The nominations for the 37th Daytime Emmy Awards is out in the open and not surprisingly, ABC's General Hospital has taken the lead. The second longest-running American soap opera has received a total of 18 Emmy nods, proving that romance, mob wars, murder mysteries and colorful personalities will always have a special place in the world of soaps.
Aside from Outstanding Drama Series, General Hospital
has also received recognition for the category of Outstanding Lead Actress (Sarah Brown as Claudia Zacchara), Outstanding Supporting Actor (Bradford Anderson as Damien Spinelli and Jonathan Jackson as Lucky Spencer) and Outstanding Supporting Actress (Carolyn Hennesy as Diane Miller). The Young and the Restless
, on the other hand, isn't that far behind General Hospital
. The CBS series has nabbed 16 nominations, while both As the World Turns
and One Life to Live
have received 13 nominations.
For the complete list, check out the Emmy's official website
. The award show will be aired from Las Vegas on June 27.
(Image courtesy of ABC)