Saturday late-night it is all 'Saturday Night Live'


An encore telecast of “Saturday Night Live” (2.9/7 in metered-market households), hosted by Gabourey Sidibe and featuring musical guest MGMT, dominated its time period.  Versus the same night last year, “SNL” is up 4 percent in metered-market households (2.9 vs. 2.8).

In the 25 markets with Local People Meters, the August 7 edition of “Saturday Night Live” averaged a 1.5 rating, 7 share in adults 18-49 and was the #1 show of the night in the Local People Meters, ahead of all primetime telecasts on all the major networks.

NOTE: All national ratings are “live plus same day” from Nielsen Media Research unless otherwise indicated. 

(source: NBC)