‘Dr. Phil,’ ‘Rachael Ray,’ ‘Judge Judy,’ ‘Jeopardy!,’ and ‘Wheel of Fortune’ Nominated For
Top Show Categories
‘Entertainment Tonight’ Nominated in New Category of Outstanding Entertainment News Program
CBS Television Distribution has garnered 12 Daytime Emmy nominations for seven different shows. Five shows were nominated in their respective Top Show categories, including 2013 winner JUDGE JUDY for Outstanding Legal/Courtroom Program, and DR. PHIL for Outstanding Talk Show/Informative.
RACHAEL RAY, which won for Outstanding Talk Show/Entertainment in 2008 and 2009, was nominated again in the category, and Ray earned her seventh nomination for Outstanding Talk Show Host.
JEOPARDY!, which has won 30 Emmy Awards including 13 wins for Outstanding Game Show, was nominated again this year for Outstanding Game Show, as was WHEEL OF FORTUNE, which has now been nominated for 57 Daytime Emmys, including 19 for Outstanding Game Show.
ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT was nominated for its first Daytime Emmy in the new category of Outstanding Entertainment News Program.
CTD’s complete list of nominations follows:
OUTSTANDING GAME SHOW
Wheel of Fortune
OUTSTANDING LEGAL/COURTROOM PROGRAM
OUTSTANDING TALK SHOW/INFORMATIVE
OUTSTANDING TALK SHOW/ENTERTAINMENT
OUSTANDING ENTERTAINMENT NEWS PROGRAM
OUTSTANDING PROMOTIONAL ANNOUNCEMENT – EPISODIC
OUTSTANDING TALK SHOW HOST
OUTSTANDING DIRECTING IN A TALK SHOW/MORNING PROGRAM
OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN LIGHTING DIRECTION
Wheel of Fortune
OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN LIVE AND DIRECT-TO-TAPE SOUND MIXING
The Daytime Emmy Awards will be held on June 22 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.