1997–1998 Daytime Emmy Awards

Updated September 9, 2022 | Infoplease Staff

The 1997–1998 Daytime Emmy Awards were presented on May 15, 1998, at New York City's Radio City Music Hall.

Outstanding Drama Series: All My Children (ABC)
Lead Actor in a Drama Series: Eric Braeden, The Young and the Restless (CBS)
Lead Actress in a Drama Series: Cynthia Watros, Guiding Light (CBS)
Supporting Actor in a Drama Series: Steve Burton, General Hospital (ABC)
Supporting Actress in a Drama Series: Julia Barr, All My Children (ABC)
Younger Actor in a Drama Series: Jonathan Jackson, General Hospital (ABC)
Younger Actress in a Drama Series: Sarah Brown, General Hospital (ABC)
Drama Series Writing Team:All My Children (ABC)
Outstanding Children's Series: Reading Rainbow (PBS)
Outstanding Children's Special: In His Father's Shoes (SHO)
Outstanding Children's Animated Program: Arthur (PBS)
Outstanding Children's Animated Program (special class):The New Batman/Superman Adventures (WB)
Performer in a Children's Series:Bill Nye, Disney Presents Bill Nye the Science Guy (syndicated)
Performer in a Children's Special:Robert Richard, In His Father's Shoes (SHO)
Performer in an Animated Program:Louie Anderson, Life With Louie (FOX)
Outstanding Preschool Children's Series:Sesame Street (PBS)
Special Class Program:1997 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (NBC)
Outstanding Game Show: Jeopardy! (syndicated)
Outstanding Game-Show Host: Pat Sajak, Wheel of Fortune (syndicated)
Outstanding Talk Show: The Rosie O'Donnell Show (syndicated)
Outstanding Talk-Show Host: Oprah Winfrey, The Oprah Winfrey Show (syndicated) and Rosie O'Donnell, The Rosie O'Donnell Show (syndicated)
Outstanding Service Show: The Pet Department (FX)
Outstanding Service-Show Host: Steve Thomas, This Old House (PBS)

See Emmy Awards for the 1997–1998 Prime-time Emmy Awards

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