RACHAEL RAY, TYRA BANKS, ELLEN DEGENERES, ELISABETH HASSELBACK, JOY BEHAR AND MARIO LOPEZ SET TO PRESENT AT "THE 34TH ANNUAL DAYTIME ENTERTAINMENT EMMY AWARDS," LIVE FROM HOLLYWOOD'S KODAK THEATRE, FRIDAY, JUNE 15, ON THE CBS TELEVISION NETWORK
Rachael Ray, Tyra Banks, Ellen DeGeneres, Elisabeth Hasselbeck, Joy Behar and Mario Lopez are set to present at THE 34TH ANNUAL DAYTIME ENTERTAINMENT EMMY AWARDS�, to be broadcast live from Hollywood's Kodak Theatre, Friday, June 15 (9:00-11:00 PM, live ET/ delayed PT), on the CBS Television Network.
"The Rachael Ray Show," with seven nominations, "The Tyra Banks Show," with six nominations and "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," with 12 nominations are all nominated in the categories of Outstanding Talk Show Host and Outstanding Talk Show. Elisabeth Hasselbeck and Joy Behar's "The View" is nominated for ten awards, including Outstanding Talk Show Host.
Actors Susan Lucci from "All My Children"; Terri Colombino and Austin Peck from "As The World Turns"; Brandon Beemer and Martha Madison from "Days of Our Lives"; Kim Zimmer, Murray Bartlett, Michelle Ray Smith, and Marcy Rylan from "Guiding Light"; Eric Martsolf and Lindsay Hartley from "Passions"; Bree Williamson and Forbes March from "One Live To Live"; Daniel Goddard, Michael Graziadei and Thad Luckinbill from "The Young and the Restless"; Constantine Maroulis, Kyle Lowder and Mackenzie Mauzy from "The Bold and the Beautiful," and Tony Geary and Genie Francis from "General Hospital" will also present. Peter Bergman from "The Young and the Restless" and John McCook from "The Bold and the Beautiful" will present the Lee Phillip Bell Tribute Package. Television pioneer Lee Phillip Bell was previously announced to be the recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award. She is the co-creator, along with her late husband, William J. Bell, of CBS's long-running daytime dramas "The Young and the Restless" and "The Bold and the Beautiful."
THE 34TH ANNUAL DAYTIME ENTERTAINMENT EMMY AWARDS will be broadcast Friday, June 15, 2007 (9:00-11:00 PM, live ET/ delayed PT), on the CBS Television Network from the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood.
White Cherry Entertainment will produce the awards show for the second consecutive year.
The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences is a professional service organization dedicated to the advancement of the arts and sciences of television and the promotion of creative leadership for artistic, educational and technical achievements within the television industry. It recognizes excellence in television with the coveted Emmy Award for News & Documentary, Sports, Entertainment, Creative Arts & Entertainment, Public & Community Service, Technology & Engineering/Advanced Media and Business & Financial Reporting. Excellence in Primetime programming and international programming is recognized by its affiliate, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. Regional Emmys are given in 19 regions across the United States. Beyond awards, the National Television Academy has extensive educational programs including National Student Television and its Student Award for Excellence for outstanding journalistic work by high school students, as well as scholarships, publications, and major activities for both industry professionals and the viewing public. For more information, please visit the website at http://www.emmyonline.tv/.