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05.01.2017

CBS CORPORATION LEADS ALL COMPANIES WITH 18 WINS AT THE “44th ANNUAL DAYTIME EMMY® AWARDS”

The Talk” Wins Its First Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host Award

CBS Television Distribution Wins Three Outstanding Show Categories for “Judge Judy,” “Entertainment Tonight” and “Jeopardy!”

The Young and the Restless” Takes Home Six Daytime Emmys, Including Outstanding Lead Actress for Gina Tognoni

The Bold and the Beautiful” Is Honored with Five, Including Scott Clifton’s Record-Setting Win as Outstanding Lead Actor

CBS Corporation won a combined 18 awards at the “44th Annual Daytime Emmy® Awards” ceremonies this weekend, the most of any company.

The CBS Television Network was recognized with 14 awards, including THE TALK winning its first Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host Daytime Emmy Award, and THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS and THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL each winning in the lead acting categories.

CBS Television Distribution took home three awards, with JUDGE JUDY honored in the Outstanding Legal/Courtroom Program category, ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT named Outstanding Entertainment News Program, and JEOPARDY! winning Outstanding Game Show for the 16th time. In addition, CBS News’ CBS SUNDAY MORNING won the Outstanding Technical Team category.

The Network’s daytime dramas were honored with multiple acting and creative arts Emmys. Gina Tognoni, from Daytime’s #1 drama, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS, was named Outstanding Lead Actress, and the drama also received the Outstanding Supporting Actor award for Steve Burton, as well as the award for Outstanding Drama Series Writing Team and three additional creative arts Emmy Awards. THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL’s Scott Clifton won for Outstanding Lead Actor. Clifton is the first male actor in Daytime Emmy history to win all three acting categories – Younger, Supporting and Lead. The series also received the Outstanding Guest Performer award for Jim O'Heir and three additional honors at the creative arts Emmy Awards. THE PRICE IS RIGHT took home the Outstanding Directing in a Game Show award.

The Talk

  • Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host

  • Outstanding Lighting Direction

The Young and the Restless

  • Outstanding Lead Actress In A Drama Series: Gina Tognoni

  • Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Drama Series: Steve Burton

  • Outstanding Drama Series Writing Team

  • Outstanding Art Direction/Set Decoration/Scenic Design For A Drama Series

  • Outstanding Lighting Direction For A Drama Series

  • Outstanding Multiple Camera Editing For A Drama Series

The Bold And The Beautiful

  • Outstanding Lead Actor In A Drama Series: Scott Clifton

  • Outstanding Guest Performer in a Drama Series: Jim O'Heir

  • Outstanding Technical Team for a Drama Series

  • Outstanding Costume Design for a Drama Series

  • Outstanding Makeup for a Drama Series

The Price is Right

  • Outstanding Directing in a Game Show

CBS TELEVISION DISTRIBUTION

Judge Judy

  • Outstanding Legal/Courtroom Program

Entertainment Tonight

  • Outstanding Entertainment News Program

Jeopardy!

  • Outstanding Game Show

CBS NEWS

CBS Sunday Morning

  • Outstanding Technical Team

CBS Daytime has been #1 in the day-part for 30 consecutive years, featuring a balance of dramas, game shows and talk. The Network’s daytime lineup includes network television’s #1 daytime program and longest-running game show THE PRICE IS RIGHT, the #1 daytime drama THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS, Daytime Emmy Award-winning THE TALK, THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL which celebrates its 30th anniversary on March 23, and LET’S MAKE A DEAL.

CBS Television Distribution is the preeminent company in television syndication. CTD produces or distributes 10 first-run series and holds the largest distributed television library at 70,000 hours strong. Among CTD’s critically-acclaimed programs are the #1 syndicated series JUDGE JUDY; talk leader DR. PHIL; the two most-watched game shows WHEEL OF FORTUNE and JEOPARDY!; the Emmy Award-winning talk shows RACHAEL RAY and THE DOCTORS; the #1 and #2 newsmagazines ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT and INSIDE EDITION, along with THE INSIDER; court show HOT BENCH; and popular off-network products, including the CSI, NCIS and “Star Trek” franchises, “Everybody Loves Raymond,” “Frasier,” CRIMINAL MINDS, ELEMENTARY, “The Good Wife,” BLUE BLOODS, HAWAII FIVE-0, “Hot in Cleveland” and UNDERCOVER BOSS. In addition, CTD handles the domestic television distribution of CBS News, CBS Films and Showtime. CTD is a unit of CBS Corp.

CBS SUNDAY MORNING, anchored by Jane Pauley, is television’s #1 Sunday morning news program. Each broadcast features breaking news as well as original reporting on the worlds of entertainment, arts, sports, science, technology, movies, music and more.

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Press Contacts:

Dustin Smith (CBS Daytime, The Talk)

818-655-1598

dustin.smith@cbs.com

Eva Basler Demirjian

(B&B/Bell-PhillipTV Prod.)

323-575-3553

eva@bbmail.tv

Jennifer Mulhall

(B&B/Bell-PhillipTV Prod.)

323-575-3494

jenniferm@bbmail.tv

Matt Kane (Y&R/Sony)

323-575-2012

matt.kane@cbs.com

Shawna Malcom (Y&R, B&B)

818-655-1589

shawna.malcom@cbs.com

Mallory Mason (Price)

818-655-1596

mallory.mason@cbs.com

Lisa Spalla (The Talk)

818-655-1586

lisa.spalla@cbs.com

Richard Huff (CBS News)

212-975-3328

HuffR@cbsnews.com

Leslie Ryan (CBS Television Distribution)

310-264-3406

Leslie.ryan@cbs.com

Photo Contacts:

Gaye Ann Bruno (The Talk)

818-655-1542

gayeann.bruno@cbs.com

Amanda Beane (Price, B&B)

818-655-1545

amanda.beane@cbs.com

Kathleen Tanji (Y&R)

818-655-1543

kathleen.tanji@cbs.com

Richard Boeth (Price)

212-975-7627

richard.boeth@cbs.com