For the first time in its history, The Daytime Emmys is taking a shot at garnering a Primetime Emmy nomination! This year, the 42nd Annual Daytime Emmys telecast broadcast live on Pop on April 26th has been submitted in the Special Class Program category.
The Primetime Special Class Program category in the past has included shows such as: The Oscars, The Tonys, musical television special events, and more.
First round voting is currently underway till June 26th, with the nominations announced on Thursday July 16th, and then the final round of voting which begins August 3rd and ends on August 17th. The Primetime Emmy Awards will be handed out on FOX live on Sunday night, September 20th.
Can the Daytime Emmys broadcast produced by Michael Levitt Productions,and that featured the Betty White Lifetime Achievement Award, Tessanne Chin’s rendition of “What I Did For Love” against the backdrop of Love Stories from the Soaps, the DAYS 50th tribute, General Hospital’s Tony Geary (Luke) and Maura West (Ava) winning Outstanding Lead Actor and Actress in a Drama Series, Melissa Rivers paying tribute to her mother Joan Rivers in the In Memorium segment sung by Babyface and more score a nomination for the daytime crew at night?
Share your thoughts below if you would like to see the 42nd Annual Daytime Emmys telecast land a nomination ar the Primetime Emmys!