If you missed Thursday’s night’s broadcast of Soap Nation Live! with Michael Fairman‘s third annual Daytime Emmy Award Nominations special, you can listen to the replay of the episode right here!
After the nominees were announced for the 43rd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards earlier in the day on The Talk, many of the nominees celebrated and participated in this two-hour lively and entertaining Daytime Emmy kick-off.
Joining Michael in-studio were his very special co-hosts: Daytime Emmy winner and General Hospital favorite, Laura Wright (Carly Corinthos) and NATAS’ Senior VP Daytime Emmy Awards, David Michaels. During the broadcast Laura, David, and Michael discussed with several nominees their reactions to learning they are going for gold on May 1st, their Emmy submissions, learned some acting secrets, shared some laughs, and more. In addition, David filled listeners in on what happened behind the scenes that led to the decision that the Daytime Emmys will not be televised this year.
Emmy-nominated call-in guests included: Outstanding Lead Actress nominees: GH’s Finola Hughes (Anna) and Maura West (Ava), and former DAYS star Kassie DePaiva (Eve), Outstanding Lead Actor nominee: GH’s Tyler Christopher (Nikolas), Outstanding Supporting Actor nominee: B&B’s Jacob Young (Rick), Outstanding Supporting Actress nominees: DAYS Melissa Reeves (Jennifer) and B&B’s Linsey Godfrey (Caroline), Outstanding Younger Actor nominees: GH’s Bryan Craig (Morgan) and Nicolas Bechtel (Spencer), Outstanding Younger Actress nominee: Brooklyn Rae Silzer (Emma), Outstanding Guest Performer nominees: Dee Wallace (Ex-Patricia) and Obba Babatunde’ (Julius).
During the live broadcast, listeners had the opportunity to share their thoughts on the nominations and pose questions to our co-hosts and guests. Towards the end of the special, they also had the opportunity to win two VIP tickets to the GH Soap Fantasy event in Nashville, Tennessee on April 16th. Listen to find out just what happened when Michael tried to pose 3 questions to the callers who were trying to win. For past episodes of Soap Nation Live! you can listen via the show’s page at Spreaker.com
Now after the jump, listen to Soap Nation Live! with Michael Fairman Daytime Emmy Nominations Special 2016. Then let us know what was your favorite part of the show in the comment section below.