'Saturday Night Live' hosted by Bryan Cranston dominated


In late-night metered-market households Saturday night: “Saturday Night Live” (4.8/12 in metered-market households), hosted by Bryan Cranston with musical guest Kanye West, dominated its time period.  Versus the same night last year, “Saturday Night Live” is up 2 percent in metered market households (4.8 vs. 4.7). 

*Note that current metered-market averages are based on Nielsen “live plus same day” data while ratings for last year were drawn from “live only” results.

Last night’s telecast of “Saturday Night Live” was the #1 non-sports program of the night, topping all primetime entertainment telecasts on all major networks in metered-market household ratings. 

In the 25 markets with Local People Meters, “Saturday Night Live” averaged a 2.5 rating, 11 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)