Daytime Emmy Nominations: ‘Young and the Restless’ Tops List; THR Scores Nom
The nominations for the 44th annual Daytime Emmy Awards were unveiled Wednesday morning.
CBS’ The Young and the Restless leads all nominees with a total of 25, followed by the network’s The Bold and the Beautiful. Both series were nominated for best daytime drama alongside NBC’s Days of Our Lives and last year’s winner, ABC’s General Hospital. CBS also led all networks and streaming services with a total of 70 noms.
Meanwhile, The Hollywood Reporter also landed a nomination, for its Close Up With The Hollywood Reporter series with SundanceTV, in the outstanding special-class series category. Executive producers are Matthew Belloni, Stephen Galloway, Paul Haddad, Jennifer Laski, Janice Min and Lacey Rose, with Stephanie Fischette serving as producer (watch the episode that was submitted below). THR previously won an Emmy for its roundtable discussion The Hollywood Reporter in Focus: The Wolf of Wall Street, which aired on PBS SoCal.
The 44th Daytime Emmy Awards will be handed out Sunday, April 30, where former Entertainment Tonight host Mary Hart will be honored with the lifetime achievement award. Longtime Jeopardy! and Wheel of Fortune producer Harry Friedman will receive the same honor two days earlier at the 44th Daytime Creative Arts Emmy Awards ceremony, set for Friday, April 28. Both awards shows will take place at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium.
A full list of Daytime Emmy nominations in select categories follows. A full list can be found here.