THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF TELEVISION ARTS & SCIENCES ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF The 36th ANNUAL DAYTIME ENTERTAINMENT EMMY® AWARDS Sesame Street Receives Lifetime Achievement Award For 40 Years of Educational Television New York – August 30th, 2009 – The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) today announced the winners of the 36th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy® Awards televised live on The CW Television Network from the historic Orpheum Theatre in Los Angeles, CA. The show was a unique partnership between Associated Television International (ATI), NATAS and MGM Worldwide Television, which is handling distribution of the telecast. The telecast was hosted by television and music star Vanessa Williams and included several musical numbers, a special tribute to “Guiding Light” for its many years of daytime drama programming and the presentation of the “Lifetime Achievement Emmy® Award to “Sesame Street.” The award proclaimed: “On the occasion of Sesame Street’s 40th anniversary, the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences proudly honors the acclaimed series as a pioneer of the contemporary standard, and presents this Lifetime Achievement Award in recognition of its place as the most highly regarded and most watched educational television show for children around the world.” Other featured presenters included, Tyra Banks ("The Tyra Banks Show"), Jennie Garth ("90210"), Bindi Irwin ("Bindi the Jungle Girl"), Lori Loughlin ("Melrose Place"), Gilles Marini (Dancing with the Stars), Kyle Massey ("That's So Raven"), Chris Massey ("Zoey 101"), Dr. Phil McGraw ("Dr. Phil"), Sandra Oh ("Grey's Anatomy"), Rachael Ray ("The Rachael Ray Show"), Dr. Travis Stork ("The Doctors") and Alex Trebek ("Jeopardy!"), along with many of the stars from “All My Children,” “As the World Turns,” “The Bold and the Beautiful,” “Days of Our Lives,” “General Hospital,” “Guiding Light,” “One Life to Live,” and “The Young and the Restless.” The Daytime Entertainment Emmy® Awards recognize outstanding achievement in all fields of daytime television production and are presented to individuals and programs broadcast from 2:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. during the 2008 calendar year. The 36th Annual Daytime Emmy® Awards is a presentation of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences in cooperation with the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. American Airlines is the official airline of the Daytime Entertainment Emmy® Awards, Kmart is the official retail sponsor and The Standard, Downtown LA, is the official hotel. All balloting for the 36th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy® Awards was tabulated by the independent certified public accounting firm of Deloitte & Touche LLP. A complete list of winners follows in addition to a chart showing the combined networks awarded recognition at both the Daytime Entertainment and the Daytime Entertainment Creative Arts Emmy® Awards: AUG 29 ABC PBS SYNDICATED CBS NICKELODEON NBC FOOD NETWORK 10 15 6 5 8 2 3 AUG 30 TOTAL 7 1 3 3 0 2 0 17 16 9 8 8 4 3 CARTOON NETWORK 4KIDS ON FOX DISCOVERY CHANNEL DISNEY CHANNEL FOX MTV YOUTUBE AUG 29 2 1 0 1 1 1 1 AUG 30 TOTAL 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 About The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) is a professional service organization dedicated to the advancement of the arts and sciences of television and the promotion of creative leadership for artistic, educational and