Stephen Colbert Tops Total Viewers In Premiere Week; Jimmy Fallon Snags Demo

Stephen Colbert’s won Premiere Week with an average of 3.02 million viewers – 43K viewers better than last season’s Premiere Week performance for the CBS late-night show. NBC’s Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon logged 2.54M viewers this past Premiere Week, and ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live clocked 2.30M. Helping push Colbert over the top, Friday’s visit with Jerry Seinfeld had logged 3.24M viewers.
Jimmy Fallon took the week in the demo, with his best 18-49 showing since the…
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‘SNL’: Jimmy Fallon Is Jared Kushner To Baldwin’s Trump; Melissa McCarthy As Easter Spicey

Update with video Melissa McCarthy paid an Easter visit to SNL, reprising her Sean Spicer, this time in an Easter Bunny costume just as the real Spicer did during the George W. Bush days. McCarthy’s belligerent Spicer once again addressed the press, trying to make amends for that “Holocaust Centers” snafu by talking about “Concentration Clubs.”
Wishing everyone a Happy Easter, McCarthy rode off in a mobile egg. “Spicey’s gotta hippity hop,” she said, “cos this is probably…
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