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Is Jimmy Kimmel The New King Of Late Night?

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All hail Jimmy Kimmel!

Jimmy Kimmel Live! is doing exceptionally well since the host delivered a HIGHlarious speech at the White House Correspondents Dinner.

Even though his show doesn't air until midnight during the week, Kimmel beat NBC rival Jay Leno by 4% in the key demo ratings last Thursday!

His show's ratings even beat The Late Show with David Letterman on several occasions last week. On May 7 the ABC show led by 5%, but jumped to 60% on May 7. Kimmel even managed to top Letterman by 20% last Friday with just a repeat!

With both a 2% increase among adults 18-49 and 2% increase in total viewers last week, Kimmel's show is the only late night talk program that is actually expanding its audience!

Congrats on the success, Jimmy! You totally deserve it!

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5 comments to “Is Jimmy Kimmel The New King Of Late Night?”



  1. 1

    Craig Ferguson is the best Late night guy.



  2. 2

    I've seen him on a few videos, but go to bed early so do not get to watch his show.



  3. 3

    saw him live, wasn't anything special. Saxy is right, Craig is the best

  4. sophiacop says – reply to this


    4

    Saxy is a moron. Have you actually watched Craig Ferguson? BRUTAL. Kimmel, Stewart, and Colbert. Only ones worth watching anymore.



  5. 5

    good for jimmy! he has the best show in late night. keep it up!