technical achievements within the television industry. It recognizes excellence in television with the coveted Emmy® Award for News & Documentary, Sports, Daytime Entertainment, Daytime Creative Arts & Entertainment, Public & Community Service, Technology & Engineering, and Business & Financial Reporting. Regional Emmy® Awards are given in 19 regions across the United States. NATAS also presents the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Global Media Awards™ which recognizes excellence in the world-wide intersection of digital entertainment and technology. Emmy® Awards given out for primetime programming are presented by our sister organization, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS). Beyond awards, NATAS has extensive educational programs including National Student Television and its Student Award for Excellence for outstanding journalistic work by high school students, as well as scholarships, publications, and major activities for both industry professionals and the viewing public. For more information, please visit the website at www.emmyonline.tv ### For More Information: Paul Pillitteri, Director Communications, NATAS 212-586-8424 firstname.lastname@example.org THE 36th ANNUAL DAYTIME EMMY AWARDS CATEGORY INDEX CATEGORY DRAMA SERIES GAME/AUDIENCE PARTICIPATION SHOW MORNING PROGRAM TALK SHOW/ENTERTAINMENT TALK SHOW/INFORMATIVE LEAD ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES LEAD ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES YOUNGER ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES YOUNGER ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES GAME SHOW HOST PERFORMER IN A CHILDREN’S SERIES TALK SHOW HOST DRAMA SERIES DIRECTING TEAM DRAMA SERIES WRITING TEAM PAGE 1 1 2 3 3 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 OUTSTANDING DRAMA SERIES THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL CBS BRADLEY P. BELL, EXECUTIVE PRODUCER RHONDA FRIEDMAN, SUPERVISING PRODUCER RON WEAVER, SENIOR PRODUCER ADAM DUSEVOIR, COORDINATING PRODUCER CYNTHIA J. POPP, PRODUCER OUTSTANDING GAME/AUDIENCE PARTICIPATION SHOW CASH CAB DISCOVERY CHANNEL ALLISON CORN, EXECUTIVE PRODUCER TOM COHEN, EXECUTIVE PRODUCER ANTONY TACKABERRY, EXECUTIVE PRODUCER MARY DONAHUE, EXECUTIVE PRODUCER STAN HSUE, SUPERVISING PRODUCER NICK O'GORMAN, SUPERVISING PRODUCER JESSE GREEN, PRODUCER RUTH JOHNSTON, LINE PRODUCER REBECCA BREGMAN, LINE PRODUCER SARAH KANTER, PRODUCER ANDREW MCINTYRE, PRODUCER JONATHAN GROCE, PRODUCER TALIA PARKINSON, PRODUCER BRIAN DEAN, PRODUCER ADAM MARKOWITZ, PRODUCER CHRIS SGUEGLIA, DIRECTOR ANDREW TAVANI, WRITER MICHAEL WELT, WRITER GREG VOLK, WRITER BRIAN GREENE, WRITER BRENDA SCHAIT, WRITER JOSIAH MADIGAN, WRITER -1- OUTSTANDING MORNING PROGRAM GOOD MORNING AMERICA ABC JIM MURPHY, SENIOR EXECUTIVE PRODUCER TOM CIBROWSKI, EXECUTIVE PRODUCER CHRIS VLASTO, SENIOR BROADCAST PRODUCER MARGO BAUMGART, SENIOR BROADCAST PRODUCER STUART SCHWARTZ, SENIOR BROADCAST PRODUCER ANNA ROBERTSON, SENIOR PRODUCER DENISE REHRIG, SENIOR PRODUCER SHARON HOFFMAN, SENIOR PRODUCER SANDRA AIKEN, SENIOR PRODUCER ROBIN GRADISON, SENIOR PRODUCER SANTINA LEUCI, SENIOR EDITORIAL PRODUCER DIANE MASCIALE, EXECUTIVE EDITOR AND SPECIAL COVERAGE MICHAEL CORN, SUPERVISING PRODUCER MORGAN ZALKIN, COORDINATING PRODUCER SETH FENTON, COORDINATING PRODUCER BRIAN O'KEEFE, COORDINATING PRODUCER CATHERINE BECKER, COORDINATING PRODUCER PATTY NEGER, COORDINATING PRODUCER BILL CUNNINGHAM, COORDINATING PRODUCER CAROLYN DURAND, COORDINATING PRODUCER LANA ZAK, PRODUCER KENDALL HEATH, PRODUCER KELLY HAGAN, PRODUCER JEN PEREIRA, PRODUCER