If you missed last night’s podcast debut of the On-Air On-Soaps Podcast presentation of the TV Guide Canada, Soap Opera Spirit Awards, One Life to Live was the big winner coming in with a total of 11 wins including Oustanding Drama Series, Outstanding Head Writer (Ron Carlivati), Oustanding Lead Actor (Trevor St. John) and Outstanding Ensemble.
Co-host of the podcast, DAYS and Venice star, Crystal Chappell walked away with the Outstanding Lead Actress for her performances of Olivia Spencer on Guiding Light, and Outstanding Duo from the same series with her on-screen partner Jessica Leccia (Natalia). Crystal and her producing and writing team from the web series, Venice were also presented with a special Vanguard Award. Y&R’s Stacy Haiduk Patty/Emily) and Billy Miller (Billy) were recognized as Outstanding Supporting Actress and Actor.
Winners were chosen by Nelson Branco and a panel of TV Guide Canada editors. Actors and shows were judge for the 2009 Calendar year from their body of work throughout the year, and not a single episode.
For the complete list of winner, click here You can still here the entire show in our Podcast section of this website, with very special acceptances speeches from Y&R’s Peter Bergman, Michael Muhney and Eden Riegel, and clips of winning performances and much more!