Fourteen times seems to be the charm for Jeopardy! The game show took home the Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Game/Audience Participation Show. Last year, Jeopardy! tied with Wheel of Forturne for the top honors.
Family Game Night's Todd Newton picked up his first Daytime Emmy Award, snagging Outstanding Game Show Host. During his acceptance speech, Newton revealed his life-long dream was to be a game show host, and that he's always admired the greats such as Bob Barker and Richard Dawson.
The 39th Annual Daytime Emmys are finally upon us. Who will walk away with a golden statue tonight? Who will be the best dressed? The worst dressed? All those questions and more will be answered tonight during the broadcast!
We will begin the live blog shortly, but in the meantime, drop me a line in the comments on your expectations for the night and of course your favorites to win.
**All Individual Category Wins will appear after this post""
DEAR SOAP GODS: Please don't let this be like last year's hot mess! Aaand AWAY WE GO...
We begin with Anderson Cooper and Oscar the Grouch. I'm not gonna lie y'all; Anderson Cooper is a silver fox! He could get it! Anderson gives us a little run down of what were celebrating, and Oscar is well, being a grouch. He sings a song about why he can't stand Daytime Teleivision. Anderson tells Oscar about all the great things that have happened in daytime, and he begins with Luke and Laura's wedding. Anderson goes on to introduce:
Chad Duell, Nathan Parsons, Chandler Massey and Eddie Alderson! They're presenting the award for:
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Be prepared daytime fans. Yours Truly will be once again Live Blogging this year's Daytime Emmys telecast! Be sure to visit our site at 8/7C to follow along with the blog and give your comments on the show!
The Young and the Restless’ Judith Chapman and The Bold and the Beautiful’s Kim Matula (pictured above) were among the soap stars who descended on the Official Daytime Emmy Awards Gifting Suite at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on June 22. See more photos from the 2012 Daytime Emmy Awards Gifting Suite after the jump!
James Scott and Lauren Koslow celebrated with the Days of our Lives makeup team at the 39th Annual Daytime Creative Arts Emmy Awards on June 17. DAYS took home the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Achievement in Makeup for a Drama Series. See more photos from the Creative Arts Daytime Emmy ceremony after the jump!