“Becoming Bold and Beautiful” Receives One Daytime Emmy® Award Nomination
For the 45th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy® Awards
March 21, 2018, Los Angeles, CA… The world’s most watched daytime drama THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL received 18 nominations for the 45th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy® Awards, and the special class special BECOMING BOLD AND BEAUTIFUL received one nomination for the 45th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy® Awards it was announced today.
THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL was nominated in the following categories:
Outstanding Drama Series: Bradley P. Bell, Executive Producer; Edward Scott and Casey Kasprzyk, Supervising Producers; Cynthia J. Popp, Producer; Mark Pinciotti, Coordinating Producer; Ann Willmott, Line Producer. This marks the 12th nomination for B&B in this category, with three previous wins in 2009, 2010 and 2011.
Outstanding Drama Series Writing: Bradley P. Bell, Head Writer; Michael Minnis, Co-Head Writer; Rex M. Best, Shannon Bradley, Adam Dusevoir, Tracey Ann Kelly, Patrick Mulcahey, Mark Pinciotti, Jack F. Smith and Michele Val Jean, Writers. This marks the 14th nomination for Bradley P. Bell and the B&B writing team in this category with four previous wins in 2010, 2013, 2015 and 2016.
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series: John McCook as “Eric Forrester”. This is McCook’s third nomination in this category (2001 and 2012).
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series: Jacqueline MacInnes Wood as “Steffy Forrester”. This marks MacInnes Wood’s third nomination; two previous nominations came in 2012 and 2013 in the category of Outstanding Younger Actress.
Outstanding Younger Actress in a Drama Series: Reign Edwards as “Nicole Avant”. This marks Edwards’ third nomination for B&B in this category (2016 and 2017).
Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series: Rome Flynn as “Zende Dominguez”. This marks Flynn’s first nomination.
Outstanding Drama Series Directing Team: Michael Stich, Cynthia J. Popp, Deveney Kelly, Jennifer Howard, Heather Tom, Dean Lamont and Anthony Pascarelli, Directors; Clyde Kaplan, Cathy Sedwick, Jennifer Scott Christenson , Brian Connell and Marc Beruti, Associate Directors; Laura Yale and Lisa Huston, Stage Managers; Robin Harvey and Erica Ginger, Booth Production Associates. This marks the 13th nomination for B&B in this category, with three wins in 2011, 2013 and 2015.
Outstanding Achievement in Art Direction/Set Decoration/Scenic Design: Jack Forrestel, Production Designer; Fabrice Kenwood, Art Director; Richard Domabyl and Charlotte Garnell, Set Decorators. This marks the 23rd nomination in this category, with six previous wins in 1988, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, and 2012.
Outstanding Achievement in Hairstyling for a Drama Series: Lisa Long, Head Hairstylist; Danielle Spencer, Danielle Dixon and Lauren Larsen, Hairstylists. This marks the 14th nomination for B&B in this category, with seven previous wins in 1996, 1998, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013 and 2014.
Outstanding Achievement in Makeup for a Drama Series: Christine Lai Johnson, Head Makeup Artist; Chris Escobosa, Jennifer Wittman, Vanessa Dionne, Toby Lamm and Leilani Baker, Makeup Artists. This marks the 18th nomination in this category with four previous wins in 1993, 2011, 2014 and 2017.
Outstanding Achievement in Music Direction and Composition for a Drama Series: Bradley Bell, John Nordstrom, Jack Allocco and David Kurtz, Composers; Lothar Struff, Music Supervisor. This marks the tenth nomination for B&B in this category with four previous wins in 2010, 2011, 2013 and 2015.
Outstanding Original Song – Drama: “End of Time”, Bradley Bell, Casey Kasprzyk, Anthony Ferrari, Composers and Lyricists; Matt Pavolaitis, Brett Cookingham and Kylie Dean, Composers. This marks the 10th nomination for B&B in this category with two previous wins in 2015 and 2016.
Outstanding Achievement in Multiple Camera Editing for a Drama Series: Anthony Pascarelli, Brian Bagwell, Nicole Conrad and Marc Beruti, Editors. This marks the 14th nomination for B&B in this category with three previous wins in 1997, 2008 and 2014.
Outstanding Achievement in Lighting Direction: Phil Callan, Lighting Director; Patrick Cuniff, Lighting Designer. This marks the 15th nomination for B&B in this category with three previous wins in 1994, 2006 and 2013.
Outstanding Achievement in Technical Direction/Electronic Camera/Video Control for a Drama Series: Gary Chamberlin, Technical Director; Ted Morales, John Carlson and Dean Lamont, Camera Operators; Scha Jani, Roberto Bosio and Taylor Campanian, Video Control. This marks the 15th nomination for B&B in this category with seven previous wins in 1988, 1989, 1996, 2003, 2013, 2015 and 2017.
Outstanding Achievement in Costume Design for a Drama Series: Glenda Maddox, Costume Designer; Renee Vance Brunson, Jennifer Johns, Angelo Santos, Ross Fuentes, Gaily Mosley and Kristin Ingram, Stylists. This marks the 20th nomination for B&B in this category with eight previous wins in 1991, 1992, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2013, 2014 and 2015. This marks Maddox’s fifth nomination with two previous wins in 2014 and 2015.
Outstanding Achievement in Live and Direct to Tape Sound Mixing for a Drama Series: Brian Connell, Re-Recording Mixer; Aaron Lepley, Production Mixer; Danny Lecuna, Post-Production Mixer; Jerry Martz, Sound Effects Mixer; Tommy Persson, Nick Krotov, Justin Lamont, Giovanni Meza and Malcolm Arnold, Boom Operators; George Forbes, Recordist. This marks the 12th nomination in this category with four previous wins in 1994, 2002, 2015 and 2016.
Outstanding Stunt Coordination: Mike Cassidy, Stunt Coordinator. This marks the fifth nomination in this category with two previous wins in the same year (2015).
FOR SPECIAL CLASS SPECIAL BECOMING BOLD AND BEAUTIFUL:
Outstanding Original Song: “Becoming Bold”, Bradley Bell, Casey Kasprzyk and Anthony Ferrari, Composers and Lyricists. Jamey Jaz and Isabelle, Composers. This is Bell-Phillip Television’s first nomination in this category.
The 45th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy® Awards will take place on Sunday, April 29, 2018 at The Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California.
In 2017, THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL received its 12th consecutive Golden Nymph Award at the International TV Audience Awards in the “Telenovela/Soap Opera” category at the Monte Carlo Television Festival. In 2011, THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL received its third consecutive Emmy® award for “Outstanding Daytime Drama Series”. In 2010, THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL was named the Most Popular Daytime Soap Currently on TV by Guinness World Records®.
THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL, which celebrates its 31st anniversary on March 23, 2018, is produced by Bell-Phillip Television Productions, Inc., and is broadcast weekdays (1:30-2:00 PM, ET; 12:30-1:00 PM, PT) on the CBS Television Network. Bradley P. Bell is the Executive Producer and Head Writer. THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL is the first and only daytime drama to simulcast in Spanish utilizing SAP (Secondary Audio Program) technology.