Viewers who’ve grown uninterested in late-night comedy’s incessant left-wing bias made their emotions recognized final week by giving Fox News Channel’s Gutfeld! a robust debut, handily beating NBC’s Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon whereas nipping on the heels of ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live!
Gutfeld!, which stars long-time The Five co-host Greg Gutfeld, drew a median of 1.57 million viewers in its first 5 episodes final week. The present simply beat the Tonight Show, which averaged 1.38 million viewers and HBO’s Real Time with Bill Maher, with 1.08 million.
The present additionally outpaced Comedy Central’s The Daily Show with Trevor Noah and TBS’ Conan.
Gutfeld! got here near matching ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live‘s 1.58 million viewers. CBS’ Late Night with Stephen Colbert topped the scores chart final week with a median of 1.93 million viewers.
Fox News mentioned Gutfeld! has beat each CNN program in complete viewers whereas additionally topping each MSNBC program within the 25-54 yr previous demographic aside from The Rachel Maddow Show.
Gutfeld! is Fox News’ first main foray into late-night comedy. The present options Greg Gutfeld and a panel of friends dissecting the day’s information in a humorous method. The hour-long weeknight program debuted April 5, and has featured visitor appearances by Fox & Friends co-host Pete Hegseth in addition to frequent Fox News faces Katherine Timpf and Tyrus.
Late night time comedians together with Stephen Colbert and Jimmy Kimmel have often devoted their reveals to bashing former President Donald Trump and his allies, whereas boosting President Biden and different left-wing leaders.
Kimmel just lately interviewed Hunter Biden however did not ask any questions in regards to the laptop computer scandal or how he secured profitable international offers whereas his father Joe Biden was vice chairman of the United States.