ADDITIONAL NOTES: renewed through the 2020-21 season (the show's 29th) on 6/16/20
DESCRIPTION: (from NBC's press release, April 2019) On Friday nights this season "Dateline NBC" has been averaging a 0.9 rating in adults 18-49 and 4.6 million viewers overall in "live plus seven day" Nielsens. "Dateline" attracts an upscale, well-educated audience, generating an index of 122 among adults 18-49 living in homes with $100K+ incomes (a 100 represents an average concentration of those homes) and a 115 among adults 18-49 with four or more years of college. "Dateline NBC" is the network's signature newsmagazine and longest-running series in NBC primetime history. Now in its 27th season, the series is anchored by Lester Holt and features correspondents Andrea Canning, Josh Mankiewicz, Keith Morrison and Dennis Murphy.