Ellen, Rachael Score Emmys

Regis Philbin earns Lifetime Achievement Award
By Matt Cantor,  Newser User
Posted Jun 21, 2008 7:00 AM CDT
Tyra Banks is seen onstage at the Daytime Emmy Awards on Friday June 20, 2008 in Los Angeles.    (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)
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(Newser) – Ellen DeGeneres took home her fourth consecutive Daytime Emmy for best talk show host yesterday—but the award for the top show itself went to foodie Rachael Ray, E! Online reports. Meanwhile, Tyra Banks scored in the new category of Informative Talk Show. “I never take this for granted,” DeGeneres said. “It's not what we do it for, but it feels so good.”

Other winners:

  • Lifetime Achievement Award: Regis Philbin
  • Drama Series: "General Hospital"
  • Lead Actor: Anthony Geary, "General Hospital"
  • Lead Actress: Jeanne Cooper, "The Young and the Restless"