|48th Daytime Emmy Awards|
|Awarded for||Outstanding achievement in daytime television|
|Date||June 25, 2021|
|Location||Various locations via video-conferencing|
|Hosted by||Sheryl Underwood|
The 48th Daytime Emmy Awards, presented by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS), honored the best in U.S. daytime television programming in 2020. It took place on June 25, 2021, as a remotely-produced special due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) announced in December 2020 that they plan to have the Daytime Emmy Awards remain virtually for a second consecutive year due to uncertainty over the COVID-19 pandemic.
Winners and nominees
|Outstanding Performance by a Lead Actor in a Drama Series||Outstanding Performance by a Lead Actress in a Drama Series|
|Outstanding Performance by a Supporting Actor in a Drama Series||Outstanding Performance by a Supporting Actress in a Drama Series|
|Outstanding Younger Performer in a Drama Series||Outstanding Guest Performer in a Drama Series|
|Outstanding Culinary Show Host||Outstanding Game Show Host|
|Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host||Outstanding Informative Talk Show Host|
|Outstanding Drama Series Directing Team||Outstanding Drama Series Writing Team|
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