A typical soap opera airs over 250 original episodes per year. When it comes to Emmy night, determining the best of the best comes down to a single episode. These are the episodes submitted by this year's Outstanding Special Guest Performer contenders.
These are the clips submitted by the Special Guest Performer nominees this year for Emmy consideration. We've provided synopses for each clip and provided links to our comprehensive recaps of those episodes so you can get a better feel for what action took place. To get all the additional details, just click on the appropriate links.
Episode Synopsis: As Constance's health rapidly declined, she told "Gabriel" the truth about his father: he had committed suicide. Constance blamed her son's death on Victor Newman, unaware that "Gabriel" was really Victor's son, Adam.
Episode Synopsis: In jail, Madeline stunned Nathan by admitting that Nina was still alive. Nathan refused to believe her, but Madeline pleaded with him to not tell anyone what she'd told him. Later, Silas angrily confronted Madeline for murdering Nina.