The Daytime Emmys will air live on HLN June 16 at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT. Stay with HLNtv.com for an exclusive look at the nominees.
The Daytime Emmys are just a few weeks away, and it's never too early to start brushing up on the top contenders in your favorite categories. Want some insight into the performances on which the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences will be basing their decisions? Here, HLNtv.com has an exclusive look at the submission reels that got these outstanding lead actresses their nominations. Who do you think should be the winner?
Flannery portrays Stephanie Forrester on "The Bold and the Beautiful," a woman who, here, is saying goodbye to an old friend (and foe) as her life slips away.
McCay portrays Caroline Brady on "Days of our Lives," a woman who, here, is discovering her mind isn't working the way it once did.
Stafford portrays Phyllis Summers Newman on "The Young and the Restless," a woman who, here, is fighting a lawsuit and watching her relationship fall apart.
Tom portrays Katie Logan Spencer on "The Bold and the Beautiful," a woman who, here, is contemplating abandoning her baby.