In 2009, the annual Daytime Emmy Awards show scrambled to find a sponor when the major networks suddenly pulled out of airing this year's presentation.
Oh, the drama!
But here's the happy ending — the CW Television Network announced it would telecast the 36th annual presentation on August 30th, 2009 live from Los Angeles at 8PM ET, hosted byUgly Betty villainess, Vanessa Williams.
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2009 Daytime Emmy Award Nominees & * Winners
Outstanding Drama Series: * The Bold and The Beautiful (CBS) All My Chidren (ABC) Days of Our Lives (NBC)
Lead Actor in a Drama Series: * Christian LeBlanc (Michael Baldwin, The Young and The Restless, CBS) Anthony Geary (Luke Spencer, General Hospital, ABC) Thorsten Kaye (Zach Slater, All My Children, ABC) Peter Reckell (Bo Brady, Days of Our Lives, NBC) Daniel Cosgrove (Bill Lewis, Guiding Light, CBS)
Lead Actress in a Drama Series: * Susan Haskell (Marty Saybrooke, One Life To Live, ABC) Debbie Morgan (Angie Hubbard, All My Children, ABC) Maura West (Carly Tenney, As the World Turns, CBS) Susan Flannery (Stephanie Forrester, The Bold and The Beautiful, CBS) Jeanne Cooper (Katherine Chancelor, The Young and The Restless, CBS)
Supporting Actor in a Drama Series: TIE! * Vincent Irizarry (David Hayward, All My Children, ABC) * Jeff Branson (Shayne Lewis, Guiding Light, CBS) Jacob Young (Jr. Chandler, All My Children, ABC) Van Hansis (Luke Snyder, As the World Turns, CBS) Branford Anderson (General Hospital, ABC)
Supporting Actress in a Drama Series: * Tamara Braun (Ava Vitali, Days of Our Lives, NBC) Melissa Claire Egan (Annie Lavery, All My Children, ABC) Alicie Minshew (Kendall Hart Slater, All My Children, ABC) Julie Pinson (Jane Ciccone, As The World Turns, CBS) Bree Williamson (Jessica Bennan, One Life to Live, ABC)
Outstanding Talk Show/Entertainment: * Rachael Ray Live with Regis and Kelly The Ellen DeGeneres Show
Outstanding Talk Show/Informative: * The Tyra Banks Show Dr. Phil The Doctors
Outstanding Talk Show Host: * Cast of The View Rachel Ray Ellen DeGeneres Regis Philbin and Kelly Ripa
Outstanding Morning Series: * Good Morning America, ABC The Early Show, CBS Today Show, NBC
Outstanding Game Show: * Cash Cab Jeopardy Who Wants to Be a Millionaire