The Bold & the Beautiful: Nominations for the 43rd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards

March 24, 2016, Los Angeles, CA… CBS’s hit daytime drama THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL received 23 nominations for the 43rd 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; Rhonda Friedman, Edward Scott and Casey Kasprzyk, Supervising Producers; Cynthia J. Popp, Producer; and Mark Pinciotti, Coordinating Producer. This marks the 10th 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 12th nomination for Bradley P. Bell and the B&B writing team in this category with three previous wins in 2010, 2013, and 2015.

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series: Linsey Godfrey as “Caroline Spencer Forrester”. This marks Godfrey’s second nomination in this category, with one previous nomination in the category of Outstanding Younger Actress.

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series: Jacob Young as “Rick Forrester”. This marks Young’s third nomination in this category and three previous nominations in the category of Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series, with a win in 2002.

Outstanding Younger Actress in a Drama Series: Reign Edwards as “Nicole Avant”. This marks Edwards’ first nomination.

Outstanding Younger Actress in a Drama Series: Ashlyn Pearce as “Aly Forrester”. This marks Pearce’s first nomination.

Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series: Pierson Fodé as “Thomas Forrester”. This marks Fodé’s first nomination.

Outstanding Special Guest Performer in a Drama Series: Anna Maria Horsford as “Vivienne Avant”. This marks Horsford’s first nomination.

Outstanding Special Guest Performer in a Drama Series: Obba Babatundé as “Julius Avant”. This marks Babatundé’s first nomination in this category, with a previous nomination for a Primetime Emmy® Award.

Outstanding Drama Series Directing Team: Michael Stich, Deveney Kelly, Cynthia J. Popp, David Shaughnessy and Jennifer Howard, Directors; Steven A. Wacker, Clyde Kaplan, Catherine Sedwick, and Jennifer Christenson, Associate Directors; Laura Yale, Douglas Jon Hayden and Lisa Winther-Huston, Stage Managers; Lori Staffier and Robin Harvey, Production Associates. This marks the 11th nomination for B&B in this category, with three wins in 2011, 2013, and 2015.

Outstanding Casting for a Drama Series: Christy Dooley, Casting Director. This marks the fourth nomination for B&B in this category.

Outstanding Achievement in Art Direction/Set Decoration/Scenic Design: Jack Forrestel, Production Designer; Fabrice Kenwood, Art Director; Joe Bevaqua and Charlotte Garnell Scheide, Set Decorators. This marks the 21st nomination in this category, with six previous wins in 1988, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, and 2012.

Outstanding Achievement in Hairstyling for a Drama Series: Michele L. Arvizo, Key Hairstylist; Cora Diggins, Brittany Madrigal and Danielle Spencer, Hairstylists. This marks the 12th 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, Key Makeup; Leilani Baker, Allyson Carey, Chris Escobosa, Toby Lamm, Makeup. This marks the 16th nomination in this category with three previous wins in 1993, 2011, and 2014.

Outstanding Achievement in Music Direction and Composition for a Drama Series: Lothar Struff, Music Supervisor; Bradley Bell, John Nordstrom, Jack Allocco and David Kurtz, Composers. This marks the seventh nomination for B&B in this category with four previous wins in 2010, 2011, 2013, and 2015.

Outstanding Original Song – Drama: “Love’s Masterpiece” Bradley Bell, Casey Kasprzyk , Anthony Ferrari, and Matt Pavolaitis Composers & Lyricists. This marks the fifth and sixth nomination for B&B in this category with a previous win in 2015.

Outstanding Original Song – Drama: “Lost in Time” Bradley Bell, Casey Kasprzyk , Anthony Ferrari, and Matt Pavolaitis Composers & Lyricists. This marks the fifth and sixth nomination for B&B in this category with a previous win in 2015.

Outstanding Achievement in Multiple Camera Editing for a Drama Series: Brian Bagwell, Marika Kushel, Anthony Pascarelli and Brian Rosner, Editors. This marks the 12th 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 13th 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, Jim Dray, Technical Directors; John Carlson, Dean Lamont, Ted Morales, Camera Operators; Scha Jani and Roberto Bosio, Video Control. This marks the 13th nomination for B&B in this category with six previous wins in 1988, 1989, 1996, 2003, 2013, and 2015.

Outstanding Achievement in Costume Design for a Drama Series: Glenda Maddox, Costume Designer. This marks the 18th 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 third nomination with two previous wins in 2014 and 2015.

Outstanding Achievement in Live and Direct to Tape Sound Mixing for a Drama Series: Aaron Lepley, Production Mixer; Danny Lecuna, Post-Production Mixer; Brian Connell, Re-Recording Mixer; Jerry Martz, Sound Effects Mixer; Brian Cuneen, Dave Golba Justin Lamont and Tom Luth, Boom Operators. This marks the 10th nomination in this category with three previous wins in 1994, 2002, and 2015.

Outstanding Main Title and Graphic Design: Greg Sheldon, Title Designer; Eric Ehemann, Michael J. Morris, David Neuberger, Preston Openshaw, Niel Wray, Graphic Artists; MaryJoy Macalintal, Chris Tezber, Graphics Producers; Bradley Bell, Casey Kasprzyk, Craig Weiss, Creative Director – Graphics. This marks the third nomination for B&B in this category with two previous wins in 1988 and 2005.