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Errol Lewis, Publisher and Editor in Chief
Thursday, May 14, 2009 11:50 AM ET | By Errol Lewis – (updated 4:51 PM ET)

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — On Thursday, May 14, 2009 during the fourth hour of NBC’s telecast of “The Today Show”, nominations were announced for “The 36th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy Awards”. The list included Outstanding Drama Series, Outstanding Lead Actress, Outstanding Lead Actor, Outstanding Supporting Actress and Outstanding Supporting Actor.

After the awards, the full list of nominations were released online at the official Daytime Emmy Awards website.

A private nomination party will be held later this evening in New York City. Soap Opera Network will be there and live Tweeting. If you haven’t done so already, follow us on Twitter.

For your entertainment pleasure, here is a list of those that can now breathe easy knowing they received a nomination in the following categories:

Outstanding Drama Series

  • All My Children (ABC) – Julie Hanan Carruthers, Executive Producer; Charles Pratt Jr., Consulting Producer; Nadine Aronson, Coordinating Producer; Karen Johnson, Producer; Ginger Smith, Producer
  • The Bold and the Beautiful (CBS) – Bradley P. Bell, Executive Producer; Rhonda Friedman, Supervising Producer; Ron Weaver, Senior Producer; Adam Dusevoir, Coordinating Producer; Cynthia P. Popp, Producer
  • Days of our Lives (NBC) – Ken Corday, Executive Producer; Edward Scott, Co-Executive Producer; Gary Tomlin, Co-Executive Producer; Janet Spellman-Rider, Senior Coordinating Producer; Tom Walker, Senior Coordinating Producer; Time Stevens, Coordinating Producer; Albert Alarr, Producer

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series

  • Debbi Morgan (Angie Hubbard, “All My Children”)
  • Maura West (Carly Snyder, “As The World Turns”)
  • Susan Flannery (Stephanie Forrester, “The Bold and the Beautiful”)
  • Susan Haskell (Marty Saybrooke, “One Life to Live”)
  • Jeanne Cooper (Katherine Chancellor, “The Young and the Restless”)

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series

  • Thorsten Kaye (Zach Slater, “All My Children”)
  • Peter Reckell (Bo Brady, “Days of our Lives”)
  • Anthony Geary (Luke Spencer, “General Hospital”)
  • Daniel Cosgrove (Bill Lewis, “Guiding Light”)
  • Christian Jules LeBlanc (Michael Baldwin, “The Young and the Restless”)

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series

  • Melissa Claire Egan (Annie Lavery, “All My Children”)
  • Alicia Minshew (Kendall Hart Slater, “All My Children”)
  • Julie Pinson (Janet Ciccone, “As The World Turns”)
  • Tamara Braun (Ava Vitali, “Days of our Lives”)
  • Bree Williamson (Jessica Buchanan, “One Life to Live”)

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

  • Vincent Irizarry (David Hayward, “All My Children”)
  • Jacob Young (JR Chandler, “All My Children”)
  • Van Hansis (Luke Snyder, “As The World Turns”)
  • Bradford Anderson (Damian Spinelli, “General Hospital”)
  • Jeff Branson (Shayne Lewis, “Guiding Light”)

Outstanding Younger Actress in a Drama Series

  • Meredith Hagner (Liberty Ciccone, “As The World Turns”)
  • Rachel Melvin (Chelsea Brady, “Days of our Lives”)
  • Kirsten Storms (Maxie Jones, “General Hospital”)
  • Julie Berman (Lulu Spencer, “General Hospital”)
  • Emily O’Brien (Jana Fisher, “The Young and the Restless”)

Outstanding Young Actor in a Drama Series

  • Cornelius Smith Jr. (Frankie Hubbard, “All My Children”)
  • Darin Brooks (Max Brady, “Days of our Lives”)
  • Blake Berris (Nick Fallon, “Days of our Lives”)
  • EJ Bonilla (Rafe Rivera, “Guiding Light”)
  • Bryton McClure (Devon Hamilton, “The Young and the Restless”)

