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Ellen DeGeneres Crowned Queen of Daytime TV

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May 23, 2005 | 7:40am EDT

Ellen DeGeneres was crowned queen of daytime TV on May 20--picking up two Daytime Emmy Awards for her chat show The Ellen DeGeneres Show.

DeGeneres attended the New York ceremony at Manhattan's Radio City Music Hall, with new girlfriend, Arrested Development actress Portia de Rossi. DeGeneres picked up Outstanding Talk Show and Outstanding Talk Show Host.

Soap opera The Young and the Restless was honored in three categories--Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series for Christian Jules LeBlanc, Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for Greg Rikaart and Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series for David Lago.

General Hospital also picked up three gongs, including Outstanding Drama Series Directing Team, Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for Natalia Livingston and Outstanding Drama Series.

The West Wing star Stockard Channing was named Outstanding Performer in a Children/Youth/Family Special for Jack, adding her Daytime Emmy to prime-time Emmys and theatre accolades.

Former Happy Days actor Henry Winkler was honored with Outstanding Performer in an Animated Program in Clifford's Puppy Days, but was unable to pick up his trophy in person.

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The full list of winners are:

Outstanding Drama Series: General Hospital

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series: Erika Slezak, One Life To Live

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series: Christian Jules LeBlanc, The Young and the Restless

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series: Natalia Livingston, General Hospital

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series: Greg Rikaart, The Young and the Restless

Outstanding Younger Actress in a Drama Series: Eden Riegel, All My Children

Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series: David Lago, The Young and the Restless

Outstanding Drama Series Directing Team: General Hospital

Outstanding Drama Series Writing Team: As The World Turns Outstanding Talk Show: The Ellen DeGeneres Show

Outstanding Talk Show Host: Ellen DeGeneres, The Ellen DeGeneres Show

Outstanding Game/Audience: Jeopardy!

Outstanding Performer in a Children's Series: Kevin Clash, Sesame Street

Outstanding Performer in a Children/Youth/Family Special: Stockard Channing, Jack

Outstanding Performer in an Animated Program: Henry Winkler, Clifford's Puppy Days

Outstanding Game Show Host: Meredith Vieira, Who Wants To Be A Millionaire

Outstanding Service Show Host: Bobby Flay for Boys Meet Grill and Michael Chiarello for Easy Entertaining with Michael Chiarello

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