It was a relatively quiet couple of days for late-night shows in the week of March 20-24, 2017. To start off, “The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon” took a noticeable hit, dropping from its previous 0.75 to a 0.64 rating in adults 18-49 on NBC. In addition, “Late Night with Seth Meyers” also fell three-hundredths of a point from a 0.39 to a 0.36 on the network.
ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live” dipped four-hundredths as well from a 0.49 to a 0.45, while CBS’ “Late Show with Stephen Colbert” fell from its previous 0.54 to a 0.49. Also on CBS, “The Late Late Show with James Corden” continued its recent dip for the second week in a row, decreasing one-hundredth from a 0.29 to a 0.28.
In cable, “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah” held steady with a 0.31 for the second week in a row on Comedy Central, while “Conan” fell once again to a 0.23 from its previous 0.24.
Here are the late-night numbers for March 20-24, 2017:
Note: March 23 and 24 CBS programs were delayed by an NCAA overrun and excluded. “Kimmel,” “Late Night,” and “Last Call” all aired encores on March 24.
|Show||Net||Adults 18-49, 3/20 – 3/24||Viewers (millions), 3/20 – 3/24||Adults 18-49 season to date||Viewers (millions) season to date|
|The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon||NBC||0.64/4||2.74||0.85/5||3.28|
|Late Show with Stephen Colbert||CBS||0.49/3||2.77||0.58/3||3.13|
|Jimmy Kimmel Live||ABC||0.45/2||2.09||0.49/3||2.26|
|Late Night with Seth Meyers||NBC||0.36/3||1.41||0.44/3||1.59|
|Late Late Show with James Corden||CBS||0.28/2||1.19||0.31/2||1.35|
|Last Call with Carson Daly||NBC||0.22/2||0.77||0.26/2||0.86|
|Show||Net||Time||Adults 18-49, 3/20-3/24||Viewers (millions), 3/20 – 3/24|
|Adult Swim programming||Adult Swim||11:30 p.m.||0.59||1.15|
|Adult Swim programming||Adult Swim||12:30 a.m.||0.47||0.88|
|The Daily Show with Trevor Noah||Comedy Central||11 p.m.||0.31||0.93|
Source: The Nielsen Company