9 January 2013 11:50 AM, PST | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Jay Leno had the last laugh on Jimmy Kimmel's first night in his new 11:35 p.m. timeslot: Though Kimmel initially appeared to have scored the most viewers Tuesday, that distinction ultimately went to "The Tonight Show." "Jimmy Kimmel Live" had 3.097 viewers compared to 3.274 million for Leno. Kimmel did beat his late-night hero, David Letterman. "The Late Show" had 2.882 million viewers. Leno also won in two key demographics: the 18-49 age group most important to advertisers, and the 25-54 group usually used to measure news and late-night shows. In 18-49, Leno »


- Tim Molloy

Report a problem



Similar News Items

Jay Leno
David Letterman
"Late Show with David Letterman" (1993)


IMDb.com, Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the above news articles, Tweets, or blog posts. This content is published for the entertainment of our users only. The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb's opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein is completely factual. Please visit the source responsible for the item in question to report any concerns you may have regarding content or accuracy.

See our NewsDesk partners