New Approaches – Daytime Entertainment

  • All My Children (ABC) – Julie Hanan Carruthers, Executive Producer (“All My Children”); Enza Dolce, Producer
  • I Met the Walrus (YouTube) – Jerry Levitan, Producer; Josh Raskin, Director, Writer.
  • Imaginary Bitches (YouTube) – Andrew Miller, Executive Producer, Director, Head Writer; Seth Cohen, Producer; Judson MOrgan, Producer; Nichole Millard, Writer; Jeff Poliquin, Writer; Kathryn Price, Writer; Sam Riegel, Writer; Quyen Tran, Cinematographer; Tatiana Riegel, Editor; Connie Fletcher Staton, Performer; Jessalyn Gilsig, Performer; Elizabeth Hendrickson, Performer; James Kee, Performer; Charlie Koznick, Performer; Brooke Nevin, Performer; Eden Riegel, Performer; Greg Rikaart, Performer; Michael Traynor, Performer; Chandra West, Performer, Brittany Ishibashi, Performer.
  • TAC.TV (Internet) – Catalina Brieceno, Producer; Michel Beaudet, Created by, Executive Producer, Writer and Director; Bruce Dinsmore, Voice; Howard Schrier, Writer-English Adaptations; Hugo Caron, Art Director, Layouts; Alexis Cadieux, Writer; Simon Parizeau, Production Supervisor, Editor, Sound Editor.
  • The New York Style Magazine Screen Tests (NYTimes.com) – Stefano Tonchi, Editor, T: Style; Janet Froelich, Creative Director; Judith Puckett-Rinella, Senior Photography Editor; Horacio Silva, Online Director; Jenny Hung, Visual Editor; Lynn Hirschberg, Editor at Large; Greg Brunkalla, Director.

Outstanding Achievement for a Casting Director for a Drama Series

  • As The World Turns (CBS) – Mary Clay Boland, Casting Director
  • Days of our Lives (NBC) – Marine Saitta, Casting Director
  • General Hospital (ABC) – Mark Teschner, Casting Director

Outstanding Drama Series Directing Team

  • All My Children (ABC) - Names to follow…
  • Days of our Lives (NBC) - Names to follow…
  • One Life to Live (ABC) – Names to follow…

Outstanding Drama Series Writing Team

  • All My Children (ABC) - Names to follow…
  • The Bold and the Beautiful (CBS) – Names to follow…
  • General Hospital (ABC) – Names to follow…
  • One Life to Live (ABC) – Names to follow…

Outstanding Achievement in Hairstyling for a Drama Series

  • The Bold and the Beautiful (CBS) – Names to follow…
  • General Hospital (ABC) – Names to follow…
  • Passions (DirecTV) – Names to follow…

Outstanding Achievement in Costume Design for a Drama Series

  • All My Children (ABC) - David Zyla, Costume Designer; James P. Hammer, Costume Designer; Kate Jones, Costume Designer.
  • One Life to Live (ABC) – Susan Gammie, Costume Designer; Sally Lesser, Costume Designer; David Brooks, Costume Designer.
  • The Young and the Restless (CBS) – Jennifer Johns, Costume Designer

Outstanding Achievement in Lighting Direction for a Drama Series

  • All My Children (ABC) – Names to follow…
  • Days of our Lives (NBC) – Names to follow…
  • One Life to Live (ABC) – Names to follow…
  • The Young and the Restless (CBS) – Names to follow…

Outstanding Achievement in Live & Direct to Tape Sound Mixing for a Drama Series

  • All My Children (ABC) – Names to follow…
  • Days of our Lives (NBC) – Names to follow…
  • One Life to Live (ABC) – Names to follow…

Outstanding Achievement in Makeup for a Drama Series

  • The Bold and the Beautiful (CBS) - Names to follow…
  • Days of our Lives (NBC) – Names to follow…
  • One Life to Live (ABC) – Names to follow…

Outstanding Achievement in Multiple Camera Editing for a Drama Series

  • All My Children (ABC) – Names to follow…
  • As The Wolrd Turns (CBS) – Names to follow…
  • One Life to Live (ABC) – Names to follow…

