The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences on Wednesday announced nominations for the 40th
CBS had 50 nominations, the most for any network. Its total was boosted by "The Young and The Restless," which had more nods --23 -- than any other daytime series. It was nominated alongside "General Hospital," "The Bold and the Beautiful," "Days of Our Lives" and "One Life to Live" for outstanding drama series.
“Sesame Street” overcame a year marked by scandal to score 17 nominations, the most for any children’s show.
"The Ellen DeGeneres Show" continued its dominance in the daytime talk categories, including a nod for outstanding entertainment talk show. Heavily publicized newcomer "Katie" scored three nominations, including one for outstanding informative talk show.
The academy also announced that longtime
The 40th Daytime Emmy Awards are to be held on June 14 and broadcast on