After two years of real-life drama and isolation as a result of coronavirus pandemic, the celebs and exhibits of daytime tv are gathering in individual at hand out trophies on the Daytime Emmys.
Kevin Frazier and Nischelle Turner of “Leisure Tonight” host the awards, which return to a full-capacity stay ceremony on the Pasadena Civic Auditorium. The 2020 version went digital for the primary time due to COVID-19. Final yr’s present was pre-taped with a restricted viewers available.
The forty ninth annual awards air Friday at 9 p.m. ET on CBS and streaming on Paramount+.
Presenters embrace Drew Barrymore, Deidre Corridor, Tamron Corridor and Cameron Mathison. Michael Bolton will sing his new music “Lovely World” and carry out in the course of the In Memoriam phase.
For the primary time, a cleaning soap and its spinoff are pitted towards one another within the daytime drama sequence class. NBC’s “Days of Our Lives” goes towards the Peacock streamer “Days of Our Lives: Past Salem.” Additionally contending are “The Daring and the Lovely” and “The Younger and the Stressed,” each on CBS, and ABC’s “Common Hospital.”
“The Younger and the Stressed” headed into the present with a number one 18 nominations, together with six in the primary performing classes. “Common Hospital” has 17 nods. These are two of 4 remaining soaps nonetheless airing on the published networks.
Pat Sajak is competing towards himself and three others within the recreation present host class. He’s nominated for his longtime gig on the syndicated “Wheel of Fortune” in addition to for the movie star version that airs on ABC.
With Ellen DeGeneres having just lately retired from her discuss present, Kelly Clarkson is poised to take over her mantle along with DeGeneres’ outdated timeslot. The singer might nab a 3rd straight leisure discuss present host trophy, and her syndicated present is vying for its second consecutive honor.
John Aniston, father of Jennifer, is being honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award for his 37-year position as Victor Kiriakis on “Days of Our Lives.”
Victoria Rowell of “The Younger and the Stressed” fame joins LX Information to debate her new actuality present “Trash vs. Treasure” and took her each her former present and daytime tv on the whole to activity for an absence of administration positions held by individuals of coloration
Final week’s Inventive Arts and Life-style ceremony topped some well-known names.
Patti Scialfa, spouse of Bruce Springsteen, has her personal trophy so as to add to the household shelf. She was an govt producer on PBS’ “Shelter Me: Soul Woke up,” which gained for daytime particular.
John Legend, already an EGOT winner (Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, Tony), added a Daytime Emmy as an govt producer of PBS’ “The Black Church,” which gained for brief kind daytime program.
DeGeneres’ eponymous present gained for writing group for a daytime non-fiction sequence, incomes the comic the ultimate Daytime Emmy of her adorned 19-year run.