.m. time slot in that demographic. Meanwhile, “Late Night with Seth Meyers” also experienced a minor increase, ticking up from a 0.33 to a 0.36 on NBC.
On ABC, “Jimmy Kimmel Live” returned from a week of encores down two-hundredths of a point from a 0.42 to a 0.40, while “Late Show with Stephen Colbert” maintained a 0.51 for the second week in a row. The CBS series scored the most total viewers in the time slot as well, with 3.05 million. “The Late Late Show with James Corden” also rose from a 0.29 to a 0.34, landing above ABC’s “Nightline” (0.28).
In cable, Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah” continued to fall yet again, dropping from a 0.30 to a 0.26, while “Conan” took the week off and only scored a 0.20 on TBS.
Here are the late-night numbers for April 3-7, 2017:
Note: “Late Show’s” April 3, 6, and 7 airings were all excluded due to a NCAA Basketball overrun and Masters Golf Reports. “Late Late Show” also excluded it’s April 6 and 7 shows. “Kimmel,” “Tonight Show,” “Late Night,” and “Last Call” all aired encores on April 7 as well.
|Show||Net||Adults 18-49, 4/3 – 4/7||Viewers (millions), 4/3 – 4/7||Adults 18-49 season to date||Viewers (millions) season to date|
|The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon||NBC||0.68/4||2.98||0.84/5||3.26|
|Late Show with Stephen Colbert||CBS||0.51/3||3.05||0.59/3||3.16|
|Jimmy Kimmel Live||ABC||0.40/2||1.93||0.49/3||2.24|
|Late Night with Seth Meyers||NBC||0.36/3||1.42||0.43/3||1.59|
|Late Late Show with James Corden||CBS||0.34/3||1.41||0.31/2||1.35|
|Last Call with Carson Daly||NBC||0.23/2||0.80||0.25/2||0.85|
|Show||Net||Time||Adults 18-49, 4/3 – 4/7||Viewers (millions), 4/3 – 4/7|
|Adult Swim programming||Adult Swim||11:30 p.m.||0.57||1.16|
|Adult Swim programming||Adult Swim||12:30 a.m.||0.48||0.95|
|The Daily Show with Trevor Noah||Comedy Central||11 p.m.||0.26||0.79|
|Conan – R||TBS||11 p.m.||0.20||0.45|
Source: The Nielsen Company