Daytime Emmy Awards to Air In August

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has officially announced that the 36th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards will be broadcast on the CW television network on Sunday, August 30 at 8 p.m. The show will take place in the Orpheum Theatre in Los Angeles. “The Daytime Emmy Awards are one of the cornerstones of our business,” said Frank Radice, president and chief marketing officer, NATAS. “There wouldn’t be a television awards season without them. From the extravagant red carpet to the great entertainment, the viewer will experience the show through new approaches which will make this year’s show more robust and relevant than ever before.”

Major nominations will be announced on May 14, 2009 on NBC’s TODAY show with Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb. The complete list will be available that evening at a nominating event at the Hearst Tower.

Kelly Monaco and Shelley Henning To Judge 2009 Miss USA Pageant

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Daytime Stars To Judge 2009 Miss USA Pageant
Kelly Monaco (Sam, GENERAL HOSPITAL) and Shelley Hennig (Stephanie, DAYS OF OUR LIVES) will be two of the 12 celebrity judges for the 2009 Miss USA Pageant. The Pageant will be broadcast live on NBC on Sunday, April 19 (7pm ET). Hennig was named Miss Teen USA in 2004.