Outstanding Achievement in Music Direction and Composition for a Drama Series

  • All My Children (ABC) – Names to follow…
  • Days of our Lives (NBC) – Names to follow…
  • The Young and the Restless (CBS) – Names to follow…

Outstanding Original Song for a Drama Series

  • Guiding Light (CBS) – The Leaver (Getting Left) – Names to follow…
  • One Life to Live (ABC) – We All Fall Down – Names to follow…
  • The Young and the Restless (CBS) – All My Days Filled With You - Names to follow…
  • The Young and the Restless (CBS) – For All Time – Names to follow…

Outstanding Achievement in Technical Direction/Electronic Camera/Video Control for a Drama Series

  • All My Children (ABC) – Names to follow…
  • One Life to Live (ABC) – Names to follow…
  • The Young and the Restless (CBS) – Names to follow…

Outstanding Achievment in Art Direction/Set Decoration/Scenic Design for a Drama Series

  • All My Children (ABC) – Roger Mooney, Production Designer; Chas Plummer, Scenic Designer; Joel Reynolds, Scenic Designer; Martin Fahrer, Scenic Design.
  • The Bold and the Beautiful (CBS) – Jack Forrestel, Production Designer; Fabrice Kenwood, Art Director; Elsa Zamparelli, Set Decorator; Charlotte Garnell Scheide, Set Decorator.
  • Days of our Lives (NBC) – Dan Olexiewicz, Production Designer; Tom Early, Art Director; Jennifer Savala, Art Director; Danielle Mullen, Set Decorator.

Outstanding Promotional Announcement – Episodic

  • 2008 Video Music Awards Host Campaign (MTV) – Names to follow…
  • All My Children (ABC) – Names to follow…
  • Dr. Phil (Syndicated) – Names to follow…
  • The Ellen DeGeneres Show (Syndicated) – Names to follow…

Hosted by “Ugly Betty” star Vanessa William, “The 36th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy Awards” will air Live on Sunday, August 30, 2009 at 8:00 PM ET on The CW Television Network from the historic Orpheum Theatre in in Los Angeles, California.


Discussion: The 36th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards Nominees


  • The Bold and the Beautiful
  • All My Children
  • One Life to Live
  • The Young and the Restless
  • Days of our Lives
  • General Hospital
  • As The World Turns
  • Guiding Light
  • The Daytime Entertainment Emmy Awards


    Thursday, May 14, 2009 10:15 AM ET | By Scotty Gore

    (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — “One Life to Live” VCR Alerts for the Week of May 18, 2009.

    ONE LIFE TO LIVE: VCR ALERTS

    • Monday: Marty’s memories come flooding back to her. Blair and Tea’s lives are in jeopardy. Jessica senses Natalie and Jared are keeping a secret.
    • Tuesday: Marty attempts to outwit a menacing Powell. Jessica is horrified to discover Chloe missing. Time is running out for Blair and Tea.
    • Wednesday: Tea has a secret she wants to reveal to Blair before it is too ate. Rebecca makes a desperate move. Natalie and Jared confess all to their parents.
    • Thursday: Starr and Cole get shocking news. Bess emerges to protect a fragile Jessica. Stacy manipulates Rex to get what she wants.
    • Friday: Having regained her memory, Marty shares an emotional reunion with Cole. Viki figures out what’s happened to Jessica. Kyle puts the screws to Stacy.

    “One Life to Live” airs Weekdays on ABC. Weeknights on SOAPnet. Check local listings.




    Wednesday, May 13, 2009 9:21 PM ET | By Angela Rosa

    (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — “All My Children” Episode Recap – Wednesday, May 13, 2009.

    IT HAPPENED TODAY…

    Erica busts Gayle, who doesn’t admit to any wrongdoing but does tell Adam she arranged for another nurse for him.

    Zach attacks Adam, warning he’ll kill him if Ian doesn’t make it. Erica refuses to back up Adam’s allegations that Zach threatened him when Jesse and the cops arrive on the scene.

    Knowing Jesse will be keeping Zach under scrutiny, Kendall promises Zach that she’ll take matters into her own hands if Ian doesn’t survive.

