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In a surprising move, when The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences announced the dates for the 2020 Daytime Emmy Awards ceremony, they also revealed that the awards will be split up into three separate ceremonies held on three separate nights! All three will be held in Pasadena, CA, on Friday, June 12, Saturday, June 13, and Sunday, June 14.
Exclusive Announcement! The 47th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards will be divided into 3 awards shows: Fri 6/12, Sat 6/13, and Sun 6/14. All shows will take place in Pasadena, CA. We are thrilled to add a 3rd night of celebrating the diversity and talents of our Daytime community! pic.twitter.com/OqyvX7DMXe— Daytime Emmys (@DaytimeEmmys) October 24, 2019
Normally, the Daytime Emmys are held on a Sunday evening with the Creative Arts Emmy Awards ceremony held the Friday evening beforehand. But this year, NATAS is adding a third night with an additional Saturday evening ceremony. Unfortunately, at this time, they have not yet revealed which categories will be awarded in which night, so stay tuned as we continue to update this developing story.
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