AceShowbiz - Beyonce Knowles has received her first-ever Daytime Emmy Award nomination. The "Run the World (Girls)" singer, who has already won a host of accolades during her career, has got a nod for the Outstanding Original Song category thanks to the track she wrote for her mother's Facebook talk show.
CBS' "The Young and the Restless", in the meantime, leads the overall list of nominees with 18 nods in total. The long-running soap, which stars the likes of Peter Bergman and Melissa Ordway, has been nominated for Outstanding Daytime Drama Series, Outstanding Writing Team for a Drama Series and Outstanding Directing Team for a Drama Series among other most coveted awards.
ABC's "General Hospital" has received 17 nods in total, including nominations in the categories of Outstanding Daytime Drama Series, and Outstanding Writing Team for a Drama Series. Meanwhile, "Days of Our Lives" is up for 11 awards. The drama series is up for the the Outstanding Daytime Drama Series gong, while the show is in contention for the Outstanding Casting accolade too.
"The Kelly Clarkson Show" and "The Drew Barrymore Show" have also received multiple nominations, with Kelly's show earning 9 nominations and Drew's talk show receiving 6 nominations. 40-year-old Kelly and 47-year-old Drew will compete for the Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host award with the likes of Hoda Kotb, Jenna Bush-Hager, Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest.
ABC's "The View" has earned 9 nominations, while Facebook Watch's "Red Table Talk" has received 4 nominations. The 49th Daytime Emmy Awards will be held at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California, on June 24.
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Outstanding Daytime Drama Series:
Outstanding Culinary Series:
Outstanding Game Show:
Outstanding Legal/Courtroom Programme:
Outstanding Lifestyle Programme:
Outstanding Travel, Adventure and Nature Programme:
Outstanding Instructional and How-to Programme:
Outstanding Arts and Popular Culture Programme:
Outstanding Informative Talk Show:
Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show:
Outstanding Entertainment News Series:
Outstanding Daytime Special:
Outstanding Short Form Daytime Programme:
Outstanding Daytime Promotional Announcement:
Outstanding Lead Performance in a Daytime Drama Series - Actress:
Outstanding Lead Performance in a Daytime Drama Series - Actor:
Outstanding Supporting Performance in a Drama Series - Actress:
Outstanding Supporting Performance in a Drama Series - Actor:
Outstanding Younger Performer in a Drama Series:
Outstanding Guest Performance in a Guest Series:
Outstanding Game Show Host:
Outstanding Informative Talk Show Host:
Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host: