CBS CORPORATION LEADS ALL COMPANIES WITH 18 WINS AT THE “44th ANNUAL DAYTIME EMMY® AWARDS”
“The Talk” Wins Its First Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host Award
CBS Television Distribution Wins Three Outstanding Show Categories for “Judge Judy,” “Entertainment Tonight” and “Jeopardy!”
“The Young and the Restless” Takes Home Six Daytime Emmys, Including Outstanding Lead Actress for Gina Tognoni
“The Bold and the Beautiful” Is Honored with Five, Including Scott Clifton’s Record-Setting Win as Outstanding Lead Actor
CBS Corporation won a combined 18 awards at the “44th Annual Daytime Emmy® Awards” ceremonies this weekend, the most of any company.
The CBS Television Network was recognized with 14 awards, including THE TALK winning its first Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host Daytime Emmy Award, and THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS and THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL each winning in the lead acting categories.
CBS Television Distribution took home three awards, with JUDGE JUDY honored in the Outstanding Legal/Courtroom Program category, ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT named Outstanding Entertainment News Program, and JEOPARDY! winning Outstanding Game Show for the 16th time. In addition, CBS News’ CBS SUNDAY MORNING won the Outstanding Technical Team category.
The Network’s daytime dramas were honored with multiple acting and creative arts Emmys. Gina Tognoni, from Daytime’s #1 drama, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS, was named Outstanding Lead Actress, and the drama also received the Outstanding Supporting Actor award for Steve Burton, as well as the award for Outstanding Drama Series Writing Team and three additional creative arts Emmy Awards. THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL’s Scott Clifton won for Outstanding Lead Actor. Clifton is the first male actor in Daytime Emmy history to win all three acting categories – Younger, Supporting and Lead. The series also received the Outstanding Guest Performer award for Jim O'Heir and three additional honors at the creative arts Emmy Awards. THE PRICE IS RIGHT took home the Outstanding Directing in a Game Show award.
The Young and the Restless
Outstanding Lead Actress In A Drama Series: Gina Tognoni
Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Drama Series: Steve Burton
Outstanding Drama Series Writing Team
Outstanding Art Direction/Set Decoration/Scenic Design For A Drama Series
Outstanding Lighting Direction For A Drama Series
Outstanding Multiple Camera Editing For A Drama Series
The Bold And The Beautiful
Outstanding Lead Actor In A Drama Series: Scott Clifton
Outstanding Guest Performer in a Drama Series: Jim O'Heir
Outstanding Technical Team for a Drama Series
Outstanding Costume Design for a Drama Series
Outstanding Makeup for a Drama Series
The Price is Right
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CBS Daytime has been #1 in the day-part for 30 consecutive years, featuring a balance of dramas, game shows and talk. The Network’s daytime lineup includes network television’s #1 daytime program and longest-running game show THE PRICE IS RIGHT, the #1 daytime drama THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS, Daytime Emmy Award-winning THE TALK, THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL which celebrates its 30th anniversary on March 23, and LET’S MAKE A DEAL.
CBS Television Distribution is the preeminent company in television syndication. CTD produces or distributes 10 first-run series and holds the largest distributed television library at 70,000 hours strong. Among CTD’s critically-acclaimed programs are the #1 syndicated series JUDGE JUDY; talk leader DR. PHIL; the two most-watched game shows WHEEL OF FORTUNE and JEOPARDY!; the Emmy Award-winning talk shows RACHAEL RAY and THE DOCTORS; the #1 and #2 newsmagazines ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT and INSIDE EDITION, along with THE INSIDER; court show HOT BENCH; and popular off-network products, including the CSI, NCIS and “Star Trek” franchises, “Everybody Loves Raymond,” “Frasier,” CRIMINAL MINDS, ELEMENTARY, “The Good Wife,” BLUE BLOODS, HAWAII FIVE-0, “Hot in Cleveland” and UNDERCOVER BOSS. In addition, CTD handles the domestic television distribution of CBS News, CBS Films and Showtime. CTD is a unit of CBS Corp.
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