|39th Daytime Emmy Awards|
2014 Daytime Emmy Winners!
Saturday June 23, 2012 saw daytime’s stars attend the 39th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards at the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles. The event was telecast live on HLN.
OUTSTANDING DRAMA SERIES
All My Children – ABC
Days of Our Lives – NBC
WINNER! – General Hospital – ABC
The Young and the Restless – CBS
Susan Lucci presented the outstanding Drama Series to General Hospital.
OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES
Crystal Chappell as Dr. Carly Manning: Days of our Lives – NBC
Debbie Morgan as Angie Hubbard: All My Children – ABC
Erika Slezak as Viki Lord: One Life to Live – ABC
WINNER! – Heather Tom as Katie Logan Spencer: The Bold and the Beautiful – CBS
Laura Wright as Carly Corinthos Jax: General Hospital – ABC
Pregant Heather Tom achieved an Emmy’s milestone tonight having received Emmys in the Younger Actress, Supporting Actress and now Lead Actress categories. This category was presented by the four actresses nominated in the Younger Actress category.
OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES
Maurice Bernard as Michael “Sonny” Corinthos, Jr: General Hospital – ABC
WINNER! – Anthony Geary as Luke Spencer: General Hospital – ABC
John McCook as Eric Forrester: The Bold and the Beautiful – CBS
Darnell Williams as Jesse Hubbard: All My Children – ABC
Robert S. Woods as Bo Buchanan: One Life to Live – ABC
Luke Geary took out the first award for the evening commenting it was a great way for General Hospital to start the evening especially since they were almost cancelled last year for the sure fired ratings winner “Celebrity Boob Jobs Gone Wrong.”
This was Geary’s 7th Emmy – the most of any actor in Daytime.
OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES
Melissa Claire Egan as Annie Chandler: All My Children – ABC
Genie Frances as Genevieve Atkinson: The Young and the Restless – CBS
WINNER! – Nancy Lee Grahn as Alexis Davis: General Hospital – ABC
Elizabeth Henderickson as Chloe Mitchell: The Young and the Restless – CBS
Rebecca Herbst as Elizabeth Webber: General Hospital – ABC
Finola Hughes presented and accepted the award for Nancy Lee Grahn her fellow cast mate at General Hospital.
OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES
Bradford Anderson as Damien Spinelli: General Hospital – ABC
Matthew Ashford as Jack Deveraux: Days of Our Lives – NBC
Sean Blakemore as Shawn Butler: General Hospital – ABC
WINNER! – Jonthan Jackson as Lucky Spencer: General Hospital – ABC
Jason Thompson as Patrick Drake: General Hospital – ABC
Jonathan Jackson won for the second year in a row.
OUTSTANDING YOUNGER ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES
Molly Burnett as Melanie Layton: Days of Our Lives – NBC
Shelley Hennig as Stephanie Johnson: Days of Our Lives – NBC
WINNER! – Christel Khalil as Lily Winters: The Young and the Restless – CBS
Jacque Macinnes Wood as Steffy Forrester: The Bold and the Beautiful – CBS
Shelley Hennig (ex – Stephanie Johnson) was last seen on our screens April 6, 2011. Molly Burnett and Shelley Hennig were both also nominated in this category in 2011.
This is Christel’s first win after 4 nominations in this category.
OUTSTANDING YOUNGER ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES
Eddie Alderson as Matthew Buchanan: One Life To Live – ABC
Chad Duell as Michael Corinthos: General Hospital – ABC
WINNER! – Chandler Massey as Will Horton: Days of Our Lives – NBC
Nathan Parsons as Ethan Lovett: General Hospital – ABC
Chandler Massey was nominated last year in this category also. but this is his first win.
Chandler Massey also received a nomination in this category last year. Bold and the Beautiful hunk Don Diamont resented Chandler his award.
All My Children – ABC
- Dena Higley, Writer
- Marlene McPherson, Writer
- Darrell Ray Thomas, Jr., Writer
Days of our Lives writing team taking out this award is probably the surprise of the evening given the team responsible for the writing of Days of our Lives’ reboot was recently fired!