Credit: Michelle Stafford '07 SOAPnet Night Before Party (Christine Fix,

We had another awesome year to follow up on our last year’s 2006/2007 Sudzies Awards and are eager to announce this year’s 2007/2008 winners, along with second place and runner-up positions! created the Sudzies as a means for our devoted readers to show their support and voice who they think deserve recognition in the special categories that we’ve created for all nine of our favorite soaps! Since we don’t get a say in who walks away with the much anticipated Daytime Emmy Awards, this was your chance to act as your very own Award Committee and crown your favorites!

Although we have to wait until tonight for daytime to honor its winners, is happy to bring you this year’s Sudzies Winners now!

Best Soap Opera of 2007:

Winner: General Hospital
Second Place: The Young and the Restless
Runner-up: Days of Our Lives

Best Actor in a Dramatic Series:

Winner: GH’s Steve Burton (Jason Morgan)
Second Place: Y&R’s Christian LeBlanc (Michael Baldwin)
Runner-up: DAYS’ Thaao Penghlis (Tony DiMera/Andre DiMera)

Best Actress in a Dramatic Series:

Winner: DAYS’ Alison Sweeney (Sami DiMera)
Second Place: ATWT’s Maura West (Carly Tenney Snyder)
Runner-up: Y&R’s Victoria Rowell (Drucilla Barber Winters)

Best Young Actor in a Dramatic Series:

Winner: ATWT’s Van Hansis (Luke Snyder)
Second Place: GH’s Bradford Anderson (Damian Spinelli)
Runner-up: DAYS’ Darin Brooks (Max Brady)

Best Young Actress in a Dramatic Series:

Winner: DAYS’ Rachel Melvin (Chelsea Brady)
Second Place: OLTL’s Kristen Alderson (Starr Manning)
Runner-up: ATWT’s Jennifer Landon (Gwen Munson/Cleo Babbitt)

Best Supporting Actor in a Dramatic Series:

Winner: DAYS’ James Scott (EJ DiMera/ Santo DiMera)
Second Place: Y&R’s Joshua Morrow (Nick Newman)
Runner-up: GH’s Tyler Christopher (Nikolas Cassadine)