Daytime Emmy Awards live blog and more coverage at Daytime Confidential

shelley-hennig-daytime-emmy-awards.jpgThe 39th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards ceremony takes place on Saturday, June 23 at 8 p.m. EST, and will be broadcast live from Los Angeles' Beverly Hilton Hotel on HLN. "General Hospital" leads the way in nominations, with 23 nominations, including the biggie for Outstanding Drama Series. Additionally,  "Sesame Street" and "The Young and the Restless" secured 16 nominees each. In a nice nod to their legacy, canceled dramas "All My Children" and "One Life to Live" both also secured 11 nominations each.

Zap2it's partner site Daytime Confidential has all the information, photos and scoop you need leading up to, during and after the show.

--Missed the Creative Arts winners announcement last week? All the info about the ceremony, at which PBS won big, can be found here.

--There are plenty of pics of soap stars like Laura Wright, Jen Lilley, Sebastian Roche, Suzanne Rogers, Shelley Hennig, Blake Berris and more celebrating at the nominees reception.

--Fans will definitely want to follow along with the Daytime Confidential live blog of the ceremony.

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