Coronavirus Outbreak: Daytime Emmys go digital; nominees, presenters will collect remotely for ceremony
The coronavirus pandemic has turned every day life right into a drama of untold proportions. The celebrities and exhibits that provide up afternoon leisure by way of good instances and unhealthy are gathering remotely at hand out trophies within the night on the Daytime Emmys.
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The ladies of The Discuss — Sharon Osbourne, Sheryl Underwood, Eve, Carrie Ann Inaba, and Marie Osmond — will preside over the two-hour telecast airing Friday at Eight pm EDT on CBS. The 47th annual awards are again on a broadcast community for the primary time since 2011 after being relegated to cable or streaming lately.
It’s additionally the primary digital Daytime Emmys, with nominees, presenters, and hosts checking in remotely as an alternative of gathering on the Pasadena Civic Auditorium, the place the present was to be held 12 June.
Presenters and visitors are set to incorporate Eric Braeden and Melody Thomas Scott of The Younger and the Stressed, Kelsey Grammer, Cookie Monster, Maurice Bernard of Basic Hospital and discuss present hosts Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest and Michael Strahan.
ABC’s Basic Hospital headed into the present with a number one 23 nominations, together with greatest daytime drama, lead actress nods for Finola Hughes and Maura West, and lead actor nods for Steve Burton and Jon Lindstrom.
Different prime nominees are NBC’s Days of Our Lives with 22 bids, and the CBS dramas The Younger and the Stressed with 21 and The Daring and the Lovely with 13.
Days of Our Lives star Susan Seaforth Hayes was nominated for best-supporting drama actress. Hayes, 76, is the one solid member to look within the collection in all the practically 55 years that it has been on the air.
Singer Kelly Clarkson obtained a nod for the primary season of her eponymous discuss present. Alex Trebek of Jeopardy! vies for greatest recreation present host, a class he received final yr.
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(With inputs from The Related Press)