“General Hospital” was named the year’s best daytime drama series and Steve Harvey won two awards for hosting at the 44th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards, which took place on Sunday evening in Pasadena.
Harvey won one award for Outstanding Game Show Host for “Family Feud” and another for Outstanding Informative Talk Show Host for “Steve Harvey.”
“The Bold and the Beautiful” actor Scott Clifton won in the Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series category, making him the first actor to have won Daytime Emmy Awards in the lead, supporting and younger actor categories for the same role.
Among the daytime dramas, “General Hospital” won four awards, “The Young and the Restless” won three and “The Bold and the Beautiful” won two.
Other winners included “ET,” “The Ellen Degeneres Show,” “Jeopardy,” “Good Morning America,” “Eat the World,” “The Dr. Oz Show” and the hosts of “The Talk.”
The show took place at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium, two days after the Creative Arts Daytime Emmys had taken place in the same location. Big winners at that show had included “Trollhunters,” “Sesame Street” and “The Bay the Series.” Mary Hart received a lifetime achievement award and Susan Lucci introduced a special tribute to the late Agnes Nixon.
The 2017 Daytime Emmy winners:
Outstanding Drama Series: “General Hospital”
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series: Gina Tognoni, “The Young and the Restless”
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series: Scott Clifton, “The Bold and the Beautiful”
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series: Kate Mansi, “Days of Our Lives”
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series: Steve Burton, “The Young and the Restless”
Outstanding Younger Actress in a Drama Series: Lexi Ainsworth, “General Hospital”
Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series: Bryan Craig, “General Hospital”
Outstanding Guest Performer in a Drama Series: Jim O’Heir, “The Bold and the Beautiful”
Outstanding Drama Series Directing Team: “General Hospital”
Outstanding Drama Series Writing Team: “The Young and the Restless”
Outstanding Game Show Host: Steve Harvey, “Family Feud”
Outstanding Game Show: “Jeopardy”
Outstanding Morning Program: “Good Morning America”
Outstanding Entertainment News Program: “ET”
Outstanding Informative Talk Show Hosts: Steve Harvey, “Steve Harvey”
Outstanding Informative Talk Show: “The Dr. Oz Show”
Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Hosts: “The Talk”: Julie Chen, Sara Gilbert, Sharon Osbourne, Aisha Tyler, Sheryl Underwood
Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show: “The Ellen DeGeneres Show”
Outstanding Culinary Program: “Eat the World”
Outstanding Entertainment Program in Spanish: “Destinos”
Outstanding Daytime Talent in a Spanish-Language Program: Gaby Natale, “SuperLatina With Gaby Natale”