LIVE WITH KELLY AND MICHAEL Remains Top Syndicated Talker in Households, Viewers & Women 25-54
During the week of July 7, 2014, "LIVE with Kelly and Michael" ranked as the No. 1 Syndicated talk show for the 2nd week in a row in Households (2.6 rating), Total Viewers (3.441 million) and Women 25-54 (1.4 rating). In fact, "LIVE" has finished as the week's No. 1 Syndicated talker in Households in each of the last 5 weeks and among Women 25-54 for 7 consecutive weeks.
On average for the 2013-14 season to date, "LIVE" stands as the No. 2 Syndicated talker in Households (2.9 rating) and Total Viewers (3.807 million), leading "Ellen" (2.6 rating and 3.616 million) in both Nielsen measures. In addition, "LIVE" is the season's No. 2 syndie talk show in Women 25-54 (1.6 rating), tied with "Ellen."
"LIVE" was up over the year-ago week for the 29th straight week in Households (+4%) and for the 35th week in a row in Total Viewers (+6%).
"LIVE with Kelly and Michael" is up over the comparable weeks last season in Households (+12% - 2.9 rating vs. 2.6 rating), Total Viewers (+12% - 3.796 million vs. 3.376 million) and Women 25-54 (+7% - 1.6 rating vs. 1.5 rating) to match its top Household rating and attract its biggest overall audience in 7 years and to deliver its highest-rated season in Women 25-54 in 6 years - since the 2006-07 and 2007-08 seasons, respectively. The year-to-year growth for "LIVE" is even more impressive considering its year-ago averages include the high-rated first weeks of Kelly and Michael as a new team.
"LIVE with Kelly and Michael" is distributed in national syndication by Disney-ABC Domestic Television. Produced by WABC-TV in New York and executive produced by Michael Gelman, "LIVE" airs in more than 200 markets across the U.S.