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2020 Daytime Emmy Awards nominations: See the first 17 categories

ETOnline logo ETOnline 22/05/2020 ETonline Staff
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ET is revealing the first 17 nominations for the 47th annual Daytime Emmy Awards!

The ceremony will air on CBS as a two-hour live virtual event on Friday, June 26, at 8 p.m. ET/PT, with winners and special guests making appearances from home. This is the first time the awards show has aired on a broadcast network since 2011, and the 14th time it has aired on CBS.

Fan-favorite shows like The Talk, The View, Red Table Talk and more have all been nominated for awards this year -- as have hosts like Kelly Clarkson, Alex Trebek, and Wayne Brady. Also earning a nod this year is Entertainment Tonight! 

See the first 17 categories below, and the full list of nominees here

Drama Series

The Bold and the Beautiful - CBS 

Days of Our Lives - NBC 

General Hospital - ABC 

The Young and the Restless - CBS    

Game Show    

Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader? - Nickelodeon 

Double Dare - Nickelodeon 

Family Feud - SYNDICATED 

Jeopardy! - SYNDICATED 

The Price Is Right - CBS 

Legal/Courtroom Program    


Judge Judy - SYNDICATED 

Judge Mathis - SYNDICATED 

Lauren Lake’s Paternity Court - SYNDICATED 

The People's Court - SYNDICATED     

Morning Show 

CBS Sunday Morning - CBS 

CBS This Morning - CBS 

Good Morning America - ABC 

Sunday TODAY with Willie Geist - NBC 

Today Show - NBC 

Informative Talk Show

The 3rd Hour of TODAY - NBC 

Rachael Ray - SYNDICATED 

Red Table Talk - Facebook Watch 

Today Show with Hoda & Jenna - NBC 

The View - ABC  

Entertainment Talk Show    

The Ellen DeGeneres Show - SYNDICATED 

GMA3 Strahan, Sara & Keke - ABC 

The Kelly Clarkson Show - SYNDICATED 

Live with Kelly and Ryan - SYNDICATED 

The Talk - CBS       

Entertainment News Show    

Access Hollywood - SYNDICATED 

E! News - E! Entertainment 

Entertainment Tonight - SYNDICATED 


Inside Edition - SYNDICATED    

Actress in a Drama      

Finola Hughes as Anna Devane, General Hospital - ABC 

Katherine Kelly Lang as Brooke Logan, The Bold and the Beautiful - CBS 

Heather Tom as Katie Logan, The Bold and the Beautiful - CBS 

Maura West as Ava Jerome, General Hospital - ABC 

Arianne Zucker as Nicole Walker, Days of Our Lives - NBC  

Actor in a Drama    

Steve Burton as Jason Morgan, General Hospital - ABC 

Thorsten Kaye as Ridge Forrester, The Bold and the Beautiful - CBS 

Jon Lindstrom as Kevin Collins/Ryan Chamberlain, General Hospital - ABC 

Thaao Penghlis as Tony DiMera, Days of Our Lives - NBC 

Jason Thompson as Billy Abbott, The Young and the Restless - CBS        

Supporting Actress in a Drama  

Tamara Braun as Dr Kim Nero, General Hospital - ABC 

Rebecca Budig as Hayden Barnes, General Hospital - ABC 

Susan Seaforth Hayes as Julie Williams, Days of Our Lives - NBC 

Christel Khalil as Lily Winters, The Young and the Restless - CBS 

Annika Noelle as Hope Logan, The Bold and the Beautiful - CBS 

Supporting Actor in a Drama  

Mark Grossman as Adam Newman, The Young and the Restless - CBS 

Bryton James as Devon Hamilton, The Young and the Restless - CBS 

Wally Kurth as Justin Kiriakis, Days of Our Lives - NBC 

Chandler Massey as Will Horton, Days of Our Lives - NBC 

James Patrick Stuart as Valentin Cassadine, General Hospital - ABC 

Paul Telfer as Xander Kiriakis, Days of Our Lives - NBC   

Younger Performer in a Drama 

Sasha Calle as Lola Rosales, The Young and the Restless - CBS 

Olivia Rose Keegan as Claire Brady, Days of Our Lives - NBC 

Katelyn MacMullen as Willow Tait, General Hospital - ABC 

Eden McCoy as Josslyn Jacks, General Hospital - ABC 

Thia Megia as Haley Chen, Days of Our Lives - NBC 

Guest Performer in a Drama  

Elissa Kapneck as Sasha, The Young and the Restless - CBS 

Michael Knight as Martin Grey, General Hospital - ABC 

Eva LaRue as Celeste Rosales, The Young and the Restless - CBS 

Jeffrey Vincent Parise as Simon Black, The Young and the Restless - CBS 

Chrishell Stause as Jordan Ridgeway, Days of Our Lives - NBC    

Game Show Host  

Wayne Brady, Let's Make a Deal - CBS 

Steve Harvey, Family Feud - SYNDICATED 

Alfonso Ribeiro, Catch 21 - Game Show Network 

Pat Sajak, Wheel of Fortune - SYNDICATED 

Alex Trebek, Jeopardy! - SYNDICATED         

Host in a Daytime Program    

Jeff Corwin, Ocean Treks with Jeff Corwin - SYNDICATED 

Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Sesame Street's 50th Anniversary Celebration - HBO 

Mo Rocca & Alie Ward, The Henry Ford's Innovation Nation - CBS 

Mike Rowe, Returning the Favor - Facebook Watch 

Andrew Zimmern, The Zimmern List - Travel Channel    

Informative Talk Show Host       

Whoopi Goldberg, Joy Behar, Sunny Hostin, Meghan McCain, Abby Huntsman & Ana Navarro, The View - ABC 

Tamron Hall, Tamron Hall - SYNDICATED 

Larry King, Larry King Now - Ora TV 

Hoda Kotb & Jenna Bush Hager, Today Show with Hoda & Jenna - NBC 

Jada Pinkett Smith, Willow Smith & Adrienne Banfield-Norris, Red Table Talk - Facebook Watch 

Entertainment Talk Show Host

Michael Strahan, Sara Haines & Keke Palmer, GMA3 Strahan, Sara & Keke - ABC 

Kelly Clarkson, The Kelly Clarkson Show - SYNDICATED 

Kelly Ripa & Ryan Seacrest, Live with Kelly and Ryan - SYNDICATED 

Maury Povich, Maury - SYNDICATED 

Sara Gilbert, Sharon Osbourne, Sheryl Underwood, Eve, Carrie Ann Inaba & Marie Osmond, The Talk - CBS 

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