Photo Flash: Hayley Faith Negrin, June Lockhart and More at 41st Daytime Creative Arts Emmy Awards
Tonight, June 22nd, the #DaytimeEmmys community gathers again at the Beverly Hilton, as those who rely on the efforts and skills of those who were honored the previous night gather to continue the celebration. The evening dedicated to the best of programing between 2:00am to 5:00pm in the areas of talk, game show, news, and drama, as well as the recently added foreign language and entertainment news categories will, in a controversial decision, for the first time in the 41 year history live streamed the popular program rather than the traditional broadcast. Expected to gather for the gala are personalities such as Sharon Osbourne, Kelly Monaco, Scott Clifton, Camryn Grimes, Casey Moss, Aisha Tyler, Giuliana Rancic, Mario Lopez and host Kathy Griffin.
"This evening is a tribute to the hundreds of nominees that raise the bar year-in and year-out of what''s possible in Daytime television," said Malachy Wienges, Chairman, NATAS. "With this year''s over 1,400 entrants, and the over 1,200 attendees including this year''s Lifetime Achievement honoree, Russell Morash, here tonight, it''s another great year for Daytime television and the Daytime community."
Tonight''s illustrious group of presenters included June Lockhart, George Chakiris, Leeza Gibbons, Joseph Rosendo, "Joseph Rosendo''s Travelscope", JD Roberto and Rebecca Budig, hosts of "The Better Show", Norm Abrams, Kevin O'Connor , Richard Trethewey , Roger Cook , Tom Silva from "This Old House", David Rudman with Cookie Monster and Leslie Carrara-Rudolph with Abby Caddaby from "Sesame Street", Hayley Faith Negrin, voice of "Peg" in "Peg+Cat", The Fresh Beat Band: Jon Beavers, Yvette Gonzalez-Nacer, Tara Perry and Thomas Hobson. Stars presenting from the Daytime Dramas include Lauralee Bell, Jess Walton, and Sean Carrigan of "The Young and the Restless," Denyse Tontz, and Eric Nelsen of "All My Children,'' Tuc Watkins, and Kaisie DePaiva of "One Life to Live," Guy Wilson, and Freddie Smith of "Days of Our Lives," William DeVry, and Lisa LoCicero of "General Hospital," and Heather Tom and Don Diamont of "The Bold and the Beautiful."
Complete list of Creative Arts Winners can be found with attached PDF and listing online at emmyonline.org.
Images courtesy of NATAS (stage photos - Bill Dow Photography; arrivals - Nina Prommer/Milestone Photography).
Lifetime Award recipient, Russell Morash. with newcomer Hayley Faith Negrin
June Lockhart at the podium
Daytime Emmy winner, LauraLee Bell
George Chakiris presents the Daytime EMMY to a lucky recipient
Leslie Carrara-Rudolph with Abby Cadabby and Daytime EMMY winner Hayley Faith Negrin (Peg + Cat)