Daytime Emmys Sets CBS Ceremony Date

The 49th Daytime Emmy Awards return to a live, in-person format this year on Friday, June 24, airing on both CBS and Paramount+. Also, the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences confirmed that, as expected, the ceremony will take place at Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, Calif.; nominations will be announced on May 5.

Daytime Emmys: Zac Efron, ‘Jeopardy: The Greatest of All Time’ Among Winners

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences continued handing out its Daytime Emmy Awards on Sunday. This weekend, the organization presented statuettes in the children’s and animation and lifestyle categories in two live-streamed events. 

Daytime Emmy Awards Apologizes For Photo Mistake In Memoriam Segment

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has apologized for misrepresenting actor Marguerite Ray with a photo of living actor Veronica Redd in the In Memoriam segment that aired during the 48th annual Daytime Emmy Awards.

Daytime Emmys Salute Late TV Icons Alex Trebek, Larry King

The late Jeopardy host won as game show host and Jeopardy earned game show honors on Friday night. ABC’s General Hospital claimed four trophies, including best drama. Maurice Benard took lead actor honors for the third time as Sonny Corinthos. Above, Matt Trebek (l) and Emily Trebek, children of the late Alex Trebek, accept the award for outstanding game show host for Jeopardy on his behalf during the 48th Daytime Emmy Awards on CBS.

Daytime Emmys To Honor Regis Philbin, Alex Trebek, Larry King

The 48th annual Daytime Emmy Awards will include tributes to TV icons Regis Philbin, Alex Trebek and Larry King, with Kathy Lee Gifford, Ken Jeong, Martha Stewart and Robin Roberts making special appearances to honor their late colleagues. Presenters for this year’s awards — hosted by The Talk’s Sheryl Underwood and set to air Friday, June 25, on CBS — were announced today, along with the special tribute appearances.

‘The Talk’s Sheryl Underwood To Host 2021 Daytime Emmy Awards For CBS

CBS is sticking with The Talk talent to host this year’s Daytime Emmy Awards, but with a twist: This year, Sheryl Underwood will handle solo duties. The Eye network announced on Tuesday that Underwood will host the 48th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards, which airs on Friday, June 25, at 8 p.m. ET on CBS, as well as streaming live on Paramount+.

Kids Emmys Migrating To Online Ceremony

The Television Academy and the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences said Monday that they have agreed to move all children’s categories from the Primetime Emmy Awards (overseen by the TV Academy) to the Daytime Emmy Awards (overseen by NATAS).

Daytime Emmy Digital Drama Winners

On Sunday, the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences unveiled the winners in the Digital Dramas category for the 47th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards via a virtual livestream ceremony hosted by Jai Rodriguez from the original Queer Eye for the Straight Guy. As the first virtual ceremony for the Daytime Emmys, Rodriguez hosted from a studio in Burbank adhering social distancing production protocols while the nominees waited to hear the winners virtually.

Daytime Emmy Winners Include ‘Y&R’

In addition to taking “Best Drama” honors, CBS’s The Young and the Restless won three trophies for acting at Friday night’s virtual awards. Ellen DeGeneres accepted the trophy for best entertainment talk show for her self-titled program.

Daytime Emmys Set ‘The Talk’ Panel As Hosts

The Talk’s Sharon Osbourne, Sheryl Underwood, Eve, Carrie Ann Inaba and Marie Osmond will host the 47th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards, the cohosts announced on-air today. The awards will be presented virtually on Friday, June 26 on CBS, with leading category recipients and special guests appearing from their homes due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Additional categories will be announced simultaneously on Twitter, with others presented in a separate ceremony in July.

Virtual Daytime Emmy Awards Slotted For June

The 47th annual Daytime Emmy Awards will air on CBS as a two-hour live show on Friday, June 26, returning the awards show to broadcast primetime for the first time since 2011. The ceremony, to run from 8 to 10 p.m. ET/PT, will air as a virtual event after organizers, the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, were forced to cancel its planned, newly expanded three-night 2020 edition in Pasadena because of the COVID-19 shutdown. Nominations will be announced tomorrow (Thursday) during CBS’s The Talk and on

Daytime Emmys Ceremony Canceled

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences said Thursday that its 47th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards ceremony set for June in Pasadena has been canceled. “Given our concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic, we have decided that we will not be staging the 47th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards in Pasadena this coming June,” NATAS chairman Terry O’Reilly said.

