After taking a hit in the week before, “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” experienced a notable increase throughout May 8-12. The NBC series won the 11:35 p.m. time slot in the adults 18-49 demographic once again with a 0.66 rating, six-hundredths of a point higher than its previous 0.60. Similarly, “Late Night with Seth Meyers” rose from a 0.32 to a 0.36.

On ABC, “Jimmy Kimmel Live” held steady with a 0.40 for the second week in a row. Meanwhile, CBS’ “Late Show with Stepehn Colbert” continued to impress, maintaining its previous 0.52. Also on CBS, “The Late Late Show with James Corden” dipped one-hundredth from a 0.29 to a 0.28.

In cable, “Conan” held steady with a 0.23 on TBS, while “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah” rose two-hundredths of a point from its previous 0.29 to a 0.31.

Here are the late-night numbers for May 8-12, 2017:

BROADCAST

Note: “Kimmel,” “Late Night,” “Late Late Show,” and “Last Call” all aired encores on May 12.

Show Net Adults 18-49, 5/1 – 5/5 Viewers (millions), 5/1 – 5/5 Adults 18-49 season to date  Viewers (millions) season to date
11:35 p.m.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon NBC 0.66/4 2.68 0.81/4 3.18
Late Show with Stephen Colbert CBS 0.52/3 3.07 0.58/3 3.17
Jimmy Kimmel Live ABC 0.40/2 1.93 0.48/3 2.21
12:35 a.m.
Late Night with Seth Meyers NBC 0.36/3 1.41 0.42/3 1.56
Nightline ABC 0.27/2 1.23 0.32/2 1.45
Late Late Show with James Corden CBS 0.28/2 1.31 0.31/2 1.34
1:35 a.m.
Last Call with Carson Daly NBC 0.24/2 0.81 0.25/2 0.83

 

CABLE

Show Net Time Adults 18-49, 5/1 – 5/5 Viewers (millions), 5/1 – 5/5
Adult Swim programming Adult Swim 11:30 p.m. 0.60 1.25
Adult Swim programming Adult Swim 12:30 a.m. 0.45 0.95
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Comedy Central 11 p.m. 0.31 0.98
Conan TBS 11 p.m. 0.23 0.52

 

Source: The Nielsen Company

Posted by:Alex Welch

Alex Welch has been writing for TV by the Numbers since January 2016. In his off time he enjoys, rewatching old episodes of Game of Thrones and unironically singing along to ABBA. Every now and then, he even does them at the same time. He lives in Los Angeles.

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