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via press release:

“Nightline” is #1 for the Week in All Key Target Demos: Total Viewers, Adults 25-54 and

Adults 18-49 

 

“Nightline” Ranks #1 in Total Viewers in 23 of Last 26 Weeks and Season to Date

 

“Nightline” Posts Double-Digit, Week-to-Week Increases in All Key Demos

 

 

ABC News’ “Nightline” ranked No. 1 in all key target demos: Total Viewers (1.629 million), Adults 25-54 (681,000) and Adults 18-49 (543,000) during the week of April 13, 2015, based on Live +Same Day Data from Nielsen Media Research.  Nightline has ranked No. 1 in Total Viewers in 23 of the last 26 weeks.   

 

“Nightline” increased by double-digits week to week (1.432 million, 560,000 and 430,000, respectively on w/o 4/6/15) in Total Viewers (+14%), Adults 25-54 (+22%) and Adults 18-49 (+26%).

 

“Nightline” aired the week’s No. 1 telecast in all key target demos: Total Viewers (1.834 million on 4/17/15), Adults 25-54 (762,000 both on 4/16 and 4/17/15) and Adults 18-49 (630,000 on 4/16/15), beating every telecast of the week of CBS’ “The Late Late Show with James Corden” and NBC’s “Late Night with Seth Meyers.”

 

Season to date, ABC News’ “Nightline” ranks No. 1 in Total Viewers (1.701 million), outdelivering CBS’ average of “The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson”/”The Late Late Show”/”The Talk – After Dark/The Late Late Show with James Corden” (+317,000) and NBC’s “Late Night with Seth Meyers” (155,000)In addition, “Nightline” is up in Total Viewers (+1% – 1.701 million vs. 1.676 million) compared to the same point last season.

 

ABC News’ “Nightline” is anchored by Dan Harris, Juju Chang and Byron Pitts. Roxanna Sherwood is executive producer, and Steven Baker is Senior Broadcast Producer. The program airs weeknights from 12:35-1:05 a.m., ET on the ABC Television Network. Together with “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” “Nightline” is part of ABC’s winning late night strategy of airing news and entertainment programming. 

 

Week of April 13, 2015:

 

PROGRAM AVERAGES            TOTAL VIEWERS    A25-54(000)/Rtg   A18-49(000)/Rtg 

ABC “Nightline”               1,629,000        681,000/0.6       543,000/0.4

CBS “The Late Late Show”      1,309,000        484,000/0.4       410,000/0.3

NBC “Late Night”              1,291,000        642,000/0.5       537,000/0.4

 

Source: The Nielsen Company, NTI Total Viewers, Adults 25-54 and Adults 18-49 Live + SD weeks of 4/13/15, 4/6/15 and 4/14/14.  Most Current: 2014-2015 Season (9/22/14 – 4/19/15) and 2013-2014 Season (9/23/13 – 4/20/14).   Averages based on regular telecasts.  “Nightline” premiered in its new time period in January 2013.  “Seth Meyers” premiered in February 2014. 

 

  

Posted by:Steve Baron

VP/Digital for TV station ownership group; Dad to young twins, runner, skier & spend a lot of times in airplanes.

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