How The Daytime Emmys Expanded

National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences president and CEO Adam Sharp hopes that spreading the Daytime Emmys out over three nights this year will give more winners their due — and the audience a chance to breathe. The 47th Daytime Emmy Awards will take place June 12-14 at the Pasadena Convention Center, adding an extra day to its usual two-day presentation — similar to how the L.A.-based Television Academy expanded its Creative Arts Emmys in recent years.

Daytime Emmys Expanding To 3 Nights In 2020

The Daytime Emmy Awards is adding another night for 2020. The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences said today that next year’s celebration of all things daytime TV will be divided into three soirees: Friday, Saturday and Sunday, June 12-14, all at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium.

Daytime Emmys Report Reveals Judging Disputes

The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences has released a “transparency report” for the recently concluded 46th Daytime Emmys, revealing five separate judging irregularities and four nomination challenges — and how they handled each dispute.

Daytime Emmys Gets New Production Oversight

The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences — the East Coast counterpart to the Los Angeles-based Television Academy — is shuffling its leadership, which includes switching who oversees production of its most visible event, the Daytime Emmy Awards.

Daytime Emmy Awards Full Winners List

The 46th annual Daytime Emmy Awards took place Sunday at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium with Extra’s Mario Lopez and The Talk‘s Sheryl Underwood taking on hosting duties.

Trebek’s Daytime Emmy Comes With Ovation

Jeopardy host Alex Trebek, 78, who announced in March he has advanced pancreatic cancer, told the Daytime Emmy Awards audience Sunday he had been worried that sympathy, rather than merit, might snare him the trophy for best game show host. But he changed his mind. “You guys like me, and you value my work. I tell you if that’s the case, I can live with that,” Trebek said. General Hospital was among the big winners, with a leading five trophies that included best lead actor honors for Maurice Benard. But The Young and the Restless won the top drama series award, as well as writing and directing honors.

Daytime Emmy Nominees Announced

Days of our Lives, General Hospital and The Young and the Restless lead the list of shows with the most Daytime Emmy nominations in 2019. CBS leads the list of networks receiving nominations, with 61 total across all categories, including Creative Arts. The 46th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards take place May 5.

NATAS Responds To Potential Soaps Boycott

Soaps Stage Daytime Emmys Revolt

The Daytime Emmy Awards are in danger of losing one of their biggest attractions, the daytime dramas, whose acting nominees bring star power to the ceremony. In an unprecedented show of unity, all four daytime soaps, The Bold and the Beautiful, Days of Our Lives, General Hospital and The Young and the Restless, have come together to threaten a boycott if changes in the voting and accounting practices for the awards and the way the competition is held are not changed.

‘General Hospital’ Leads Daytime Emmy Noms

ABC’s General Hospital tops the list of nominees for the 45th annual Daytime Emmy Awards. The veteran soap garnered 26 bids. CBS and syndicated programming tied for the No. 1 ranking among networks with 66 mentions apiece. Netflix weighed in with 51 bids.

Daytime Emmys Unveil Drama Pre-Nominations


Harry Friedman: He’s Got Games

Harry Friedman (right) is the executive producer of two of the most enduring and successful syndicated programs of all time: Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy. He is one of television’s most prolific producers, and his success is marked by his ability to maintain the traditions of both long-running shows while tweaking each just enough to keep them current and on the cutting edge. He will be honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences on April 28 at the Daytime Creative Arts Emmy Awards.


Mary Hart: A Daytime TV Career With Legs

Mary Hart, the former longtime host of Entertainment Tonight, will be honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences on Sunday, April 30, at the 44th Daytime Emmy Awards. Here’s look at her impressive run as a host on the first and still No.1 syndicated entertainment news magazine.

