They say it's an honor just to be nominated -- and this year's Daytime Emmy nominees prove that being recognized for daytime's top honors is very much something to celebrate. One celebrated with a trip to target, one was so excited that she told someone totally unexpected, and most have interesting ways to celebrate the news.
Check out our interviews with some of this year's Daytime Emmy nominees below. Simply click on the links to read your favorite stars' reactions to their nominations.
Former Days of our Lives star Vincent Irizarry (Deimos Kiriakis) opens up about the special Salem moments that landed him yet another Daytime Emmy nomination as well as whether or not fans can expect to see him be back in daytime.
Days of our Lives' Kate Mansi (ex-Abigail Deveraux) opens up about her Emmy nomination and returning to the world of daytime.
Days of our Lives' Billy Flynn (Chad DiMera) opens up about his exciting Leading Actor Daytime Emmy nomination and why running to Target was first on his post-nom list.
Days of our Lives' James Lastovic (Joey Johnson) opens up about his Daytime Emmy nomination and why his on-screen parents, Mary Beth Evans (Kayla Johnson) and Stephen Nichols (Patch Johnson), didn't make the list.
The Young and the Restless' Hunter King (Summer Newman) shares her thoughts on receiving yet another Daytime Emmy Awards nomination and how she celebrated.
The Young and the Restless' Kelly Sullivan (ex-Sage Warner) opens up about her Daytime Emmy nomination and why her auto mechanic was the first to hear the good news.
The Young and the Restless' Alyvia Alyn Lind (Faith Newman) on the emotional year that led to her first Emmy nomination and how she plans to celebrate.
The Young and the Restless' Steve Burton (ex-Dylan McAvoy) opens up about receiving a Daytime Emmy nomination and why he can't wait to get the party started.
The Young and the Restless' Stacy Haiduk (Patty Williams) opens up about her first Daytime Emmy nomination, her personalized therapy trick, and the special thing she does every single night for ultimate happiness.