    David tries to reach out to Marissa, claiming Krystal kept him in the dark as well but Marissa isn’t about to accept either him or Krystal as family. Marissa later overhears Krystal making an emotional appeal to David as she explains why she had to do what she did.

    JR is left unsettled when Marissa tells him she’s Babe’s twin and wishes she never would have said anything.

    Aidan tries to play Annie and almost succeeds in getting her to free him. Becoming more and more unhinged, Annie comes close to stabbing Aidan while insisting she’s going to take Emma and run away with her.

    “All My Children” airs Weekdays on ABC. Weeknights on SOAPnet. Check local listings.




    Wednesday, May 13, 2009 9:08 PM ET | By Angela Rosa

    (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — “General Hospital” Episode Recap – Wednesday, May 13, 2009.

    IT HAPPENED TODAY…

    Carly holds onto the hope that Michael will wake up at any moment. Patrick tells Carly that Michael should be awake by now and reluctantly admits that if he doesn’t wake up soon, he probably never will.

    Nikolas makes a date with Rebecca to join him at the Metro Court. Alexis accidentally walks in on a nearly naked Nikolas and Rebecca.

    After his call to Holly is abruptly cut off, Luke and Ethan come to believe she’s in danger somewhere in Singapore and head off to rescue her. Certain that Holly is pulling a scam on Luke, Tracy decides to follow him and Ethan to Singapore.

    Spinelli makes a surprising discovery about Kate.

    “General Hospital” airs Weekdays on ABC. Weeknights on SOAPnet. Check local listings.




    Wednesday, May 13, 2009 9:01 PM ET | By Scotty Gore

    (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — “One Life to Live” Episode Recap – Wednesday, May 13, 2009.

    IT HAPPENED TODAY…

    Starr and Cole struggle with their feelings upon learning Hope’s body is being exhumed that very evening and decide to go to the prom after all in an effort to take their mind off the matter. Langston is thrilled when she sees Starr and Cole together at the prom.

    Markko and Langston anticipate sleeping together for the first time. Lola fumes while watching Langston and Markko together and takes a hit of acid she got from her date Asher.

    Rachel and Shaun have Asher arrested after catching him dealing drugs. Destiny admits to Matthew that her date is actually her cousin.

    Matthew and Destiny clear the air and have fun at the prom together. Everyone hits the dance floor when the Pussycat Dolls perform. Natalie and Jared resign themselves to the fact that Jessica will learn the truth once Hope’s body is exhumed.

    Knowing their planned wedding the next day won’t end up happening, Natalie and Jared sneak off and get married before everything hits the fan. Jessica and Brody steal some romantic time together. Nora questions Clint’s motives for proposing to her but ultimately says yes.

    “One Life to Live” airs Weekdays on ABC. Weeknights on SOAPnet. Check local listings.




    Tuesday, May 12, 2009 6:00 PM ET | By Scotty Gore

    (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — “One Life to Live” Episode Recap – Tuesday, May 12, 2009.

    IT HAPPENED TODAY…

    Stacy takes the opportunity to stick it to Gigi when she decides to be the surprise entertainment at Jared’s bachelor party at Rodi’s and does a sexy dance in front of Rex.

    Bo and Clint argue about Bo’s renewed closeness with Nora. A remark from Bo results in Clint impulsively proposing to Nora.

    Kyle subtly threatens Natalie, who promises to get him his blackmail money. Jared and Natalie fear the truth about Jessica’s baby will come out after they learn Starr is having Hope’s body exhumed. Jessica has a brief memory of the night she gave birth at the vineyard.

    Starr helps Langston prepare for the prom. Dorian warns Markko to treat Langston right or suffer the consequences.

    Lola plans on sabotaging Langston and Markko’s big night.

    “One Life to Live” airs Weekdays on ABC. Weeknights on SOAPnet. Check local listings.




    Tuesday, May 12, 2009 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa

    (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — “General Hospital” Episode Recap – Tuesday, May 12, 2009.

    IT HAPPENED TODAY…

    Carly gives Patrick the go ahead to continue Michael’s surgery.

    Jason unburdens himself to a supportive Sam and both are glad they can be friends again.

