General Hospital Scores 28 Daytime Emmy Nominations
In other nods announced Tuesday, nominees for outstanding lead actress in a drama series are Maura West and Laura Wright for General Hospital, Alison Sweeney and Peggy McCay for Days of Our Lives, and Gina Tognoni for The Young and the Restless.
Outstanding lead actor nominees are seven-time Daytime Emmy winner Anthony Geary and Jason Thompson for General Hospital and Christian LeBlanc and Billy Miller for The Young and the Restless.
In the non-soap categories, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Live! With Kelly and Michael, The Talk and The Wendy Williams Show were nominated for outstanding entertainment talk show, while Kelly Ripa, Michael Strahan, Wendy Williams and The Talk‘s Julie Chen, Sara Gilbert, Sharon Osbourne, Aisha Tyler and Sheryl Underwood were nominated for outstanding entertainment talk show host.
The Chew‘s hosts – Mario Batali, Carla Hall, Clinton Kelly, Daphne Oz, Michael Symon – picked up a nomination for outstanding informative talk show host, alongside Dr. Mehmet Oz and Steve Harvey.
The Daytime Emmy Awards will be telecast on Pop on April 26 at 8 p.m. ET.