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Daytime Emmy award nominations announced

May 1, 2013 12:00:00 AM PDT
Nominees for the 40th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy Awards were announced Wednesday.

Daytime drama "General Hospital" earned 19 nominations in all, including best drama series. It's also recognized in the writing and directing categories.

In the entertainment talk show category, nominees include "The Ellen DeGeneres Show"; "The Talk"; "The View"; and "Live With Kelly And Michael."

In the category of Outstanding Talk Show-Informative, the nominees are "Katie"; "The Doctors"; and "The Dr. Oz Show."

Winners will be announced at the Emmy awards ceremony on June 16 in Beverly Hills.