While many soap fans are looking forward to all of the excitement, twists, turns and drama that will most likely air this holiday season, it looks like the daytime television world is already preparing for some big events for 2019. There’s a new report that says the Daytime Emmys Calendar has been revealed, with the 46th annual ceremony planned for May 5, 2019.
Our favorite actors and actresses from General Hospital, Days of Our Lives, The Bold and the Beautiful and The Young and the Restless will have to act fast though, because they will be expected to submit their entries for this year’s Daytime Emmys if they want to be considered for a nomination. Here’s a sneak peek at the 2019 calendar:
January 6: Judging Registration deadline
January 8: Drama Pre-nomination Judging begins
January 22: Drama Pre-nomination Judging ends
January 24: Drama Pre-nomination Announcement
January 26: Preliminary Judging begins
February 11: Blue Ribbon Actor Reels Deadline
February 16: Preliminary Judging ends
February 21: Blue Ribbon Judging begins
March 2: Individual Achievement in Animation, Non-Drama Performer Live Panel Judging in LA.
March 6: Interactive – Live Panel Judging in NY.
March 13: Blue Ribbon Judging ends
March 20: Nominations Announced
May 3: Daytime Creative Arts Emmy® Awards – Pasadena Civic Auditorium in LA
May 5: Daytime Emmy® Awards – Pasadena Civic Auditorium in LA
It’s also been noted that there will be several new categories including Outstanding Short Format Children’s Program, Outstanding Main Title and Graphic Design for an Animated Program, Performer in Preschool Animated Program and Original Song in a Children’s Live Action or Animated Program.
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