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Daytime Emmy Awards

Daytime Emmy Awards

Photo Credit:  Pop
  • Premiered: 
    May 28, 1974
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  • Network: NBC
  • Category: Series
  • Genre: Award
  • Type: Live Action
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  • Subject Matter: Entertainment
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Plot Synopsis

The Daytime Entertainment Emmy Awards has been honoring excellence in all fields of daytime broadcast production since 1974. The Emmy is awarded in more than 60 categories, including acknowledgements for series, performers and all other technical and creative areas. The Daytime Entertainment Creative Arts Emmy, which honors the crafts behind the shows, are typically awarded in an untelevised ceremony one or two days before the Daytime Emmy Awards, which honors lead, supporting, and younger actor/actress in a drama series, as well as many other categories. The Daytime Creative Arts and Entertainment Emmy Awards, which honors the crafts behind the shows, were given out on Friday, June 20, 2014 at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel in Los Angeles in a non-televised ceremony, where Russell Morash, the creator of how-to television, was honored with a Lifetime Achievement award. Two days later on Sunday, June 22, 2014, Kathy Griffin hosted the 41st DAYTIME EMMY AWARDS, which took place at the Beverly Hilton Hotel and was streamed live online at beginning at 8pm ET/5pm PT with red-carpet coverage beginning two hours earlier: 6pm ET/3pm PT. At this year's ceremony, Emmy Awards were handed out for 25 categories, including several new ones, including: Entertainment News; Outstanding New Approaches Drama Series; Outstanding Morning Program in Spanish; Outstanding Entertainment Program in Spanish; and Outstanding Daytime Talent in a Spanish-Language Program.
The 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards, hosted by Tyra Banks, was broadcast live from from the legendary Warner Bros. Studios lot on Stage 16 on Sunday, April 26, 2015 at 8pm ET/5pm PT exclusively on Pop. This year's Lifetime Achievement Award honors television icon Betty White. Plus, for the first time ever and as a special tribute to the fans of daytime television, the Daytime Emmy Awards feature most the notable TV moments and characters voted on by fans, including Most Romantic Duo, Favorite Daytime Hottie, Favorite Talk Show Audience, Favorite OMG! Moment and Favorite Game Show Moment. Presenters include: Regis Philbin; Steve Harvey; Marie Osmond; Craig Ferguson; Deidre Hall; Nancy O'Dell; Shemar Moore; Tom Bergeron; Eileen Davidson; Kevin Frazier; Leeza Gibbons; Vicki Lawrence; Mario Lopez; Alex Trebek; THE TALK hosts Julie Chen, Sara Gilbert, Sharon Osbourne, Aisha Tyler and Sheryl Underwood; QUEENS OF DRAMA stars Donna Mills, Lindsay Hartley, Crystal Hunt and Chrystee Pharris; THE FAB LIFE hosts Chrissy Teigen, Joe Zee, Lauren Makk and Leah Ashley; Daniel Goddard, Justin Hartley and Melissa Claire Egan of THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS; Kirsten Storms and Ryan Paevey of GENERAL HOSPITAL; Christopher Sean, Freddie Smith and Guy Wilson of DAYS OF OUR LIVES; and Jacob Young, Karla Mosley and Linsey Godfrey of THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL.


Other Titles

  • Also known as Daytime Entertainment Emmy Awards

Production & Distribution

  • Produced by Associated Television International (36th & 37th)


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