The 48th Daytime Emmy Awards bestowed the accolade to celebrate the excellence of different Daytime shows across America’s best Daytime television shows and series. National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences gives prestigious awards to honor the Daytime Television shows, through many categories. The Award show usually takes place in May or June each year. However, The Daytime Emmy Awards 2021 event was held on two days through the live stream this year. The 48th Daytime Emmy Awards announced the names of winners on the weekends, 17th and 18th of July, 2021.
Raven-Symoné hosted The 48th Daytime Emmy Award show on Saturday that is 17th July for Children and Animations. While Loni Love was the host of the other i.e. the Fiction & Lifestyle ceremony, that was scheduled on Sunday, 18th July. The author and a comedian by profession Loni hosted Daytime Emmy Awards for the second time. The Daytime Emmy Awards served and honored many actors including Zac Efron, Karrueche Tran for different categories from Fictional and Lifestyle.
Zac Efron bagged “The Outstanding Daytime Programme Host”: Everything To Know
The event honored many talented actors, actresses, hosts, shows, across the USA’s Daytime television programming. The 2009’s 17 Again famed Zac Efron was one of the winners from the Fiction & Lifestyle ceremony, which caught the eyes of viewers. Efron was nominated for his “Down To Earth With Zac Efron” in the “Outstanding Daytime Programme Host”. Zac Efron won the title. Thus, defeating Jeff Corwin for “Ocean Treks with Jeff Corwin” and other nominated hosts from this category. Which includes Carly Ciarrocchi and Charlie Engelman as the host of “Weird But True“. And Brandon McMillan for “Lucky Dog with Brandon McMillan”. Moreover, Dr. Sanjay Gupta, Erica Hill, and Van Johnes for “Sesame Street Town Halls” were also nominated in the same category.35 years old actor, Zac Efron got more limelight after his role in the 2006’s Highschool Musical Trilogy.
Down To Earth With Zac Efron is a travel web documentary which got premiered on Netflix in July 2020. Moreover, the show focuses on the host, who travels around the world exploring great cultures, living experiences from his travel. After the big win, Zac Efron tweeted to celebrate his victory in the Emmy Award Show. Taking down to Twitter, Zac tweeted thanking his crew, and Netflix. Moreover, he also thanked Emmy Awards for the great honor. Check out his tweet here:
Wow! Never expected this and so grateful. A HUGE thank you to @DaytimeEmmys @netflix and our small but powerful crew, #downtoearth who made this show what it is. And most of all, thank all of you for watching and enjoying D2E. This is for you. ❤️ pic.twitter.com/PFeMFecSlu
— Zac Efron (@ZacEfron) July 19, 2021
Read To Know: History Created in Daytime Emmy Award Show 2021. The List of Winners and Everything To Know
The Winners of this year’s Daytime Emmy Award are from hit shows such as “The Bay” airing on Popstar! Tv, “Dash and Lily“, “Jeopardy“, etc. “The Bay”, which premiers on Popstar! TV bagged a total of 4 Emmy awards in different categories from the Fiction & Lifestyle.
Karrueche Tran won the Lead Actress in the Daytime Fiction Program for “The Bay”. While the Lead actor award went to Kristos Andrews for the same show. Moreover, The Bay also bagged the winner from supporting actor and youngest performer of Daytime TV show. Mike Manning won in the Outstanding Supportive actor category. While Outstanding Youngest performer was Chiara D’Ambrosio.
Congratulations to our history-making honorees tonight: @xoJodiLong is the first Asian-American actress to win, and @karrueche is the first #AAPI Lead Actress Emmy-winner in either the #DaytimeEmmys or Primetime. pic.twitter.com/DQ0JeEtLCT
— Daytime Emmys (@DaytimeEmmys) July 19, 2021
The “Outstanding Supportive Actress” was awarded to Jodi Long for her role as Mrs. Basil E in Netflix’s Dash and Lily. Moreover, Jodi Long also became the first Asian-American actress to win this prestigious award. For the full list of winners in the 48th Daytime Emmy Award Show, click here.