TVSpy LostRemote AgencySpy PRNewser FishbowlNY FishbowlDC SocialTimes AllFacebook 10,000 Words GalleyCat UnBeige MediaJobsDaily

‘Nightline’ #1 Last Week

ABC’s “Nightline” won the late night race last week in Total Viewers and A25-54 viewers, while NBC’s “Tonight Show with Jay Leno” edged out a win in A18-49 viewers. For the third straight week, “Nightline” was up from the same week last year in Total Viewers (+12%) and A25-54 viewers (+6%). And while Leno and CBS’s “Late Show with David Letterman” were originals last week, “Nightline” saw its largest margin in Total Viewers (+1.133 million) over Letterman in more than 9 months.

ABC’s ratings are based on a 25-minute broadcast, while CBS and NBC are based on approximately :50 minutes (prior to the final national commercial break of each program).

  • Week of August 1, 2011:
Show Network Total Viewers A25-54 A18-49
Nightline ABC 3.68M 1.43M 1.05M
Tonight Show NBC 3.61M 1.38M 1.06M
Late Show CBS 2.55M 1.06M 774K

Mediabistro Course

Create Quick Video for the Web

Create Quick Video for the WebLearn how to shoot, edit, and encode online video! Starting October 4, write video scripts and story outlines, shoot and edit film, and broadcast your work on video-sharing sites like YouTube and Vimeo. Students will get hands-on experience with a Canon HDV camera and Final Cut in this course. Register now!