This morning, on the "Today" show, national treasure Kathie Lee Gifford and the infinitely patient Hoda Kotb announced the nominations for the 2009 Daytime Emmy Awards. Look, we're not going to beat around the bush here. You clicked to get the Daytime Emmy nominations, so that's what we're going to give you.
Congratulations to all Emmy nominees! The Awards will be held August 30th, but keep it with SOAPnet.com for lots and lots and lots of coverage leading up to the big night.
Outstanding Drama Series
"All My Children"
"The Bold and The Beautiful"
"Days of our Lives"
Outstanding Lead Actor
Thorsten Kaye as Zack Slater on "All My Children"
Peter Reckell as Bo Brady on "Days of our Lives"
Anthony Geary as Luke Spencer on "General Hospital"
Daniel Cosgrove as Bill Lewis on "Guiding Light"
Christian LeBlanc as Michael Baldwin on "The Young & the Restless"