‘Nightline’ Draws More Viewers than Letterman and Conan Last Week

By kevin Comment

nightline.jpgABC’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:

Show Network A25-54 A18-49 Total Viewers
Nightline ABC 1.53M 1.31M 3.879M
Late Show CBS 1.59M 1.22M 3.877M
Tonight Show NBC 1.22M 1.21M 2.329M