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SHOWS ON THE RISE: Late Night Outshines December Releases

The celeb takeover of "The Late Late Show" brings the series to the top! CBS

Late night wins! After a week of exciting guest hosts such as Harry Styles and Jeff Goldblum, The Late Late Show with James Corden earns the No. 1 position with a rise ratio of 98.4%. Not to be outdone, ABC talk show, Jimmy Kimmel Live (No. 2), also makes the grade; trailing close behind with runner-up placement. Meanwhile, new series pave the way as December Netflix releases, Virgin River (No. 3) and Home for Christmas (No. 6), climb into the top 10, and the recent premiere of The L Word: Generation Q, snags the No. 4 slot. 

Additionally, the holiday gifts continue to arrive with the third and final season of Marvel’s Runaways (No. 5), The Expanse Season 4 (No. 9), and the recent return of The Unicorn (No. 7) on CBS.

With new shows like Katy Keene, 9-1-1: Lone Star, and Star Trek: Picard on the way, plus, returning favorites like Sex Education, Homeland, and Outlander -- What will the make our report in the new year? All will be revealed in 2020!

DID YOU KNOW? The most-tracked late night show in TV Time isn’t The Late Late Show or Jimmy Kimmel Live … The No. 1 title actually belongs to Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

*Methodology: Every week, millions of viewers around the world use TV Time to track their favorite series. “Shows on the Rise” is calculated by determining the week-over-week growth in episodes watched for a given program.

Note: The network displayed is the network where the show first aired (e.g. “Friends” on NBC).

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