Saturday late-night as usual 'Saturday Night Live' No.1 non-sports


An encore telecast of “Saturday Night Live” (3.3/8 in metered-market households), hosted by Justin Timberlake with musical guest Lady Gaga, dominated its time period.  “SNL” was up 3 percent versus its year-ago rating in metered-market households 3.3 vs. 3.2).

In the 25 markets with Local People Meters, “Saturday Night Live” averaged a 1.7 rating, 8 share in adults 18-49, making it the #1 non-sports telecast of the night ahead of all primetime entertainment programs on CBS, NBC or Fox.  “SNL” equaled its highest 18-49 rating in the Local People Meters of the past seven weeks.

(source; NBC)