For the second year in a row the star-studded Daytime Emmy Awards will be broadcast live from Las Vegas. The ceremony will air from the Las Vegas Hilton on June 19 on CBS (8:00-10:00 PM live ET/delayed PT) and is being produced by Associated Television International.
“The best of daytime will be joined by the best of Las Vegas as some of the greatest entertainers in the world will join us for a celebration of all that is great about daytime television,” said Jack Sussman, Executive Vice President, Specials, Music and Live Events, CBS Entertainment. “It will be a primetime event for television honoring daytime’s best with non-stop entertainment, guest star surprises and oh, yes, we’ll give out a few awards as well.”
“NATAS is once again delighted to work with CBS and ATI on the broadcast of the Daytime Emmy Awards,” said Darryl Cohen, Chairman, National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. “All of us are excited to once again show America just how great and relevant daytime television is to all of us. We look forward to a fabulous evening of television that will delight, entertain and enlighten!”
Details regarding tickets for this daytime extravaganza will be announced at a later date. Meanwhile, nominations will be announced on Wednesday, May 11.