    Patrick gives everyone the news that Michael made it through the surgery and now the waiting period begins to see whether or not it was successful.

    Ric reminds Claudia she still isn’t off the hook.

    Lulu knows there’s more going on between Luke, Tracy and Ethan than she’s being let in on. Luke shares his suspicions about Tracy with Ethan. Tracy takes umbrage when she hears Luke placing a call to Holly and thinks he’s playing right into her hands.

    Maxie starts to lose faith in Spinelli but tries to keep her doubts to herself. Kate is up to no good.

    “General Hospital” airs Weekdays on ABC. Weeknights on SOAPnet. Check local listings.




    Tuesday, May 12, 2009 6:00 PM ET | By Angela Rosa

    (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — “All My Children” Episode Recap – Tuesday, May 12, 2009.

    IT HAPPENED TODAY…

    At Babe’s grave, Marissa puts the pieces together after seeing that she and Babe share the same date of birth and demands answers from Krystal, who admits she sold Marissa when she was born but insists she’s always loved her.

    David tells Zach that Adam knew the experimental heart valve was defective. Ian is placed on a machine to keep him alive until he’s strong enough for David to operate again. Kendall fears what Zach might do to Adam.

    Adam spills the beans about Marissa to David when David seems on the verge of killing him. David confronts Krystal with the truth and could throttle her with his bare hands but Marissa arrives on the scene before things go any further.

    Erica unleashes her fury on Adam when he admits he risked Ian’s life in order to save his company. Although enraged, Erica intervenes when Gayle starts to give Adam his medication.

    Annie sneaks into the Chandler nursery to visit a sleeping Emma and later hides when Ryan enters.

    “All My Children” airs Weekdays on ABC. Weeknights on SOAPnet. Check local listings.




    Monday, May 11, 2009 9:03 PM ET | By Angela Rosa

    (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — “All My Children” Episode Recap – Monday, May 11, 2009.

    IT HAPPENED TODAY…

    Sensing something is seriously wrong with Ian, Zach yanks David away from Adam’s reception and drags him back to the hospital. Zach becomes more certain that Adam and David are hiding something after learning of Dr. Chappell’s suicide.

    Aidan convinces Opal that her mind is playing tricks on her when she sees Annie on Ryan’s terrace. Aidan tries to talk Annie into fleeing immediately but she insists on seeing Emma. Aidan discovers that Annie is carrying a gun when her purse falls to the floor and both are unaware that her wallet has fallen under a piece of furniture inside Ryan’s loft.

    After taking a fall down the stairs and hurting his shoulder, Aidan awakes to find that Annie has tied him up in the basement. Annie tells Aidan she’ll come back for him as she makes it clear she’s calling the shots now.

    Erica grows suspicious of Gayle and comes to realize that she’s fallen under David’s spell. Krystal defends David when Marissa chastises him for using Little A as a bargaining chip before he agreed to perform Ian’s surgery.

    Marissa later comes upon Krystal berating herself at Babe’s grave.

    “All My Children” airs Weekdays on ABC. Weeknights on SOAPnet. Check local listings.




    Monday, May 11, 2009 8:57 PM ET | By Angela Rosa

    (SoapOperaNetwork.com) — “General Hospital” Episode Recap – Monday, May 11, 2009.

    IT HAPPENED TODAY…

    Patrick works valiantly to get Michael’s heart beating again when there’s a crisis during the surgery.  Michael’s loved ones are faced with the difficult decision of whether or not they should ask Patrick to stop the operation. In the end, Carly is left to decide Michael’s fate. 

    Nikolas defends Rebecca to Alexis, who comes to realize just how smitten he’s become with her. 

    Luke watches closely when Tracy overreacts to Lulu cozying up to Ethan. Tracy claims she doesn’t want to see Lulu getting her heart broken again but Luke suspects she’s hiding something. Lulu tells Ethan that Luke put her up to flirting with him and wonders if he knows the reason behind it. 

    After getting a little hot and heavy, Maxie and Spinelli set out to catch their culprit and are baffled when their chase eventually leads them back to the office at Crimson.

    “General Hospital” airs Weekdays on ABC. Weeknights on SOAPnet. Check local listings.










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