May 5, 2019 - The 46th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards ceremony takes place.
April 29, 2018 - The 45th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards ceremony takes place.
Daytime Emmys are presented by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.
are named after "Immy," an abbreviation for the image orthicon camera. It was later changed to "Emmy," which seemed more feminine.
The first Daytime Emmy Awards
ceremony was held in 1974. Prior to this, a small number of daytime awards were presented along with the Primetime Emmy Awards.
2019 Winners (selected):
Outstanding Drama Series:
"The Young and the Restless"
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series:
Maurice Benard, "General Hospital"
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series:
Jacqueline MacInnes Wood, "The Bold and the Beautiful"
Outstanding Morning Program:
"CBS Sunday Morning"
Outstanding Talk Show/Entertainment:
"The Ellen DeGeneres Show"
Outstanding Talk Show/Informative: