Soap stars celebrate each other’s work in Daytime television. has photos from the 45th Annual Daytime Emmys nominee reception on Wednesday April 25, in which 2018 Daytime Emmy nominees joined their fellow peers who have been nominated in various categories from Lead Actor to Younger Actress and everything in-between. The event once again took place at the historic Hollywood Museum at 1660 North Highland Avenue in West Hollywood, California and was the backdrop for celebrations prior to this weekend’s ceremony.

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Soap opera fans still have time to watch the 2018 soap actors’ Daytime Emmy reels, which contain all scenes submitted by the stars of daytime television from The Bold and the Beautiful, Days of our Lives, General Hospital and Young and the Restless, leading up to Sunday’s much anticipated awards show. Some scenes will make you laugh, others will bring tears to your eyes, but what’s most important is to honor the work each actor brings to their daily drama, which is what the Daytime Emmy nominee reception is all about.

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Not only have we included a gallery below of many actors on the red carpet heading into the party, we’ve added a video from the red carpet and social media posts from the daytime stars as well including Days’ Marci Miller (Abigail) with Sal Stowers (Lani) and Freddie Smith (Sonny). GH’s Wally Kurth (Ned) smiling for the cameras with Laura Wright (Carly) and her real life boyfriend Wes Ramsey (Peter) joined by Days alums Arianne Zucker (Nicole) and Shawn Christian (Daniel). Y&R’s Gina Tognoni (Phyllis) posed with Melissa Ordway (Abby) and Cait Fairbanks (Tessa), Kate Linder (Esther) with her on-screen daughter Elizabeth Hendrickson (Chloe), Kelly Kruger (Mac), a group photo to include head writer Mal Young, Marla Adams (Dina) and Camryn Grimes (Mariah) with their co-stars.

Be sure to follow on Twitter, on Facebook and on Instagram for all your Daytime Emmy coverage and tune in to watch the Daytime Emmys streamed live online.

Hello, #Emmy weekend. @daytimeemmys #Days

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Daytime Emmy season underway!!! Met my new bff @ari8675 !! So fun !! #loveyjob #daytimefamily

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The only pic I took tonight was by a trash can

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wearing pjs but glam by @alyshasherri

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My very handsome date

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