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July 28, 2021

‘Live with Kelly and Ryan’ Is Up Year to Year for the 5th Straight Week in Viewers

‘Live’ Is the No. 1 Syndicated Talk Show for the 10th Straight Week

 

‘Live’ Ranks as the Week’s No. 1 Daytime Talk Show in All Key Measures

 

‘Live’ Is Daytime’s No. 1 Talk Show in Women 25-54 for 71 Consecutive Weeks

 

During the week of July 12, 2021, “Live with Kelly and Ryan” improved year over year for the 5th week in a row in Total Viewers (+11% – 2.464 million vs. 2.226 million on w/o 7/13/20) and for the 2nd straight week in Households (+6% – 1.7 rating vs. 1.6 rating).

 

“Live with Kelly and Ryan” built for the 2nd consecutive week in Total Viewers (+1% – 2.464 million vs. 2.432 million) and held even week to week in Households (1.7 rating) and Women 25-54 (0.7 rating).

 

“Live with Kelly and Ryan” was the No. 1 syndicated talk show for the 10th consecutive week in Households (1.7 rating), Total Viewers (2.464 million) and Women 25-54 (0.7 rating). In addition, “Live with Kelly and Ryan” was the week’s No. 1 daytime—network or syndicated—talk show across all key Nielsen measures. In fact, “Live with Kelly and Ryan” marked its 71st consecutive week (including 13 weeks of ties) as the No. 1 daytime talk show among Women 25-54—since the week of 3/9/20.

 

In its 33rd season, “Live with Kelly and Ryan” ranks as the season’s No. 1 syndicated talk show for the first time ever across all key Nielsen measures, topping “Dr. Phil” by 6% in Households (1.8 rating vs. 1.7 rating), by 9% in Total Viewers (2.573 million vs. 2.367 million) and by 33% with Women 25-54 (0.8 rating vs. 0.6 rating). In fact, “Live with Kelly and Ryan” is the No. 1 daytime—network or syndicated—talk show this season among Women 25-54 (0.8 rating).

 

On average for the season, “Live with Kelly and Ryan” doubles “Ellen” among Women 25-54 (+100% – 0.8 rating vs. 0.4 rating) and leads by enormous double-digit margins in Households (+80% – 1.8 rating vs. 1.0 rating) and Total Viewers (+83% – 2.573 million vs. 1.403 million).

 

About “Live with Kelly and Ryan”
“Live with Kelly and Ryan” is distributed in national syndication by Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution. The show is produced by WABC-TV in New York and executive produced by Michael Gelman, Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest. Visit “Live” on the web (KellyandRyan.com), Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat (@LiveKellyRyan).

 

Source: The Nielsen Company, National Live + Same Day Program Ratings, weeks of 7/12/21, 7/5/21, 7/13/20 and 2020-2021 season (9/7/20-7/18/21). Beginning 8/31/20, National Program Ratings also include Out of Home (OOH) viewing.

 

Media Contact:
Barbara Warren
“Live with Kelly and Ryan”
barbara.warren@disney.com

Media Relations

Barbara Warren

Vice President, Communications

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