05:47 PM EDT 10/16/2013
Originally posted 05/01/2013 05:05PM
In 2012, Chandler Massey made history when he became the first actor to win a Daytime Emmy for portraying a gay character in the outstanding young actor category.
On Wednesday, he was nominated again.
"It feels great," Massey, 22, tells PEOPLE. "It's a huge honor and I'd love to have another piece of hardware but we'll see what happens in June."
Originally posted 05/01/2013 11:45AM
CBS soap The Young and the Restless leads the pack for the 40th annual Daytime Emmy awards with 23 nominations, the academy announced Wednesday. They are followed by ABC rival General Hospital with 19.
The award ceremony will be held June 16 in Beverly Hills, Calif., televised for the second year on the cable network HLN.
PBS' venerable children's show Sesame Street and the NBC soap opera Days of Our Lives both earned 17 nominations.
Originally posted 06/20/2011 07:00AM
Regis Philbin, who is leaving Live! with Regis & Kelly in November, picked up a Daytime Emmy Award for best talk-show host Sunday, an honor he shared with co-host Kelly Ripa and Dr. Mehmet Oz of The Dr. Oz Show.
It was the fifth Daytime Emmy for Philbin, 79, following two wins in 2001 (best game-show host and talk-show host), one in 2006, and a lifetime achievement award in 2008.
Philbin has never won for best talk show, and he and Ripa came up short again this year, as The Ellen Degeneres Show won that award for the sixth time.
Originally posted 04/29/2006 09:30AM
Ellen DeGeneres proved the darling of Friday night's 33rd annual Daytime Emmy ceremony, taking home the award for best talk-show host for the second time and the top prize for best talk show for the third year running.
Originally posted 02/08/2006 02:10PM
Ellen, 11 – Martha and Meredith, 2. At least that's how the 33rd annual Daytime Emmy nominations, announced Wednesday, shape up.
Originally posted 05/21/2005 09:00AM
New York's 6,000-seat Radio City Music Hall could have been re-named Ellen DeGeneres Music Hall on Friday, with the 32nd annual Daytime Emmy Awards ceremony showering gold on the talk-show host and her program.
Originally posted 05/22/2004 11:25AM
Oprah, step aside: Ellen DeGeneres got the gold for outstanding talk show for her Ellen DeGeneres Show – though the best talk host award went to Wayne Brady, despite his show's cancellation.
Originally posted 03/04/2004 01:45PM
Talk about the right prescription: Anthony Geary and Maurice Benard, both from best-soap nominee "General Hospital," were among those in the running for the Daytime Emmy Awards, announced Thursday morning.
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