The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences announced how to watch the Daytime Emmy Awards on Sunday, April 29, live from the Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Southern California! The 45th Annual Daytime Emmys will be digitally televised by KNEKTTV, a Digital TV network.
The show, as well as a red carpet pre-show hosted by GENERAL HOSPITAL’s Carolyn Hennesy (Diane) was live-streamed on all of the Emmy social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and the official website), as well as on the KNEKT TV network via their live website. Alternatively, you could have download the free app for Apple TV, Roku, iOS or Android to conveniently stream the Emmys directly onto your smart television instead of having to watch on a computer. Or, now that the show has already happened, you can watch it right here!
KNEKT is a unique digital network that provides HD live broadcasts, daily live talk shows, series, films, and short form video content. "Focusing on socially conscious content 90% of the programming on KNEKT TV is around non-profits, animal rights, environment, health & wellness, and living a more balanced and positive life. Celebrating the success of the nominees and winners of the daytime Emmys is reflective of how hard work and persistence pays off. It is an inspiration to fans, members of the entertainment industry and audiences who now have access to watch the show on a global scale," said Kent Speakman of KNEKT TV.
“NATAS is thrilled to have this partnership which gives us the potential of the largest world-wide audience we have ever had! In addition we are very excited about the live Red Carpet show and the backstage winner interviews KNEKT is doing with Carolyn Hennesy which allows the fans to "see it all.” said David Michaels, SVP, and Executive Producer, Daytime Emmy Awards. You can also watch the entire Emmy red carpet here:
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