Long 55 million people have been tuning in to watch Johnny Carson’s final appearance host The Tonight Show,
However, Jimmy Fallon’s iteration of the venerable NBC series has reached its own milestone — becoming the first late-night show to reach 30 million subscribers on YouTube.
“It’s a crazy number,” Fallon said. “I am very grateful to all those who watch online also on TV and subscribe to our channel, it means a lot to all of us so we are very proud. Thank you so much.”
This highlights a change in the medium with many people, especially younger audiences, watching clips of late night shows online on YouTube and through social media instead of tuning in at 11:30 pm or 12:30 pm. have liked.
The Tonight Show YouTube is the closest competitor in terms of subscribers Late Late Show with James Corden With 27.9M, it shows how much these shows with viral segments and different types of spots are viewed in a non-linear manner.
elsewhere, Jimmy Kimmel Live! is 18.8M, The Daily Show with Trevor Noah is 10M, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert 8.94M and . Is Late Night With Seth Meyers is 4.36M.