April 16-20, 2018 was a down week for “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” in the late-night ratings. The NBC series dipped three-hundredths of a point from its previous 0.53 to a 0.50 rating in adults 18-49. Similarly, “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” fell from a 0.47 to a 0.44 this time around on CBS, while ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live” managed to maintain a 0.42 for the second week in a row.
After experiencing a noticeable uptick in its ratings the week before as well, “The Late Late Show with James Corden” was just slightly able to keep that trend going and rose one-hundredth of a point from a 0.25 to a 0.26. Meanwhile, “Late Night with Seth Meyers” took the entire week off, resulting in a predictable drop to a 0.28.
In cable, TBS’ “Conan” held steady with another 0.16. On Comedy Central, though, both “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah” (0.24) and “The Opposition” (0.13) rose from their previous ratings.
Here are the late-night numbers for April 16-20, 2018:
Notes: April 20’s “Kimmel” and “Late Late Show” were encores.
|Show||Net||Adults 18-49, 4/16 – 4/20||Viewers (millions),
4/16 – 4/20
|Adults 18-49 season to date||Viewers (millions) season to date|
|The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon||NBC||0.50/3||2.19||0.67/4||2.73|
|Late Show with Stephen Colbert||CBS||0.44/3||3.19||0.60/4||3.89|
|Jimmy Kimmel Live||ABC||0.42/3||2.05||0.48/3||2.30|
|Late Night with Seth Meyers – R||NBC||0.28/2||1.18||0.40/3||1.58|
|Late Late Show with James Corden||CBS||0.26/2||1.29||0.28/2||1.40|
|Last Call with Carson Daly||NBC||0.19/2||0.73||0.23/2||0.83|
|Show||Net||Time||Adults 18-49, 4/16 – 4/20||Viewers (millions),
4/16 – 4/20
|Adult Swim programming||Adult Swim||11:30 p.m.||0.56||1.15|
|Adult Swim programming||Adult Swim||12:30 a.m.||0.43||0.87|
|The Daily Show with Trevor Noah||Comedy Central||11 p.m.||0.23||0.80|
|The Opposition||Comedy Central||11:30 p.m.||0.13||0.32|
Source: The Nielsen Company