This year at the 43rd Annual Daytime Emmys, the Outstanding Guest Performer in a Drama Series features some heavy hitters who delivered powerful performances during the 2015 soap opera season Nominated are: Anna Maria Horsford (Vivienne) The Bold and the Beautiful, Obba Babatunde’ (Julius) The Bold and the Beautiful, Adam Leadbeater (Dr. Malcolm) Days of our Lives, Dee Wallace (Patricia) General Hospital, and Frank Runyeon (Angel) The Young and the Restless.
So who will take home the gold when the Daytime Emmy in this category? Will it be Horsford’s Vivienne, who during her transgender daughter Maya’s wedding to Rick, faces off against her husband who objects to the union? Babatunde’s Julius, who has an epic showdown with Maya during the wedding and refuses to accept her and the marriage? (Note: both Horsford and Babatune’ submitted the same reel and scenes).
Leadbeater’s Dr. Malcolm who is about to get tortured at the hands of a revenge-ridden Hope for his part imprisoning the late Bo? Wallace’s Patricia Spencer, who reveals the truth of how she covered up Luke’s accidentental killing of their mother and the murder of their father, and then after reuniting for the first time in years with her siblings (Luke and Bobbie) passes away? Or, Runyeon’s Angel, who is first seen in “heaven” with Nikki, and then revealed to be counseling her in a special episode of Y&R?
Watch the nominated performances after the jump, and then let us know who you think should emerge victorious?