Daytime Emmys: Winners and Highlights

TV Insider Staff
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Emmy Statues

Last night's Daytime Emmy Awards honored the best in non-primetime television. Tyra Banks wore plenty of pantsuits while hosting, Matt Lauer wore garters while ending his prank war with Ellen DeGeneres, and two soaps shared the evening's top prize.

The Highlights

Matt Lauer got plenty of attention ...

And American treasure Betty White got a much-deserved tribute:

The Winners

Outstanding Drama Series

Winner (tie): Days of Our Lives (NBC)

Winner (tie): The Young and the Restless (CBS)


The Bold and the Beautiful (CBS)

General Hospital (ABC)

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series

Winner: Maura West, General Hospital (ABC)

Peggy McCay, Days of Our Lives (NBC)

Alison Sweeney, Days of Our Lives (NBC)

Gina Tognoni, The Young and the Restless (CBS)

Laura Wright, General Hospital (ABC)

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series

Winner: Anthony Geary, General Hospital (ABC)

Christian LeBlanc, The Young and the Restless (CBS)

Billy Miller, The Young and the Restless (CBS)

Jason Thompson, General Hospital (ABC)

Outstanding Younger Actress in a Drama Series

Winner: Hunter King,The Young and the Restless (CBS)
Kristen Alderson,General Hospital(ABC)
Camila Banus,Days of Our Lives(NBC)
Haley Pullos,General Hospital(ABC)

Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series

Winner: Freddie Smith, Days of Our Lives (NBC)
Bryan Craig, General Hospital (ABC)

Max Ehrich, The Young and the Restless (CBS)

Tequan Richmond, General Hospital (ABC)

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series

Winner: Amelia Heinle, The Young and the Restless (CBS)

Linsey Godfrey, The Bold and the Beautiful (CBS)

Elizabeth Hendrickson, The Young and the Restless (CBS)

Finola Hughes, General Hospital (ABC)

Lisa Locicero, Olivia Falconeri (ABC)

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

Winner: Chad Duell, General Hospital (ABC)

Scott Clifton, The Bold and the Beautiful (CBS)

Kristoff St. John, The Young and the Restless (CBS)

Jacob Young, The Bold and the Beautiful (CBS)

Outstanding Talk Show – Entertainment

Winner: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (Syndicated)
Live! with Kelly and Michael (Syndicated)

The Talk (CBS)

The Wendy Williams Show (Syndicated)

Outstanding Morning Program

Winner: CBS Sunday Morning (CBS)
Good Morning America (ABC)
Today Show (NBC)

Outstanding Game Show Host

Winner: Craig Ferguson, Celebrity Name Game (Syndicated)
Steve Harvey, Family Feud (Syndicated)
Todd Newton, Family Game Night (Discovery Family Channel)
Pat Sajak , Wheel of Fortune (Syndicated)

Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host

Winner: Kelly Ripa, Michael Strahan, Live! with Kelly and Michael (Syndicated)
Julie Chen, Sara Gilbert, Sharon Osbourne, Aisha Tyler, Sheryl Underwood, The Talk (CBS)

Wendy Williams, The Wendy Williams Show (Syndicated)

Outstanding Informative Talk Show Host
Winner: Mario Batali, Carla Hall, Clinton Kelly, Daphne Oz, Michael Symon, The Chew (ABC)
Dr. Mehmet Oz, The Dr. Oz Show (Syndicated)
Steve Harvey, Steve Harvey (Syndicated)

Outstanding Game Show

Winner: Jeopardy! (Syndicated)

Family Feud (Syndicated)

The Price Is Right (Syndicated)

Outstanding Culinary Program

Winner: Barefoot Contessa: Back to Basics (Food Network)

Guy's Big Bite (Food Network)

Martha Bakes (PBS)

The Mind of a Chef (PBS)

My Grandmother's Ravioli (Cooking Channel)

Outstanding Drama Series Writing Team
Winner: The Bold and the Beautiful (CBS)
Days of Our Lives (NBC)
General Hospital (ABC)
The Young and the Restless (CBS)

Outstanding Drama Series Directing Team
Winner: The Bold and the Beautiful (CBS)
Days of Our Lives (NBC)
General Hospital (ABC)
The Young and the Restless (CBS)

Outstanding Talk Show – Informative
Winner: Steve Harvey (Syndicated)
The Chew (ABC)
The Dr. Oz Show (Syndicated)
The Kitchen (Food Network)

Outstanding Morning Program in Spanish
Winner: Un Nueva Día (Telemundo)
Café CNN (CNN)

Outstanding Entertainment News Program

Winner: Entertainment Tonight (CBS)

Access Hollywood (NBC)

E! News (E! Entertainment)

Extra (Syndicated)

The Insider (CBS)