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10.16.2019

THREE-PEAT! “THE LATE SHOW with STEPHEN COLBERT” WINS WEEK THREE OF 2019-2020 BROADCAST SEASON

Original Episodes Monday – Thursday

Beat Closest Competition by Almost +1.7 Million Viewers

For the week ending Friday, Oct. 11, in live plus 3-day lift, THE LATE SHOW with STEPHEN COLBERT beat its closest competition (“The Tonight Show”) in viewers (3.58m versus 1.93m, +85%) for the third consecutive week in the new 2019-2020 season. THE LATE SHOW also beat its closest competition (again, “The Tonight Show”) in both adults 25-54 (0.7 versus 0.6) and adults 18-49 (0.5 versus 0.4). THE LATE SHOW and “The Tonight Show” ran original episodes Monday through Thursday of last week, with Friday encores.

Also, as of today, Stephen’s monologues from the first three weeks of the season have been viewed almost 57 million times on YouTube.

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Watch THE LATE SHOW clips at: http://www.youtube.com/ColbertLateShow CBS - “America’s Most-Watched Network” in Daytime, Primetime and Late Night. #NoAsterisks. (source: Nielsen NTI, 2018-2019 broadcast season and year)

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Press Contacts:

Scott Grogin

818-655-1584

scott.grogin@cbs.com

Lauren Kamm (Late Show)

212-975-3869

lauren.kamm@cbs.com