**Ratings Report for ABC News' "Nightline"
For the week of July 11, 2022
'NIGHTLINE' IS NO. 1 IN TOTAL VIEWERS
'Nightline' Grows in Total Viewers and Adults 24-54 Over Previous Week Posting Largest Overall Audience in Four Weeks
Season to Date, 'Nightline' Leads 'CBS' in Adults 25-54 and Adults 18-49
ABC News' "Nightline" ranked No. 1 in Total Viewers during the week of July 11, 2022, based on Live + Same Day Data from Nielsen Media Research, leading CBS' "Late Late Show-JC - ENC" and NBC's "Seth Meyers-SM." "Nightline" also beat the CBS program in Adults 25-54.
"Nightline" improved on the previous week in Total Viewers (+14% - 759,000 vs. 667,000) and Adults 25-54 (+1% - 176,000 vs. 175,000). In addition, "Nightline" drew its largest overall audience in 4 weeks - since w/o 6/13/22.
Season to date, "Nightline" is beating CBS' "The Late Late Show with James Corden" in Adults 25-54 and Adults 18-49 for the 7th consecutive year - since the 2015-2016 season.
This week, "Nightline" covered "Real Housewives" star Jennifer Shah, who pled guilty to fraud in a telemarketing scam; Uvalde families demanding answers and accountability; Rob Kearney, the first openly gay pro "Strongman" on his personal challenges and victories; the Jan. 6 hearings, which focused on Trump's refusal to accept 2020 election results; Olympic champion Mo Farah, who revealed he was trafficked as a child; pilots in training hoping to ease the pilot shortage and travel woes; Sting and Shaggy's new Sinatra-style album; the new Hulu documentary "Victoria's Secret: Angels and Demons" and more.
NOTE: For the week, CBS' "The Late Late Show with James Corden" was retitled to "Late Late Show-JC - ENC" and NBC's "Late Night with Seth Meyers" was retitled to "Seth Meyers-SM" due to being repeats. The telecasts are excluded from the season averages.
ABC News' "Nightline" is late-night television's prestigious, award-winning news program featuring the most powerful, in-depth stories that shape our lives and the world around us. It is anchored by Juju Chang and Byron Pitts. Eman Varoqua is executive producer. The program airs weeknights from 12:35 p.m.-1:05 a.m. EDT on ABC. "Nightline" has also produced numerous original documentaries available on ABC News digital platforms and Hulu.
Source: The Nielsen Company, NTI Total Viewers, Adults 25-54 and Adults 18-49 Live + SD Current Week (w/o 7/11/22), Previous Week (w/o 7/4/22) and Year-Ago Week (w/o 7/12/21). Most Current: 2021 -2022 Season (9/20/21 - 7/17/22) and 020 -2021 Season (9/21/20 - 7/18/21). Nielsen ratings for ABC, NBC and CBS include additional airings in select markets. Beginning 8/31/20, national ratings also include Out of Home (OOH) viewing. Averages based on regular telecasts.