In the week of Sept. 18-22, 2017, “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” managed to maintain its previous 0.58 rating in adults 18-49 for the second week in a row. This secured the NBC series the top spot in the 11:35 p.m. time slot once again. Meanwhile, “Late Night with Seth Meyers” took a minor hit, falling one-hundredth of a point from its previous 0.34 to a 0.33 this time around, also on NBC.
After taking last week off, CBS’ “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” returned with a 0.43, which put it above ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live” again, which experienced a drop this week from a 0.44 to a 0.39. In addition, “The Late Late Show with James Corden” rose two-hundredths of a point from a 0.23 to a 0.25 on CBS.
In cable, TBS’ “Conan” fell from its previous 0.20 to a 0.17 this week, while Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah” also took a noticeable hit, dropping from its previous 0.33 to a 0.29.
Here are the late-night numbers for Sept. 18-22, 2017:
Notes: The Sept. 19 broadcast of “Kimmel” was retitled and excluded from weekly averages. “Kimmel,” “Late Late Show” and “Last Call” all aired encores on Sept. 22 as well. “Late Night” also aired an encore on Sept. 18.
|Show||Net||Adults 18-49, 9/18 – 9/22||Viewers (millions), 9/18 – 9/22||Adults 18-49 season to date||Viewers (millions) season to date|
|The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon||NBC||0.58/4||2.26||0.76/4||2.98|
|Late Show with Stephen Colbert||CBS||0.43/3||2.84||0.58/3||3.33|
|Jimmy Kimmel Live||ABC||0.39/2||2.04||0.47/3||2.15|
|Late Night with Seth Meyers||NBC||0.33/3||1.23||0.40/3||1.50|
|Late Late Show with James Corden||CBS||0.25/2||1.20||0.29/2||1.31|
|Last Call with Carson Daly||NBC||0.22/2||0.72||0.24/2||0.80|
|Show||Net||Time||Adults 18-49, 9/18 – 9/22||Viewers (millions), 9/18 – 9/22|
|Adult Swim programming||Adult Swim||11:30 p.m.||0.57||1.15|
|Adult Swim programming||Adult Swim||12:30 a.m.||0.45||0.91|
|The Daily Show with Trevor Noah||Comedy Central||11 p.m.||0.29||0.90|
Source: The Nielsen Company