2004 Daytime Emmy Winners

The 31st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards were broadcast live from Radio City Music Hall in New York on Friday, May 21 on NBC. Las Vegas starlet Vanessa Marcil, who played fan favorite Brenda Barrett on General Hospital from 1992 to 2003, was tapped as the show host. The Lifetime Achievement Award was presented to 10 veteran actor including GH's Anna Lee (Lila Quartermaine), who passed away days before the ceremony.

Outstanding Drama Series

As the World Turns
The Bold and the Beautiful
General Hospital
Guiding Light
The Young and the Restless*

Outstanding Drama Series Writing Team

All My Children
ATWT*
GH
Y&R

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series

Maura West (Carly, ATWT)
Nancy Lee Grahn (Alexis, GH)
Tamara Braun (Carly, GH)
Kim Zimmer (Reva, GL)
Michelle Stafford (Phyllis, Y&R)*

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series

Roger Howarth (Paul, ATWT)
Anthony Geary (Luke, GH)* Maurice Benard (Sonny, GH
Grant Aleksander (Phillip, GL)
Thorsten Kaye (Ian, PC)
Eric Braeden (Victor, Y&R)

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series

Cady McClain (Rosanna, ATWT)*
Ilene Kristen (Roxy, OLTL)
Kathy Brier (Marcie, OLTL)
Sharon Case (Sharon, Y&R
Heather Tom (Victoria, Y&R)

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

William DeVry (Michael, AMC)
James Reynolds (Abe, Days)
Rick Hearst (Ric, GH)*
Ron Raines (Alan, GL)
Christian J. LeBlanc (Michael, Y&R)

Outstanding Younger Actress in a Drama Series

Eden Riegel (Bianca, AMC)
Jennifer Finnigan (Bridget, B&B)*
Alicia Leigh Willis (Courtney, GH)
Lauren Woodland (Brittany, Y&R)
Christel Khalil (Lily, Y&R)

Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series

Agim Kaba (Aaron, ATWT)
Scott Clifton (Dillon, GH)
Chad Brannon (Zander, GH)*
Brian Presley (Jack, PC)
David Lago (Raul, Y&R)

Outstanding Talk Show Host

Dr. Philip McGraw, Dr. Phil
Ellen DeGeneres, The Ellen DeGeneres Show
Regis Philbin & Kelly Ripa, Live with Regis and Kelly
Meredith Vieira, Star Jones, Joy Behar, Barbara Walters, The View
Wayne Brady, The Wayne Brady Show*

Outstanding Talk Show

Dr. Phil
The Ellen DeGeneres Show*
Live with Regis and Kelly
The View
The Wayne Brady Show

Lifetime Achievement Awards

Rachel Ames (Audrey, GH)
John Clarke (ex-Mickey, Days)
Jeanne Cooper (Katherine, Y&R)
Eileen Fulton (Lisa, ATWT)
Don Hastings (Bob, ATWT)
Anna Lee (Lila, GH)
Ray MacDonnell (Joe, AMC)
Frances Reid (Alice, Days)
Helen Wagner (Nancy, ATWT)
Ruth Warrick (Phoebe, AMC)

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