Days of Our Lives and The Young and the Restless jointly took home the night's top award in a rare tie, and Betty White was honored with a lifetime achievement award

By People Staff
April 26, 2015 10:50 PM
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The 42nd annual Daytime Emmy Awards were handed out in Los Angeles on Sunday.

Among the big winners were Days of Our Lives and The Young and the Restless (which took home the night’s top honor in a rare tie), General Hospital (which snagged several acting awards among its 28 nominations), The Ellen DeGeneres Show, game show host Craig Ferguson and lifetime achievement award honoree Betty White, to name a few.

Read the highlights from the winners list below.

Outstanding Drama Series: Days of Our Lives and The Young and the Restless (TIE)
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series: Anthony Geary, General Hospital
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series: Maura West, General Hospital
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series: Chad Duell, General Hospital
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series: Amelia Heinle, The Young and the Restless
Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series: Freddie Smith, Days of Our Lives
Outstanding Younger Actress in a Drama Series: Hunter King, The Young and the Restless
Outstanding Special Guest Performer in a Drama Series: Donna Mills, General Hospital; Fred Willard, The Bold and the Beautiful; Ray Wise, The Young and the Restless
Outstanding Drama Series Writing Team: The Bold and the Beautiful
Outstanding Drama Series Directing Team: The Bold and the Beautiful
Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show: The Ellen DeGeneres Show
Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host: Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan, Live! With Kelly & Michael
Outstanding Informative Talk Show: Steve Harvey
Outstanding Informative Talk Show Host: Mario Batali, Carla Hall, Clinton Kelly, Daphne Oz and Michael Symon, The Chew
Outstanding Entertainment News Program: Entertainment Tonight
Outstanding Culinary Program: Barefoot Contessa: Back to Basics
Outstanding Game Show: Jeopardy!
Outstanding Game Show Host: Craig Ferguson, Celebrity Name Game
Outstanding Morning Program: CBS Sunday Morning
Outstanding Morning Program in Spanish: Un Nuevo Déa
Lifetime Achievement Award: Betty White

Read the full winners list and the Creative Arts recipients on the Daytime Emmys’ official site.

Tyra Banks hosted the 42nd Annual Daytime Emmys, which were broadcast on Pop Sunday, April 26.

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