In the week of May 1-5, “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” broke its recent streak of upticks, falling from its previous 0.66 to a 0.60 rating in adults 18-49. However, it still led the 11:35 p.m. time slot in the demographic throughout the week. Also on NBC, “Late Night with Seth Meyers” maintained a 0.32 for the second week in a row.

“Jimmy Kimmel Live” returned from a week of encores on ABC with a 0.40. Meanwhile, “Late Show with Stephen Colbert” rose more than any other late-night program in the week, ticking up eight-hundredths of a point from its previous 0.44 to a 0.52. The CBS series also scored the most total viewers in the 11:35 p.m. time slot with an average 3.06 million. “The Late Late Show with James Corden” also experienced a minor increasing, rising from a 0.26 to a 0.29.

In cable, “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah” dipped from its previous 0.33 to a 0.29 on Comedy Central this week, while “Conan” ticked back up to a 0.23 on TBS.

Here are the late-night numbers for May 1-5, 2017:

BROADCAST

Note: “Late Night,” “Late Late Show,” and “Last Call” all aired encores on May 5. “Kimmel” had all replacement guest hosts May 2-5.

Show Net Adults 18-49, 5/1 – 5/5 Viewers (millions), 5/1 – 5/5 Adults 18-49 season to date  Viewers (millions) season to date
11:35 p.m.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon NBC 0.60/3 2.65 0.82/4 3.19
Late Show with Stephen Colbert CBS 0.52/3 3.06 0.58/3 3.16
Jimmy Kimmel Live ABC 0.40/2 1.95 0.48/3 2.21
12:35 a.m.
Late Night with Seth Meyers NBC 0.32/2 1.34 0.42/3 1.56
Nightline ABC 0.26/2 1.28 0.32/2 1.45
Late Late Show with James Corden CBS 0.29/2 1.32 0.31/2 1.34
1:35 a.m.
Last Call with Carson Daly NBC 0.18/2 0.72 0.25/2 0.84

 

CABLE

Show Net Time Adults 18-49, 5/1 – 5/5 Viewers (millions), 5/1 – 5/5
Adult Swim programming Adult Swim 11:30 p.m. 0.59 1.21
Adult Swim programming Adult Swim 12:30 a.m. 0.47 0.95
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Comedy Central 11 p.m. 0.29 0.88
Conan TBS 11 p.m. 0.23 0.50

 

Source: The Nielsen Company

Posted by:Alex Welch

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