First Round of Daytime Emmy Presenters Announced

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced today the first round of presenters for “The 43rd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards,” taking place Sunday, May 1 from the Westin Bonaventure Hotel in Los Angeles, CA and “The 43rd Annual Creative Arts Daytime Emmy Awards” taking place on Friday, April 29, also at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel.

Presenters for the Sunday, May 1 awards show include actors from the four daytime dramas such as “The Bold and the Beautiful’s” Pierson Fodé, Karla Mosley and Jacob Young, “Days of our Lives'” Camilla Banus, Billy Flynn and Jen Lilley, “General Hospital’s” Teresa Castillo, Laura Wright and Donnell Turner, and “The Young and the Restless'” Gina Tognani, Hunter King and Jason Thomson.

Additional presenters include: Larry King (“Larry King Now”), Rita Moreno (EGOT winner), Mario Lopez (“EXTRA”), Nancy O’Dell and Kevin Frazier (“Entertainment Tonight”), Chris Harrison (“Who Wants to Be a Millionaire”), Sandra Lee (Emmy Award winning Culinary Host), Julie Chen, Sheryl Underwood, Aisha Tyler, Sharon Osbourne and Sara Gilbert (“The Talk”), Dr. Mehmet Oz (Dr. Oz), Daphne Oz and Carla Hall (“The Chew”), Brandon McMillan (“Lucky Dog”), Shemar Moore (“Criminal Minds”), Dr. Andrew Ordon and Dr. Jennifer Ashton (The Doctors), Brooke Burns (The Chase), Kristos Andrews (“The Bay: The Series”), Van Hansis (“EastSiders”), Matt Doran (Crime Watch), as well as Tamera Mowry-Housley, Jeannie Mae, Loni Love, Tamar Braxton and Adrienne Bailon (“The Real”)

For the Friday, April 29 awards show, presenters from daytime dramas include “B&B’s” Katherine Kelly Lang, Heather Tom and Don Diamont, “DAYS'” Olivia Rose Keegan and James Lastovic, “GH’s” Lisa LoCicero and Anthony Montgomery and “Y&R’s” Tracey E. Bregman and Christian LeBlanc. Soap vets Lily Melgar (“The Bay”, “GH”) and Kevin Spirtas (“DAYS”, “Winterthorne”) will also present.

Other presenters for the Creative Arts include: Toni Tennille (Grammy Award-winning Artist), Anson Williams (Happy Days), Dawn Wells (“Gilligan’s Island”), Gordon Elliott (The Chew), Jeff Corwin (“Ocean Mysteries with Jeff Corwin”), Brandon McMillan (Lucky Dog), Matt Gutman (“Safe Rescue”), Bob Bergen (Voice of Porky Pig), Tanya Acker, Bill Bakman and Judge Patricia DiMango (Hot Bench), Christopher Kimball and Bridget Lancaster (“America’s Test Kitchen”), Reid Scott (“Turbo FAST”), and Tim Kubart (Grammy Award winning Musician).

Additional presenters for each awards show will be announced prior to event.