2014 Daytime Emmy Nominations: Soap Operas Lead The Pack, 'Ellen' & 'GMA' Get Nods
Nominations for the 41st annual Daytime Emmy Awards were announced Thursday, May 1.
Daytime Emmy Award Nominations
Leading in nominations for the 2014 Daytime Emmys are soap operas The Young and the Restless, The Bold and the Beautiful and General Hospital. The three aforementioned soaps and One Life to Live are all nominated for Outstanding Drama Series.
Acting nominations went to Eileen Davidson (Days of Our Lives), Katherine Kelly Lang (The Bold and the Beautiful), Peter Bergman (Young and the Restless), Jason Thompson (General Hospital) Melissa Claire Egan (Young and the Restless), Jane Elliot (General Hospital), Steve Burton (Young and the Restless) and Eric Martsolf (Days of Our Lives) among others.
Outstanding Informative Talk Show nods were awarded to The Chew, The Dr. Oz Show, Dr. Phil and Steve Harvey. The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Live! With Kelly and Michael, Rachel Ray, The Talk and The View are all nominated for Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show.
Culinary programs up for Daytime Emmys include A Moveable Feast with Fine Cooking, Beer Geeks, Bobby Flay’s Barbecue Addiction, Giada At Home, The Mind of a Chef and My Grandmother’s Ravioli. Game shows in contention are The American Bible Challenge, The Chase, Jeopardy!, Let’s Make A Deal, The Price Is Right and Wheel of Fortune.
In addition to Good Morning America, CBS Sunday Morning, CBS This Morning and Today Show were nominated for Outstanding Morning Program. Outstanding Entertainment News Programs that received nominations were Access Hollywood, E! News, Entertainment Tonight, Extra and TMZ.
Hosting nods went to Bobby Flay, Jeff Foxworthy, Jack Hannah, Rachel Ray, Wayne Brady, Katie Couric, Dr. Mehmet Oz and several others.
The 2014 Daytime Emmys will be presented June 22 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.