‘Young and the Restless’ Leads Daytime Emmy Nominations With 26

'Young and the Restless' Leads Daytime Emmy Nominations With 26

CBS is top network with 61 nods

“The Young and the Restless” producers will have the most chances — 26 to be exact — to take trophies home from the Beverly Hilton Hotel in on June 22, 2014, when the 41st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards are handed out.

CBS and its popular soap lead the nominations, which were revealed on Thursday. The network received 61 nods overall.

“The Bold and the Beautiful” was in second with 18 nominations. Syndicated TV combined for 50 nods, second in terms of “networks.”

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“With over 1,400 entries this year, the National Academy is again excited to welcome more than 350 nominees to this year's Daytime Emmy Awards,” Malachy Wienges, chairman, National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, said in a statement. “We are happy to return to both the Beverly Hilton and the Westin Bonaventure for what I'm sure will be two very exciting nights for the Daytime television community!”

“These exciting nominations officially launch the 41st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards,” added David Michaels, senior executive director, Daytime. “This will be a true celebration of Daytime Television focusing on those behind the scenes that make so much of the great quality and innovation we see every day and those on-screen that invite us into the worlds of daytime drama, talk, legal courtroom, culinary, game shows, animation and children's programming we enjoy throughout the year. Congratulations to all the nominees!”

The 41st Daytime Emmys will honor individuals and programs broadcast from 2:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. during the 2013 calendar year. The Daytime Creative Arts Emmy Awards gala will be held at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel in Los Angeles on June 20, 2014.

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Here are the nominees:

Outstanding Drama Series
The Bold and the Beautiful CBS
Days of Our Lives NBC
One Life To Live TOLN.com
The Young and the Restless CBS

Outstanding Game Show
The American Bible Challenge Game Show Network
The Chase Game Show Network
Jeopardy! SYNDICATED
Let's Make A Deal CBS
The Price Is Right CBS
Wheel of Fortune SYNDICATED

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Outstanding Morning Program
CBS Sunday Morning CBS
CBS This Morning CBS
Good Morning America ABC
Today Show NBC

Outstanding Talk Show / Informative
The Chew ABC
The Dr. Oz Show SYNDICATED
Dr. Phil SYNDICATED
Steve Harvey SYNDICATED

Outstanding Talk Show / Entertainment
The Ellen DeGeneres Show SYNDICATED
Live! with Kelly and Michael SYNDICATED
Rachael Ray SYNDICATED
The Talk CBS
The View ABC

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Outstanding Entertainment News Program
Access Hollywood NBC
E! News E!
Entertainment Tonight CBS
Extra SYNDICATED
TMZ SYNDICATED

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
EILEEN DAVIDSON, as Kristen DiMera Days of Our Lives NBC
KATHERINE KELLY LANG, as Brooke Logan The Bold and the Beautiful CBS
HEATHER TOM, as Katie Logan The Bold and the Beautiful CBS
ARIANNE ZUCKER, as Nicole Walker Days of Our Lives NBC

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
PETER BERGMAN, as Jack Abbott The Young and the Restless CBS
DOUG DAVIDSON, as Paul Williams The Young and the Restless CBS
CHRISTIAN LEBLANC, as Michael Baldwin The Young and the Restless CBS
BILLY MILLER, as Billy Abbott The Young and the Restless CBS
JASON THOMPSON, as Patrick Drake General Hospital ABC

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Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
MELISSA CLAIRE EGAN, as Chelsea Newman The Young and the Restless CBS
JANE ELLIOT, as Tracy Quartermaine General Hospital ABC
AMELIA HEINLE, as Victoria Newman The Young and the Restless CBS
ELIZABETH HENDRICKSON, as Chloe Fisher The Young and the Restless CBS
KELLY SULLIVAN, as Connie Falconeri General Hospital ABC

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
BRADFORD ANDERSON, as Damien Spinelli General Hospital ABC
STEVE BURTON, as Dylan McAvoy The Young and the Restless CBS
SCOTT CLIFTON, as Liam Spencer The Bold and the Beautiful CBS
ERIC MARTSOLF, as Brady Black Days of Our Lives NBC
DOMINIC ZAMPROGNA, as Dante Falconeri General Hospital ABC

Read the full list of nominees here.