The Daytime Emmy Awards

This awards ceremony honors the best television programming that airs during the day, as opposed to the traditional Emmy Awards, which recognizes the best programming that airs in primetime and later slots. The Daytime Emmys typically give awards to soap operas, game shows, syndicated talk shows, news magazine shows, and other programming that airs before the sun sets.

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38 Seasons, 42 Episodes
May 28, 1974
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  • The Daytime Emmy Awards has been honoring excellence in all fields of daytime broadcast production for thirty-eight years. The Emmy is awarded in sixty-eight categories, including acknowledgements for series, performers and all other technical and creative areas. The Daytime Emmy Awards season culminates with a televised show that pays tribute to the exceptional work of daytime broadcasting's elite. Tyra Banks will be the Host of this years' awards.

  • The 41st Daytime Emmy Awards was held on June 22, 2014, and broadcast only online through the DaytimeEmmys.net website live from Beverly Hills, California. Pre-Nominations were announced on March 3, 2014. Nominations were announced on May 1, 2014. It was hosted by Kathy Griffin.

  • The 40th Daytime Emmy Awards was held on June 16, 2013, and broadcast on the HLN network live from Beverly Hills, California. Pre-Nominations were announced on February 27, 2013. Nominations were announced during an episode of Good Morning America on May 1, 2013. It was hosted by Sam Champion, A. J. Hammer and Robin Meade. Monty Hall and Bob Stewart received a Lifetime Achievement Award.

  • The 39th Daytime Emmy Awards was held on June 23, 2012, and broadcast on the HLN network live from Beverly Hills, California. Pre-Nominations were announced on March 2, 2012. Nominations were announced during an episode of The Today Show on May 9, 2012. Bill Geddie received a Lifetime Achievement Award.

  • Wayne Brady hosts the 38th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards from the Las Vegas Hilton in Las Vegas, NV. The show will award soap operas, talk shows, and childrens' programs.

  • Regis Philbin hosts the 37th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards at the Las Vegas Hilton in Las Vegas, NV. The show will award soap operas, talk shows, and children's programs. Ryan Seacrest will present "American Bandstand" and the Dick Clark tribute.

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The Daytime Emmys: The Bold, the Beautiful and the Cash Cab (See Who Won)

Fortune really does favor the Bold, apparently. And the Beautiful. While "General Hospital" lead the pack with 21 award nominations at this year's edition of The Daytime Emmy Awards, followed by "The Young and the Restless" with 20, the star of the day was "The Bold and The Beautiful."

The Daytime Emmys Soldier On After a Brutal Year; Awards Show on CBS Tonight

It's been a really, really, really tough year for daytime TV. ABC cancelled "One Life to Live" and "All My Children," Oprah shuttered her doors, and the morning talk shows were seemingly one giant revolving game of musical chairs. The awards game must go on, though, and they will at The Daytime Emmy Awards on CBS this Sunday. Wayne Brady will host and Pat Sajak and Jeopardy's Alex Trebek will both be given Lifetime Achievement Awards.

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