We don’t know who the winners are yet, but the presenters for the 47th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards have been announced! Some of the brightest and best from daytime soaps will be handing out the awards!
Daytime Emmy News
The show will be hosted by The Talk hosts Sharon Osbourne, Sheryl Underwood, Eve, Carrie Ann Inaba, and Marie Osmond. Presenters include Melody Thomas Scott (Nikki, The Young and the Restless), Patrika Darbo (Violet, Studio City; ex-Shirley, The Bold and the Beautiful), Wayne Brady (ex-Reese, BB; Let’s Make A Deal), James Reynolds (Abe, Days of our Lives), Maurice Benard (Sonny, GH), Jacqueline MacInnes Wood (Steffy, BB), and Eric Braeden (Victor, YR).
Other presenters include Kelsey Grammer (Light as a Feather; Cheers; Frasier), Kathie Lee Gifford (Live! With Regis and Kathie Lee, Today Show), Cookie Monster (Sesame Street), Scott Evans (Access Hollywood), Kevin Frazier (Entertainment Tonight), Michael Strahan (Good Morning America, GMA3 Strahan, Sara & Keke), Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest (Live with Kelly and Ryan), Nate Burleson (EXTRA), and Sunny Hostin (The View).
Here are categories that will be handed out during the live broadcast: Outstanding Drama Series, Outstanding Performance by a Lead Actress in a Drama Series, Outstanding Performance by a Lead Actor in a Drama Series, Outstanding Entertainment News Show, Outstanding Writing Team for a Drama Series, Outstanding Digital Drama Series, Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host, Outstanding Game Show Host, Outstanding Game Show, Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series, Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show, Outstanding Informative Talk Show, Outstanding Younger Performer in a Drama Series, Outstanding Legal/Courtroom Program, Outstanding Special Class Special, Outstanding Culinary Series, Outstanding Morning Show, Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series, and Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series.
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Outstanding Guest Performer in a Drama Series, Outstanding Makeup for A Drama Series, Outstanding Makeup, Outstanding Hairstyling for a Drama Series, Outstanding Hairstyling, Outstanding Costume Design for a Drama or Digital Series, Outstanding Costume Design, Outstanding Art Direction/Set Direction/Scenic Design for a Drama or Digital Series, Outstanding Art Direction/Set Direction/Scenic Design, Outstanding Promo – Topical, Outstanding Promo – Brand Image Campaign – Network or Program, Outstanding Directing for a Game Show, Outstanding Directing for Talk, Entertainment News, Morning Show, and Outstanding Music Direction & Composition for a Drama or Digital Drama Series.
Also: Outstanding Original Song, Outstanding Casting for a Drama or Digital Drama Series. Outstanding Technical Team for a Drama Series, Outstanding Technical Team, Outstanding Lighting Direction for a Drama or Digital Drama Series, Outstanding Lighting Direction, Outstanding Multi-Cam Editing for a Drama or Digital Drama Series, Outstanding Live and Direct to Tape Sound Mixing for a Drama Series, Outstanding Live and Direct to Tape Sound Mixing, and Outstanding Writing for a Special Class Special.
Digital Drama categories will be streamed in a separate virtual ceremony on July 19th. Children’s, Animation, Family Viewing, and Lifestyle Programming categories will be streamed in an additional virtual ceremony on July 26th. More details and information regarding these programs will be released at a future date. The 47th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards will air on Friday, June 26 at 8 p.m. ET on CBS.