The Tonight Show Jimmy Fallon Premiere

via press note:

JIMMY FALLON MATCHES A 14-WEEK HIGH IN ADULTS 18-49

 

TUESDAY’S ‘TONIGHT,’ WITH GUESTS LEBRON JAMES, TINA FEY & AMY POEHLER AND OMI, IS THE SHOW’S MOST-WATCHED TELECAST SINCE MARCH 20

 

SETH MEYERS DELIVERS HIS TOP RESULTS IN FOUR WEEKS AND CARSON DALY HITS AN 11-WEEK HIGH IN TOTAL VIEWERS

Late-Night Results for Week 43:

·         NBC’s “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” has scored a six-week high in adults 18-49 and equaled its best 18-49 rating in the past 14 weeks, with dominant results for the late-night ratings week of July 13-17.  In total viewers, it was the most-watched week of “The Tonight Show” in 14 weeks.

·         NBC also got four-week highs in 18-49 and total viewers from “Late Night with Seth Meyers” and a four-week high in 18-49 and an 11-week  high in total viewers from encores of “Last Call with Carson Daly.”

·         “Tonight’s” strong week was keyed by the Tuesday, July 14 telecast (with guests LeBron James, Tina Fey & Amy Poehler and musical guest OMI, with Mark Rivera sitting in with The Roots), which delivered a 1.14 in adults 18-49 and 4.139 million viewers overall.  In 18-49, it was “Tonight’s” top-rated telecast since Tuesday, June 2 (1.14) and equaled the “Tonight” high since Tuesday, May 19 (1.16).  In total viewers, it was Fallon’s most-watched telecast since Friday, March 20 (4.153 million, with guests Jeremy Piven, Ariana Grande and Joshua Topolsky, with Andy Summers sitting in with The Roots).

·         Versus his prior week of originals, Fallon grew by +12% in 18-49 rating (1.00 vs. 0.89 for the week of June 22-26) and +18% in total viewers (3.740 million vs. 3.172 million), while Meyers increased by +5% in 18-49 (0.44 vs. 0.42 for June 22-16) and +9% in total viewers (1.479 million vs. 1.356 million).

·         Fallon’s 1.00 rating in adults 18-49 for the week was his high since the week of June 1-5 (1.00) and equaled his high since April 6-10 (1.06).  “Tonight’s” 3.740 million viewers overall was a high since April 6-10 (3.915 million).

·         Meyers’ 0.44 rating in 18-49 and 1.479 million viewers overall last week were his best results in both measures since June 15-19 (0.47 in 18-49, 1.503 million viewers overall).

·         Daly’s 0.26 in 18-49 was his best since June 15-19 (0.27) and his 831,000 viewers overall was a “Last Call” high since April 27-May 1 (845,000).

WEEK 43

Show…18-49…total viewers

11:35 p.m.-12:35 a.m.

Tonight…1.00/5…3.740 million

CBS SS (R)…0.45/2…2.457 million

Kimmel (R)…0.50/2…2.001 million

12:35-1:05 a.m.

Nightline…0.32/2…1.306 million

12:35-1:35 a.m.

Seth Meyers*…0.44/3…1.479 million

Late Late Show…0.28/2…1.202 million

1:35 a.m.-2:05 a.m.

Carson Daly (R)…0.26/2…0.831 million

* Friday’s “Late Night” was an encore.

SEASON AVERAGES

Show…18-49…total viewers

11:35 p.m.-12:35 a.m.

Tonight…1.11/5…3.852 million

CBS SS (R)…0.47/2…2.449 million

Kimmel…0.62/3…2.624 million

12:35-1:05 a.m.

Nightline…0.41/2…1.643 million

12:35-1:35 a.m.

Seth Meyers…0.47/3…1.496 million

Late Late Show…0.33/2…1.376 million

1:35 a.m.-2:05 a.m.

Carson Daly …0.27/2…0.817 million

Ratings reflect “live plus same day” data from Nielsen Media Research unless otherwise noted.  Season-to-date figures are averages of “live plus seven day” data except for the two most recent weeks, which are “live plus same day.”

 

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