The Daytime Emmy Awards 2018 were awarded on Sunday, April 29, as part of a ceremony at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California, and broadcast live on Facebook Live, Twitter, the NATAS website, and KNEKTTV. Hosts of the event were the Emmy Winners Sheryl Underwood ("The Talk") and Mario Lopez ("Extra"), but who were the big winners in the award ceremony? Scroll down to see our minute-by-minute results in our live blog: who won, who annoyed, and who wrote history? Take a look at the complete list of winners here.
"The Bold and the Beautiful" was the big winner of the Creative Arts Awards on Friday, April 27th. The CBS soap opera in the Los Angeles fashion industry received seven awards, and it was for several more Sunday night's main event, including Best Drama Series, which it has previously won three times (2009-201
But it was not just day-soap operas that were rewarded for prizes at this ceremony. The television academy also honored the best talk shows where "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" wanted to build on its record as the most talk show ever in history. "Jeopardy" also tried to extend its record as the biggest winner of the Best Game Show. The best digital dramas, culinary shows, court shows and morning shows were also celebrated.
See all the winners listed below as announced. All times listed are East .
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8:00 PM – The Day Emmys are in progress! There is a lot of potential story that can be made with potential first-winners such as James Reynolds ("Days of our Lives") and John McCook ("The Bold and the Beautiful"), not to mention the plates that could be expanded through shows like "General Hospital", "Best Drama", "Ellen" (Best Talk Show) and "Jeopardy" [Best Play Show]
20:21 – Chloe Lanier wins Best Younger for "General Hospital". This is the first victory for Lanier in her second nomination as a villain Nelle Benson. It is the second consecutive victory for "GH" in the category and the ninth overall victory, making "GH" the most awarded show in the history of the Best Younger Actress category. See Laniers Emmy Winning Role
20:25 – "Judge Mathis" wins the Day Emmy for Best Show in the Courtroom. This is the first victory and the second nomination for the series. The most awarded shows in the history of this category are "Judy Judy" and "Cristina's Court", which have each won three times.
8:35 pm – Vernee Watson claims that her role as Stella Henry at the General Hospital is the best guest actress. This is the first Emmy win and the nomination for the veteran actress. And it's the second acting win of the night for "GH". How many more will it win before the night is over?
8:38 pm – "The Dr. Oz Show" claims best informative lecture show for the fifth time, expanding its record as the most awarded show in the category. He previously won in 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2017.
20:42 – "Days of Our Lives" for the first time in its history records Emmy as the best directorial team. The show was once awarded for directing in 1974, when it was awarded to a single director and not a team. It angered the top candidate, General Hospital, who has won this award nine times.