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Daytime Emmy Awards 2020: What Is Special About This Year’s Daytime Emmy Awards ?

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Daytime Emmy Award 2020

Daytime Emmy Awards 2020: Daytime Emmy Award is an award ceremony to celebrate the excellent works in television. It is a very prestigious award and stands at the same level as Academy Awards for movies, Tony Awards for Theatre and Grammy for music. This year’s Emmy Award will mark its 47th year. The award ceremony is only for those TV shows that premiere during the daytime. Primetime Emmy Awards is held for the shows that premiered during primetime. National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences is the presenter of the show.

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Daytime Emmy Award Premiere

The Emmy Award will take place on 26 June 2020. The organisers of the show have postponed the events multiple times this year. Usually, the awards take place with a lot of fanfare and many celebrities take part in it. The nominations for the event were to take place on April 27, 2020. However, the nominations got pushed to May 21, 2020. The award ceremony was to take place from June 12- June 14. It would have been the first time when the award would have taken place over three days. However, the coronavirus pandemic has forced the organisers to push the date to June 26, 2020.

Where To Watch Daytime Emmy Awards 2020

The award ceremony was initially supposed to take place in Pasadena, California. Due to the social distancing measures, this year’s Emmy will be a virtual event wherein actors will tune from different locations for the award via video conferencing. The premiere of the award ceremony will take place in CBS. Moreover, it is after 5 years that the award is coming back to television after it was relegated to streaming media in 2015. The event won’t air in CBS as a live ceremony. The Talk’s Sharon Osbourne, Sheryl Underwood, Eve, Carrie Ann Inaba and Marie Osmond will host it.

Daytime Emmy Awards 2020
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What To Expect From This Year’s Daytime Emmy Award

The pandemic is truly the test of time. It has reduced award ceremonies like Emmy to a virtual event. The award will be an altogether new experience for the viewers to watch their stars present and receive their awards from the comfort of their home. It will also be interesting to see the return of the award to TV.



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