Arsenio Hall returns to late night TV
Arsenio Hall’s return to late night TV was a hit! According to The Hollywood Reporter, “The Arsenio Hall Show” was the top-rated broadcast Monday night with average ratings of 1.0 among viewers 18-49 and 1.2 for the 25-54 demographic.
His closet competitor was “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” which scored 0.8 with adults 18-49 and 1.0 with the 25-54 set.
Arsenio kicked off his return with a skit featuring his old late night contemporary Jay Leno, who is getting ready to sign off for the last time (again).
Arsenio’s good friend Paula Abdul also dropped by to offer her best support and poke a little fun at her old co-star Simon Cowell.