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06.26.2020

CBS RECOGNIZED WITH 19 AWARDS, THE MOST OF ANY COMPANY, AT THE “47th ANNUAL DAYTIME EMMY® AWARDS”

The Young and the Restless” Leads All Shows with 8 Daytime Emmys, Including

Outstanding Drama Series, Outstanding Performance by a Lead Actor (Jason Thompson), Supporting Actor (Bryton James) and Guest Performer (Eva LaRue) in a Drama Series

The Bold and the Beautiful” Honored with 4 Awards, Including Outstanding Writing Team and Outstanding Performance by a Lead Actress in a Drama Series (Heather Tom)

CBS Television Distribution’s “Jeopardy!” Wins for Outstanding Game Show and

Alex Trebek Honored with Outstanding Game Show Host, and

Entertainment Tonight” Wins for Outstanding Entertainment News Show

          CBS won a combined 19 awards, the most of any company, at the 47TH ANNUAL DAYTIME EMMY® AWARDS on Friday evening. The show, which was broadcast on the CBS Television Network, presented all awards in leading categories virtually and was hosted by Sharon Osbourne, Sheryl Underwood, Eve, Carrie Ann Inaba and Marie Osmond of THE TALK.

          The CBS Television Network was recognized with 15 awards. THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS tops all shows, winning 8 awards, including Outstanding Drama Series, Outstanding Performance by a Lead Actor (Jason Thompson), Supporting Actor (Bryton James) and Guest Performer (Eva LaRue) in a Drama Series. THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL won 4 awards, including Outstanding Lead Actress (Heather Tom) in a Drama Series and Outstanding Writing Team. THE PRICE IS RIGHT won Outstanding Directing for a Game Show (Adam Sandler).

          CBS Television Distribution was recognized with 4 awards, including Outstanding Game Show and Outstanding Game Show Host (Alex Trebek) for JEOPARDY! ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT took home the win for Outstanding Entertainment News Program.

Full list of CBS’ Daytime Emmy Award Wins:

CBS ENTERTAINMENT

THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS

  • Outstanding Drama Series

  • Outstanding Performance by a Lead Actor in a Drama Series: Justin Thompson

  • Outstanding Performance by a Supporting Actor in a Drama Series: Bryton James

  • Outstanding Performance by a Guest Performer in a Drama Series: Eva LaRue

  • Outstanding Live and Direct to Tape Sound Mixing for a Drama Series

  • Outstanding Art Direction/Set Decoration/Scenic Design for a Drama or Digital Drama Series

  • Outstanding Hairstyling for a Drama Series

  • Outstanding Makeup for a Drama Series

THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL

  • Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series: Heather Tom

  • Outstanding Writing Team

  • Outstanding Lighting Direction for a Drama or Digital Drama Series

  • Outstanding Costume Design for a Drama or Digital Drama Series

THE PRICE IS RIGHT

  • Outstanding Directing for a Game Show: Adam Sandler

  • Outstanding Live and Direct to Tape Sound Mixing

THE TALK

  • Outstanding Makeup

CBS TELEVISION DISTRIBUTION

JEOPARDY!

  • Outstanding Game Show

  • Outstanding Game Show Host: Alex Trebek

  • Outstanding Daytime Promotional Announcement - Topical

ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT

  • Outstanding Entertainment News Show

CBS has been the #1-rated network in daytime television since 1986. Currently, the Network broadcasts the top two game shows, THE PRICE IS RIGHT (#1 network show in daytime) and LET’S MAKE A DEAL; the top two daytime dramas, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS (#1 daytime drama for 31 years) and THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL; and the Daytime Emmy Award-winning talk show THE TALK.

CBS Television Distribution is the preeminent company in television syndication. CTD produces or distributes 10 first-run series, including the long-running, critically acclaimed hits JUDGE JUDY, DR. PHIL, ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT, WHEEL OF FORTUNE, JEOPARDY!, INSIDE EDITION and RACHAEL RAY, and holds the largest distributed television library. CTD handles the domestic television distribution of popular off-network product from CBS Television Studios, CBS News and Showtime. The division also handles national barter advertising sales for Debmar-Mercury's and Fox’s first-run syndicated programming, and operates Dabl, the new multiplatform, advertiser-supported lifestyle network (www.dabl.com). CTD is part of the ViacomCBS Global Distribution Group.

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Press Contacts:

 

 

Mallory Mason (Price, Y&R)

818-655-1596

mallory.mason@cbs.com

Christine Park (Deal, B&B)

818-655-1597

christine.park@cbs.com

Eva Basler Demirjian (B&B)

323-575-3553

eva@bbmail.tv

Matt Kane (Y&R)

323-575-2012

matt.kane@cbs.com

Lisa Spalla (The Talk)

818-655-1586

lisa.spalla@cbs.com

Leslie Ryan (CBS Television Distribution)

310-264-3406

leslie.ryan@cbs.com

 

 

 

Photo Contacts:

 

 

Gaye Ann Bruno (Deal, The Talk, Y&R)

818-655-1542

gayeann.bruno@cbs.com

Amanda Beane (Price, B&B)

818-655-1545

amanda.beane@cbs.com