ABC’s “Nightline” was a #1 last week in Total Viewers and the 18-49 demo ahead of CBS’ “Late Show” and NBC’s “Tonight” show. The first place Total Viewer gap was only 2,000 viewers. David Letterman’s program was first in the 25-54 demo.
It was also the 20th consecutive week that “Nightline” topped the “Tonight” show in Total Viewers. That’s the first time that’s happened since the records began being kept in 1991.
Note: CBS and NBC ratings from 11/3 were excluded from the average.
The numbers for the week of October 26: