It was a down week across the board in the late-night ratings. On NBC, “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” dropped from its previous 0.43 to a 0.40 rating in adults 18-49, winning the week in the demo by just one-hundredth of a point. “Late Night with Seth Meyers” similarly fell from a 0.27 to a 0.24 this time around.
CBS’ “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” took a smaller hit than the NBC shows, but still slipped a hundredth to a 0.39. ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” posted a 0.32, down from the 0.37 it had scored the week before, while “The Late Late Show with James Corden” dipped from a 0.20 to a 0.19.
In cable, Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah” (0.20) dropped four-hundredths of a point, and TBS’ “Conan” returned from hiatus with a 0.14.
Here are the late-night numbers for April 8-12, 2019:
Notes: April 8’s CBS originals were delayed by NCAA basketball and are excluded. April 11 and 12’s CBS encores were delayed by Masters Golf reports and are also excluded, while April 12’s “Kimmel,” “Late Night,” and “Last Call” broadcasts were encores.
|Show||Net||Adults 18-49, 4/8 – 4/12||Viewers (millions),
4/8 – 4/12
|Adults 18-49 season to date||Viewers (millions) season to date|
|The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon||NBC||0.40/3||2.08||0.52/4||2.45|
|Late Show with Stephen Colbert||CBS||0.39/3||3.03||0.53/4||3.81|
|Jimmy Kimmel Live!||ABC||0.32/2||1.78||0.39/3||2.08|
|Late Night with Seth Meyers||NBC||0.24/2||1.12||0.31/3||1.46|
|Late Late Show with James Corden||CBS||0.19/2||1.28||0.24/2||1.36|
|Last Call with Carson Daly||NBC||0.15/2||0.65||0.18/2||0.74|
|Show||Net||Time||Adults 18-49, 4/8 – 4/12||Viewers (millions),
4/8 – 4/12
|Adult Swim programming||Adult Swim||11:30 p.m.||0.38||0.77|
|Adult Swim programming||Adult Swim||12:30 a.m.||0.30||0.60|
|The Daily Show with Trevor Noah||Comedy Central||11 p.m.||0.20||0.72|
Source: The Nielsen Company