January 26, 2006
DAVID CANARY, MICHAEL EASTON, KIMBERLY McCULLOUGH AND SCOTT CLIFTON
ARE AMONG THE SCHEDULED PRESENTERS FOR
THE 33rd ANNUAL DAYTIME
EMMY® AWARD NOMINATIONS,
LIVE, FEB. 8, ON ABC DAYTIME’S “THE VIEW”
Plus a Surprise Appearance by One of Daytime Television’s Biggest and Brightest Stars
One of Daytime Television’s biggest and brightest stars joins five-time Emmy® Award winner David Canary (Stuart/Adam Chandler), along with fellow “All My Children” co-stars Alexa Havins (Babe Chandler) and Emmy Award winner Jacob Young (JR Chandler); Emmy Award winner Robin Strasser (Dorian Lord), Michael Easton (John McBain) and Renée Goldsberry (Evangeline Williamson) of “One Life to Live”; Scott Clifton (Dillon Quartermaine) and Emmy Award winner Kimberly McCullough (Robin Scorpio) of “General Hospital”; Austin Peck (Austin Reed) of “Days of our Lives”; Heidi Meuller (Kay Bennett) of “Passions”; Bradley Cole (Jeffrey O’Neill) of “Guiding Light” and Terri Colombino (Katie Peretti) of “As the World Turns,” as ABC Daytime’s popular talk show, “The View,” hosts the live nomination ceremony for “The 33rd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards,” WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8 (11:00 a.m.-12:00 noon, ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“The View” co-hosts Barbara Walters, Meredith Vieira, Star Jones Reynolds, Joy Behar and Elisabeth Hasselbeck will also partake in the announcement of nominees in all the major categories.
White Cherry Entertainment will produce “The 33rd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards,” to air live on the ABC Television Network from Hollywood’s Kodak Theater, home of the Academy Awards®, on Friday, April 28. This will mark the first time the Daytime Emmy Awards will be broadcast from Hollywood in the 33-year history of the Awards ceremonies.
Since its launch, “The View” has received 18 Daytime Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Talk Show. The show has received numerous nominations, including seven consecutive nominations for Outstanding Daytime Talk Show and Outstanding Talk Show Host. Now in its ninth season, “The View” is seen live MONDAY-FRIDAY (11:00 a.m.-12:00 noon, ET; CLOSED-CAPTIONED; in stereo, TV-14), on the ABC Television Network. Barbara Walters, Meredith Vieira, Star Jones Reynolds, Joy Behar and Elisabeth Hasselbeck are the dynamic team of women who share their daily, no-holds-barred opinions and lively, colorful conversations. The unmatched chemistry of the five co-hosts is the original forum where real women discuss relevant, everyday issues.
In March 2003, “The 30th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards” nominations were announced live on “The View.” This first-ever one-hour national television talk show event featured a stunning lineup of Daytime stars from all three major broadcast networks. In May 2003, the co-hosts were featured as part of the live, three-hour ABC Network broadcast of “The 30th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards” with a comical segment entitled “The View from the Daytime Emmys.”
“The View” is produced by ABC Daytime and Ms. Walters’ Barwall Productions, with Ms. Walters serving as executive producer along with Bill Geddie, who also serves as executive producer for “The Barbara Walters Specials.
The National Television Academy 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, Creative Arts, Public & Community Service, Technology & Engineering/Advanced Media and Business & Financial Reporting. Excellence in Primetime programming and international programming is recognized by its affiliate, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. Regional Emmys are given in 19 regions across the United States. Beyond awards, the National Academy has extensive educational programs including National Student Television and its Student Award of 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.
Enjoy “The View” on the Web at abc.com (keyword: theview)