ELISA ROUPENIAN, PRODUCER BRANDON BODOW, PRODUCER STEPH WATTS, PRODUCER POLSON KANNETH, PRODUCER CLARK BENTSON, PRODUCER RAINA GITTLIN, PRODUCER RICH MCHUGH, PRODUCER JAY SHAYLOR, PRODUCER VANESSA WEBER, PRODUCER CLIFF GELB, PRODUCER CHRIS FINEGAN, PRODUCER BRANDON CHASE, PRODUCER JASON STINE, PRODUCER MARY PFLUM, PRODUCER CARA LEMIEUX, PRODUCER LINDA OWENS, PRODUCER GITIKA AHUJA, PRODUCER DARCY BONFILS, PRODUCER MARIA COHEN, PRODUCER JESSICA HOFFMAN, PRODUCER MAUREEN WHITE, PRODUCER ALBERTO ORSO, PRODUCER CLEOPATRA ANDREADIS, PRODUCER ELIZABETH SINTAY, PRODUCER CINDY SMITH, PRODUCER CARI STRASSBERG, PRODUCER CHRISTOPHER STRATHMANN, PRODUCER THEA TRACHTENBERG, PRODUCER ANNA WILD, PRODUCER GARY WYNN, PRODUCER NICOLE KAZDIN, PRODUCER SUSAN MITCHELL, PRODUCER QUIANA BURNS, PRODUCER MONICA ESCOBEDO, PRODUCER MARK HARTOGSOHN, PRODUCER BRIAN COHEN, PRODUCER KATIE BOSLAND, PRODUCER ALISON EHRLICH, PRODUCER ANTHONY UNDERWOOD, PRODUCER KYLIE HOGAN, PRODUCER MICHELLE MAJOR, PRODUCER ANTONELLA LICARI, PRODUCER MARK ROBERTSON, EDITORIAL PRODUCER GERARD MCNIFF, METEOROLOGIST PRODUCER ROBERT MORRISSEY, PRODUCER/HEAD WRITER ALISHA DAVIS, PRODUCER/WRITER ROGER FORTUNA, PRODUCER/WRITER JOSH HAYDEN, OPERATIONS PRODUCER SETH EASTER, OPERATIONS PRODUCER LILIANA OLSZEWSKI, OPERATIONS PRODUCER JOHN D'INCECCO, OPERATIONS PRODUCER MURDOCH MCNEIL, OPERATIONS PRODUCER BILL BAKER, OPERATIONS PRODUCER ROBERT WEIGAND, OPERATIONS PRODUCER ERIC SIEGEL, OPERATIONS PRODUCER MICHAEL RIZZO, OPERATIONS PRODUCER MARIA STEFANOPOULOS, OPERATIONS PRODUCER SUSAN MITCHELL, OPERATIONS PRODUCER SARAH GOULD, OPERATIONS PRODUCER ROBERT SCHLES, OPERATIONS PRODUCER PETER SCHLOSSBERG, OPERATIONS PRODUCER LEE ALEXANDER, OPERATIONS PRODUCER STEVE MCINTIRE, OPERATIONS PRODUCER MELANIE LEFKOWITZ, OPERATIONS PRODUCER NANCY KOHATSU, OPERATIONS PRODUCER ARTURO GONZALEZ, OPERATIONS PRODUCER ZACH TOBACK, OPERATIONS PRODUCER KYLE MORRIS, OPERATIONS PRODUCER YONATAN MINTZ, VIDEOTAPE OPERATIONS PRODUCER DIANE SAWYER, ANCHOR ROBIN ROBERTS, ANCHOR CHRIS CUOMO, ANCHOR SAM CHAMPION, ANCHOR ROGER GOODMAN, AS VICE PRESIDENT, SPECIAL PROJECTS JOHN GREEN, EXECUTIVE PRODUCER, SPECIAL PROGRAMMING -2- OUTSTANDING TALK SHOW/ENTERTAINMENT RACHAEL RAY SYNDICATED JANET ANNINO, EXECUTIVE PRODUCER JOSEPH FREED, SENIOR SUPERVISING PRODUCER SHANE FARLEY, SUPERVISING PRODUCER MARILYN ZIELINSKI, SUPERVISING PRODUCER SARAH GOLDSMITH, COORDINATING PRODUCER EMILY RIEGER, COORDINATING PRODUCER ROBIN HOMMEL, SENIOR PRODUCER MEREDITH WEINTRAUB, SENIOR PRODUCER NANCY VADEN, PRODUCER AMY WEISS, PRODUCER MICHELE PEARSON, PRODUCER ANDREW GOLDMAN, PRODUCER STEVE CUNNIFF, PRODUCER CHAD CARTER, PRODUCER SHANT PETROSSIAN, PRODUCER TOMMY CRUDUP, PRODUCER LAUREN BERNSTEIN, PRODUCER JENNIFER SOCHKO, LINE PRODUCER JOHN FILIMON, SENIOR FIELD PRODUCER IAN COHEN, FIELD PRODUCER CARA CASEY, FIELD PRODUCER MEREDITH LERNER, FIELD PRODUCER OUTSTANDING TALK SHOW/INFORMATIVE THE TYRA BANKS SHOW SYNDICATED RACHEL MISKOWIEC, EXECUTIVE PRODUCER ALEX DUDA, EXECUTIVE PRODUCER JOHN REDMANN, EXECUTIVE PRODUCER TYRA BANKS, EXECUTIVE PRODUCER CATHY CHERMOL, EXECUTIVE PRODUCER STUART ALPERT, SENIOR SUPERVISING PRODUCER KEN LITWIN, SENIOR SUPERVISING PRODUCER MEREDITH PAIGE, SUPERVISING PRODUCER BECKY COHEN-FORTUNE, SUPERVISING PRODUCER SHANE KIRCHOFF, SUPERVISING PRODUCER HEATHER GRAY, SUPERVISING PRODUCER PATRICIA CHILDRESS, SUPERVISING PRODUCER JACQUELINE WICKERT, COORDINATING PRODUCER DAN STERCHELE, COORDINATING PRODUCER KAREEN GUNNING, COORDINATING PRODUCER ANNE GRABOSKI-RADECKI, SENIOR PRODUCER PAUL STARKE, SENIOR PRODUCER ANNEMARIE HARTY, SENIOR