CBS LATE SHOW Audience Grows +15% from Same Week Last Year
THE LATE SHOW with STEPHEN COLBERT was first in late night for the fourth consecutive week this season with original broadcasts, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for the week ending Oct. 27. THE LATE SHOW averaged 2.92m viewers, up +15% (from 2.54m) over the same week last year and +17% in adults 25-54 (0.7 from 0.6). Season-to-date, THE LATE SHOW is up +25% in viewers (3.52m from 2.82m), +13% in adults 25-54 (0.9 from 0.8), +33% in adults 18-34 (0.4 from 0.3) and even in adults 18-49 (0.6) versus a year ago.Stephen Colbert brings his signature satire and comedy to THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT where he talks with an eclectic mix of guests about what is new and relevant in the worlds of politics, entertainment, business, music, technology and more. Featuring bandleader Jon Batiste with his band Stay Human, the show is broadcast from the historic and newly renovated Ed Sullivan Theater. Stephen Colbert took over as host, executive producer and writer of THE LATE SHOW on Sept. 8, 2015.