Daytime Emmys: General Hospital Leads Soap Opera Pack, Named Best Drama; Kelly Clarkson Wins Big

Daytime Emmy Winners

The 48th Daytime Emmy Awards were handed out on Friday night, and ABC’s General Hospital led the soap opera pack with six total wins, including for Outstanding Drama Series.

Among the other sudsers, NBC’s Days of Our Lives and CBS’ The Young and the Restless each picked up a pair of statuettes during CBS; telecast, while The Bold and the Beautiful nabbed one.

On the talk show front, The Kelly Clarkson Show collected three awards on Friday, including for its eponymous host.

Also of note, the late Alex Trebek and Larry King both were posthumously honored in their respective categories, Outstanding Game Show Host and Informative Talk Show Host.

TVLine has denoted all of the major winners (in red) below. (Some categories, including awards for Daytime Children’s Programming, Animation and Daytime Lifestyle Programming, will be presented in separate ceremonies in July.)

Hit the comments with your thoughts on the night’s victors (and biggest snubs).