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47TH ANNUAL DAYTIME EMMY AWARDS TO BE TELECAST ON CBS
May 20, 2020 2:37PM
The 47th Annual Daytime Emmy® Awards will be presented in a two-hour special on Friday, June 26 (8:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network, CBS and the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) announced today. This will mark the 14th time CBS has broadcast the Daytime Emmys®, more than any other network. “The Daytime Emmys are coming home,” said Adam Sharp, President & CEO of NATAS. “For generations, daytime television has been a source of comfort and continuity that’s never been more important. We’re delighted to join with CBS in celebrating the programs and professionals who never cease to brighten our days.” “As a leader in Daytime, we are thrilled to welcome back the Daytime Emmy
Awards,” said Jack Sussman, Executive Vice President, Specials, Music and
Live Events for CBS. “Daytime television has been keeping viewers engaged and entertained for many years, so it is with great pride that we look forward to celebrating the best of the genre here on CBS.” Awards will be presented in leading categories during the telecast, with recipients and other special guests appearing from home in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. Additional categories will be announced simultaneously on Twitter (@DaytimeEmmys), and others will be presented in a separate ceremony in July. Nominees will be announced tomorrow, Thursday, May 21,
on THE TALK and ET Online.