America's Favorite Quiz Show® received three Daytime Entertainment Emmy® nominations today in the categories of Outstanding Game Show, Outstanding Game Show Host (Alex Trebek) and Outstanding Achievement in Main Title and Graphic Design. The 40th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards will be presented on Sunday, June 16, 2013 on HLN beginning at 8 p.m. ET/PT. For a complete list of nominations, click here.
JEOPARDY! has won the Emmy for Outstanding Game Show 13 times, most recently in 2012. In addition to receiving the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) in 2011, Mr. Trebek has won five times in the category of Outstanding Game Show Host.
Executive Producer Harry Friedman, who holds the Guinness World Record for Most Emmy Award Nominations for a Game Show Producer, has added a 38th nomination to his ongoing streak.