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.
Days of our Lives' Chandler Massey (Will Horton) opens up about his secret Daytime Emmy formula, why the NBC soap is in a sweet spot, and the special outfit he's likely to don for the April event.
Days of our Lives' Marci Miller (Abigail Deveraux) on receiving her first Daytime Emmy nomination -- in the Lead Actress category, no less!
Jennifer Bassey (ex-Marian Colby, All My Children; ex-Quinn Danvers, General Hospital) opens up about her Anacostia Emmy nomination, shares memories from Pine Valley, and reveals when she's getting married!
The Young and the Restless' Marla Adams (Dina Mergeron) opens up about being thrilled "to the moon and back" about her Daytime Emmy nomination and the special dates she plans on bringing to the star-studded ceremony.
The Young and the Restless' Camryn Grimes (Mariah Copeland) opens up about the valuable Emmy advice she'd have been "an idiot" to ignore.
The Young and the Restless' Mishael Morgan (Hilary Curtis) dishes on the indulgent way she celebrated her Emmy nomination and the Hollywood scandal that helped her choose her submission scenes.
The Young and the Restless' Elizabeth Hendrickson (ex-Chloe Mitchell) opens up about the major change she plans to make for this year's Emmy Awards and how she feels about reentering the soap world for the star-studded event.