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11.07.2018

A LIVE “THE LATE SHOW with STEPHEN COLBERT” BEAT CLOSEST COMPETITION BY +17% ON TUESDAY

 

THE LATE SHOW” ALSO WON LAST WEEK BY ALMOST 1.4 MILLION VIEWERS

Last night, a “live” THE LATE SHOW with STEPHEN COLBERT focused on election results and beat its closest competition by +17% in the Nielsen metered market overnight ratings (2.7 versus 2.3 for “Jimmy Kimmel Live”).

Additionally, for the week ending Nov. 2 (week #6), THE LATE SHOW with STEPHEN COLBERT (3.75m) beat both “The Tonight Show” (2.38m) and “Jimmy Kimmel Live” (2.11m) by over 1.35 million viewers according to Nielsen live plus 3-day ratings. This was the largest live plus 3-day audience for THE LATE SHOW since the week ending Oct. 5.

THE LATE SHOW also moved into a tie with “Tonight” to lead in key demos (0.8 in A25-54 and 0.5 in A18-49).

Season-to-date, most current, THE LATE SHOW is up +2% in viewers (3.49m from 3.41m) and leads “The Tonight Show” (2.33m) and “Jimmy Kimmel Live” (2.03m) by more than one million viewers, and is tied with “The Tonight Show” in both adults 25-54 (0.7) and adults 18-49 (0.5).

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