PRODUCER AYANNA BASCOMBE, PRODUCER VANESSA NIZZO - GROSS, PRODUCER JOANNA PARIDES, PRODUCER BROOKE SMILER JEPSEN, PRODUCER MARY SCHMID, PRODUCER ANNEMARIE BAIN, PRODUCER STACY ROLLINS, PRODUCER DANNY VERDUGO, PRODUCER MEENA CHARAIPOTRA, PRODUCER WINNIE DUNBAR, PRODUCER MICHAEL CARANDANG, PRODUCER ANTOINETTE CLARKE, PRODUCER RAY NOIA, LINE PRODUCER AMY PECORINO, LINE PRODUCER LAWRENCE ALITOWSKI, SEGMENT PRODUCER -3- OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES ONE LIFE TO LIVE ABC SUSAN HASKELL, AS MARTY SAYBROOKE OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES ALL MY CHILDREN ABC VINCENT IRIZARRY, AS DAVID HAYWARD GUIDING LIGHT CBS OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS CBS CHRISTIAN LEBLANC, AS MICHAEL BALDWIN JEFF BRANSON, AS SHAYNE LEWIS OUTSTANDING YOUNGER ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES GENERAL HOSPITAL ABC JULIE BERMAN, AS LULU SPENCER OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES DAYS OF OUR LIVES NBC TAMARA BRAUN, AS AVA VITALI OUTSTANDING YOUNGER ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES DAYS OF OUR LIVES NBC DARIN BROOKS, AS MAX BRADY OUTSTANDING GAME SHOW HOST WHO WANTS TO BE A MILLIONAIRE SYNDICATED MEREDITH VIEIRA, HOST -4- OUTSTANDING PERFORMER IN A CHILDREN'S SERIES SESAME STREET PBS KEVIN CLASH, AS ELMO OUTSTANDING DRAMA SERIES WRITING TEAM GENERAL HOSPITAL ABC ROBERT GUZA, HEAD WRITER ELIZABETH KORTE, ASSOCIATE HEAD WRITER MICHELE VAL JEAN, WRITER SUSAN WALD, WRITER MARY SUE PRICE, WRITER DAVID GOLDSCHMID, WRITER MICHAEL CONFORTI, WRITER GARIN WOLF, WRITER KAREN HARRIS, WRITER OUTSTANDING TALK SHOW HOST THE VIEW ABC BARBARA WALTERS, CO-HOST SHERRI SHEPHERD, CO-HOST ELISABETH HASSELBECK, CO-HOST JOY BEHAR, CO-HOST WHOOPI GOLDBERG, CO-HOST OUTSTANDING DRAMA SERIES DIRECTING TEAM ONE LIFE TO LIVE ABC LARRY CARPENTER, DIRECTOR BRUCE COOPERMAN, DIRECTOR GARY DONATELLI, DIRECTOR DANIELLE FARALDO, DIRECTOR JILL MITWELL, DIRECTOR FRANK VALENTINI, DIRECTOR RICHARD MANFREDI, DIRECTOR TRACY CASPER LANG, ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR TERESA CICALA, ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR ANTHONY WILKINSON, ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR PAUL GLASS, ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR DANIEL KRAUSZ, ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR ALAN NEEDLEMAN, STAGE MANAGER KEITH GREER, STAGE MANAGER BRENDAN HIGGINS, STAGE MANAGER KEVIN BRUSH, PRODUCTION ASSOCIATE NATHALIE RODRIGUEZ, PRODUCTION ASSOCIATE MARY RYAN, DIRECTOR, ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR -5- 36th ANNUAL DAYTIME EMMY AWARDS NETWORK TOTALS August August 29th 30th 10 7 15 1 6 3 5 3 8 0 2 2 3 0 2 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 ABC PBS SYNDICATED CBS Nickelodeon NBC Food Network Cartoon Network 4Kids on FOX Discovery Channel Disney Channel FOX MTV YouTube Total 17 16 9 8 8 4 3 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 - 36th ANNUAL DAYTIME EMMY AWARDS MULTIPLE WINNERS August 29th 3 4 3 3 4 4 2 2 2 2 2 2 0 0 1 August 30th 2 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 1 One Life To Live All My Children Sesame Street The View The Ellen DeGeneres Show El Tigre The Young and the Restless 82nd Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade As the World Turns Between the Lions From the Top at Carnegie Hall WordWorld Days of Our Lives General Hospital The Bold & The Beautiful Total 5 5 4 4 4 4 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 -
"36th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards Winners List"