This week’s episode of Saturday Night Live with host James Franco and musical guest Nicki Minaj averaged a 2.2 adults 18-49 rating in the 25 markets with local people meters, up from last week’s episode with host Cameron Diaz and musical guests Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars, which averaged a 2.0 adults 18-49 rating.
via NBC press notes
In Late-Night Metered-Market Household Averages for Saturday night:
- “Saturday Night Live,” with host James Franco and musical guest Nicki Minaj (4.4 rating, 11 share in household results in the 56 markets metered by Nielsen Media Research; 2.2/10 in adults 18-49 in the 25 markets with Local People Meters) delivered the show’s second highest rating in metered-market households so far this season, trailing only the Nov. 1 telecast (with host Chris Rock and musical guest Prince, 4.9/12).
- It’s also the show’s second highest rating in metered-market households since March 1 (with host Jim Parsons and musical guest Beck, 4.6/12).