Supporting actor.

Jeff Branson received his Daytime Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Supporting Actor based on his portrayal of Ronan Malloy trying to make things work with Phyllis (Michelle Stafford), the woman he'd fallen in love with. Their date was all kinds of awkward. Check out the video clip, from our Y&R Recap: You Make My Brain Mushy, below:

Billy Miller submitted scenes for consideration in which his character, Billy Abbott, was at odds with his brother, Jack (Peter Bergman). Things got heated and nasty in their exchange, in fact, Billy got fired. Watch the video clip, from our Y&R Recap: Look Who’s Back, below:

Watch Y&R's Outstanding Younger Actor Daytime Emmy Reels. See a complete list of 40th Annual Daytime Emmy Award Nominees.

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