The Daytime Emmy Awards for the Creative Arts categories were handed out last night, June 17, at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel in Los Angeles.
THE BOLD & THE BEAUTIFUL took home the Emmy for Art Direction/Set Direction/Scenic Design, and tied with sister soap THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS for Hairstyling. Y&R also tied ALL MY CHILDREN for Live and Direct To Tape Sound Mixing, and won Music Direction And Composition.
AMC took home Multiple Camera Editing as well, and ONE LIVE TO LIVE was awarded for their Lighting Direction. DAYS OF OUR LIVES won Makeup and Stunt Coordination, but the biggest winner of the evening in the daytime categories was GENERAL HOSPITAL. ABC’s sole remaining soap took home statuettes for Outstanding Promotional Announcement (for “Brenda’s Wedding” and “Kidnapping”), Casting Director, Costume Design, Original Song (“Dust”) and Technical Direction/Electronic Camera/Video Control.
Congratulations to all the winners!