Looks like the Daytime Emmy telecast is totally going Viva Las Vegas, and will have a very special tribute to American Bandstand and Dick Clark when the THE 37TH ANNUAL DAYTIME EMMY® AWARDS, to air live from the Las Vegas Hilton on Sunday June 27, on the CBS Television Network. Vegas headliners including: Cher, Barry Manilow, Garth Brooks, Marie Osmond, Ann-Margret, Frankie Avalon, The Spinners, Jay Leno and , even American Idol’s departing, Simon Cowell, are among the stars who will be saluting the iconic show and legendary television personality.
“Since this is the first time the Daytime Emmys will be based outside New York or L.A. , we’re putting together a special that will tap into the energy and excitement of Las Vegas , ” stated David McKenzie, executive producer of the telecast. “This will be an entertainment driven awards presentation that viewers will embrace.”
Hosted by Regis Philbin, the Daytime Emmy Awards will feature outstanding performers from all fields of daytime television. Las Vegas based acts including Blue Man Group, Cirque du Soleil, the showgirls of Jubilee; along with top performers such as Wayne Newton, Cheech & Chong, Jeff Foxworthy and Carrot Top are also scheduled to appear in the two-hour show.