Lopez, Underwood To Host Daytime Emmys

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Talk show hosts Mario Lopez and Sheryl Underwood will team to preside over the Daytime Emmy Awards. The 44th annual show is April 30 at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium. Lopez hosts “Extra,” and Underwood is a host of “The Talk.” Mary Hart, who hosted “Entertainment Tonight” from 1982 to 2011, will […]

Ripa, Strahan Share Daytime Emmy Award

The Live with Kelly and Michael duo won the Daytime Emmy Award for best entertainment talk show host on Sunday, capping a tumultuous two weeks that began with Strahan’s announced departure for Good Morning America and Ripa’s reaction. Neither Ripa or Strahan showed up at the non-televised ceremony in Los Angeles to claim the award, their second consecutive one in the category for their syndicated show.

Soaps Score Big At Daytime Emmys

Among the winners Sunday were Jeopardy, best game show; Steve Harvey, host of an informative talk show; The Ellen DeGeneres Show, entertainment talk show; Entertainment Tonight, entertainment news program; Hunter King, younger actress in a drama series, The Young and the Restless; and Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan, entertainment talk show hosts, for Live with Kelly & Michael.

Daytime Emmys To Honor Betty White

The 93-year-old will be honored with this year’s lifetime achievement award next month at the 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards.

Pop Bringing Daytime Emmys Back To TV

Pop, formerly the TV Guide Network, will air this year’s Daytime Emmy ceremony live on Sunday, April 26.

Daytime Emmys Look For Soaps Alternatives

There are four network daytime dramas left. In a year, or two, or five, it’s conceivable there could be fewer; it’s unlikely there’ll be more. The Daytime Emmy Awards depend heavily on the daytime dramas, both for the glamour of the actors on the red carpet and for the fervent loyalty of their fans. Without soaps, the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences might still give out awards, but it would have a hard time attracting an audience.

Bob Mauro Named President Of NATAS

Former CBS and Leo Burnett Worldwide exec Bob Mauro has been named president of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, the New York-based group that administers Emmy awards that fall outside the primetime scope of the West Coast-based Television Academy. Top of Mauro’s list is likely to be landing a new TV deal for the annual Daytime Emmy Awards ceremony, which wound up airing only as a webcast this past June.

Daytime Emmys Backstage Banter Turns Dark

The women who hosted the Emmy pre-show Sunday appeared largely ignorant about the actors and series that were being honored, instead unleashing attempts at bawdy humor that made sport of topics including rape and an actor’s race. Their efforts made the usual red-carpet banter look scholarly by contrast.


Daytime Emmy Wins For DeGeneres, Harvey

CBS, which received eight creative arts Daytime Emmys for technical achievements at a ceremony last week, emerged as the network leader with a total of 14 awards after Sunday’s ceremony. PBS received a combined 13 awards, with six for HUB Network; five for; four for ABC and three for NBC.

Kathy Griffin To Host Daytime Emmys

Daytime Emmys Drop TV, Will Steam Awards

As a reflection of dwindling interest in soaps and other pre-primetime fare, this year’s Daytime Emmy Awards will be shown only online — not on television. The 41st annual ceremony will be live streamed on, beginning at 5 p.m. ET on June 22.

Daytime Emmy Awards Set For June 22

The Daytime Emmy Awards have settled on a date and a location — now all they need is a TV deal. The 41st ceremony will be held June 22 at the Beverly Hilton. The date had been in flux as the New York-based National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences shops for a new TV deal for the ceremony.

Daytime Emmys Searches For A Network

The kudosfest, still negotiating a home for this year’s telecast, has switched networks almost annually for four decades and has been beset by a 20-year ratings slide. Case in point: In 1993, the broadcast garnered 22 million viewers. Last year, viewers of the HLN telecast numbered 913,000.

‘Days,’ ‘Ellen,’ ‘Dr. Oz’ Top Daytime Emmys

NBC’s “Days of Our Lives” took the gold for drama series at the 40th annual Daytime Emmy Awards on Sunday. The win marked the first time since 1975 that the sudser has won the top prize at the Daytime Emmy fete — and only its second drama series nod in its nearly 50-year run on NBC.

‘General Hospital’ Wins 5 Daytime Emmys

NBC’s Today show won as best morning show and the syndicated Jeopardy was named best game show at the annual ceremony Saturday. Live with Regis and Kelly was saluted as best entertainment talk show.