CTD EARNS 9 DAYTIME EMMY AWARD NOMINATIONS
MARCH 31, 2015 -- CBS Television Distribution has garnered 9 Daytime Emmy nominations for six different shows.
ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT and THE INSIDER took two of the five slots in the Outstanding Entertainment News Program category. ET won the category last year, and this is the show's second nomination. This also marks THE INSIDER's first-ever Emmy nomination.
Television's #1 court show, JUDGE JUDY, was nominated for Outstanding Legal/Courtroom Program for the sixth time. JUDGE JUDY won in 2013.
JEOPARDY! was nominated for three Emmys, including Outstanding Game Show, which it has won 13 times. JEOPARDY! has won a total of 31 Emmy Awards.
WHEEL OF FORTUNE host Pat Sajak was nominated for Outstanding Game Show Host, which he has won three times before.
CTD's complete list of nominations follows:
OUTSTANDING ENTERTAINMENT NEWS PROGRAM
OUTSTANDING LEGAL/COURTROOM PROGRAM
OUTSTANDING GAME SHOW
OUTSTANDING GAME SHOW HOST
Pat Sajak, Wheel of Fortune
OUTSTANDING DIRECTING IN A GAME SHOW
OUTSTANDING LIGHTING DIRECTION
Wheel of Fortune
OUTSTANDING TECHNICAL TEAM
The 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards will be held on Sunday, April 26, and televised live on Pop at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT from the Warner Bros. Studios in Burbank, Calif.