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2019 Daytime Emmy Nominations: ‘Days of our Lives’ Leads with 27 Nominations; CBS Leads with 61

Nominations for the 46th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards were announced live today on CBS’ The Talk. NBC’s Days of our Lives leads with 27 total nominations, followed by ABC’s General Hospital with 25; CBS has the most network nominations with a total of 61.

The Daytime Creative Arts Emmy Awards and The Daytime Emmy Awards recognize outstanding achievement in all fields of daytime television and are presented to individuals and programs broadcast from 2:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. during the 2018 calendar year.

The 46th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards will be held on Sunday, May 5, 2019.

OUTSTANDING DRAMA SERIES

  • The Bold and the Beautiful, CBS
  • Days of our Lives, NBC
  • General Hospital, ABC
  • The Young and the Restless, CBS

OUTSTANDING DRAMA SERIES WRITING TEAM

  • The Bold and the Beautiful, CBS
  • Days of our Lives, NBC
  • General Hospital, ABC
  • The Young and the Restless, CBS

OUTSTANDING DRAMA DIRECTING TEAM

  • The Bold and the Beautiful, CBS
  • Days of our Lives, NBC
  • General Hospital, ABC
  • The Young and the Restless, CBS

OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES

  • Marci Miller as Abigail DiMera, Days of our Lives, NBC
  • Heather Tom as Katie Logan, The Bold and the Beautiful, CBS
  • Maura West as Ava Jerome, General Hospital, ABC
  • Jacqueline MacInnes Wood as Steffy Forrester, The Bold and the Beautiful, CBS
  • Laura Wright as Carly Corinthos, General Hospital, ABC

OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES

  • Maurice Benard as Sonny Corinthos, General Hospital, ABC
  • Peter Bergman, as Jack Abbott, The Young and the Restless, CBS
  • Tyler Christopher as Stefan DiMera, Days of our Lives, NBC
  • Billy Flynn as Chad DiMera, Days of our Lives, NBC
  • Jon Lindstrom as Kevin Collins/Ryan Chamberlain, General Hospital, ABC

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES

  • Kassie DePaiva as Eve Donovan, Days of our Lives, NBC
  • Linsey Godfrey as Sarah Horton, Days of our Lives, NBC
  • Martha Madison as Belle Black Brady, Days of our Lives, NBC
  • Beth Maitland as Traci Abbott, The Young and the Restless, CBS
  • Mishael Morgan, as Hilary Curtis, The Young and the Restless, CBS
  • Vernee Watson as Stella Curtis, General Hospital, ABC

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES

  • Max Gail as Mike Corbin, General Hospital, ABC
  • Bryton James as Devon Hamilton, The Young and the Restless, CBS
  • Eric Martsolf as Brady Black, Days of our Lives, NBC
  • Greg Rikaart as Leo Stark, Days of our Lives, NBC
  • Domonic Zamprogna as Dante Falconeri, General Hospital

OUTSTANDING YOUNGER ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES

  • Hayley Erin, as Kiki Jerome, General Hospital, ABC
  • Olivia Rose Keegan, as Claire Brady, Days of Our Lives, NBC
  • Victoria Konefal as Ciara Brady, Days of our Lives, NBC
  • Chloe Lanier, as Nelle Benson, General Hospital, ABC
  • Eden McCoy as Josslyn Jacks, General Hospital, ABC

OUTSTANDING YOUNGER ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES

  • Lucas Adams, as Tripp Dalton, Days of Our Lives, NBC
  • William Lipton as Cameron Webber, General Hospital, ABC
  • Kyler Pettis as Theo Carver, Days of our Lives, NBC
  • Garren Stitt as Oscar Nero, General Hospital, ABC
  • Zach Tinker as Fen Baldwin, The Young and the Restless, CBS

OUTSTANDING GUEST PERFORMER IN A DRAMA SERIES

  • Philip Anthony-Rodriguez, as Miguel Garcia, Days of Our Lives, NBC
  • Patricia Bethune, as Nurse Mary Pat, General Hospital, ABC
  • Wayne Brady, as Dr. Reese Buckingham, The Bold and the Beautiful, CBS
  • Kate Mansi, as Abigail Deveraux, Days of Our Lives, NBC
  • Thaao Penghlis, as Andre DiMera, Days of Our Lives, NBC

OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTRESS IN A DIGITAL DAYTIME DRAMA SERIES

  • Jade Harlow, as Lianna Ramos, The Bay The Series, Amazon Prime Video
  • Vanessa Baden Kelly, as Journee, Giants, YouTube.com
  • Liana Liberato, as McKenna Brady, Light as a Feather, Hulu
  • Shanti Lowry, as Yolanda Rodriguez, Bronx SIU, UMC/Amazon Prime Video
  • Liz Vassey, as Dr. Gillian Hunt, Riley Parra, tello Films

OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR IN A DIGITAL DAYTIME DRAMA SERIES

  • Mitchell Anderson, as Jason Addams, After Forever, Amazon Prime Video
  • Kristos Andrews, as Pete Garrett, The Bay The Series, Amazon Prime Video
  • Kevin Spirtas, as Brian Stone, After Forever Amazon Prime Video
  • Brian White, as Jimmy Blue, Bronx SIU UMC/Amazon Prime Video
  • Wayne Wilcox, as Ray, Only Children, Vimeo

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A DIGITAL DAYTIME DRAMA SERIES

  • Crystal Lee Brown, as Tamera, Giants YouTube.com
  • Erin Cherry, as Brenda, After Forever Amazon Prime Video
  • Cady Huffman, as Lisa, After Forever Amazon Prime Video
  • Carolyn Ratteray, as Caitlin Priest, Riley Parra, tello Films
  • Brianne Tju, as Alex Portnoy, Light as a Feather Hulu

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DIGITAL DAYTIME DRAMA SERIES

  • Ameer Baraka, as Darius, Bronx SIU, UMC/Amazon Prime Video
  • Brandon Beemer, as Evan Blackwell, The Bay The Series, Amazon Prime Video
  • Wil Lash, as Scott Taylor, Anacostia, YouTube.com
  • Sean Samuels, as Ade, Giants, YouTube.com
  • Terrence Terrell, as Kwasi Asamoah, Giants, YouTube.com

OUTSTANDING GUEST PERFORMER IN A DIGITAL DAYTIME DRAMA SERIES

  • Sean Patrick Flanery, as Ty Garrett, The Bay The Series, Amazon Prime Video
  • Anita Gillette, as Frannie, After Forever, Amazon Prime Video
  • Lou Diamond Phillips, as Martin, Conversations in L.A., Amazon Prime Video
  • J. August Richards, as Andrew Prescott, Giants, YouTube.com
  • Kelsey Scott, as Sadiyah Siobahn, Giants, YouTube.com

For a full list of nominees including Talk Show, Game Show, etc., visit the Daytime Emmy Nominee Lobby.

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