|Linda Elena Tovar.|
Univision received five Daytime Emmy nominations and CNN en Español racked up three noms. This is the second year that the Daytime Emmys have recognized Spanish-language daytime television. For Outstanding Morning Program in Spanish/Programa Matutino Sobresaliente en Español, the nominees are "Café CNN" (CNN en Español), "Despierta América" (Univision), and last year's inaugural winner, "Un Nuevo Día" (Telemundo).
For Outstanding Entertainment Program in Spanish/Programa Sobresaliente de Entretenimiento en Español, CNN en Español's "Destinos" and "Dra. Azaret" will go up against "El Gordo y La Flaca" (Univision). "El Gordo y La Flaca" also executed a clean sweep of nominees for Outstanding Daytime Talent in a Spanish Language Program/Talento Sobresaliente en un Programa Diurno en Español, with correspondents Carlos Calderón and Tanya Charry, and co-host Raúl de Molina receiving nods. [Clockwise from left: "El Gordo y La Flaca" co-host de Molina, and correspondents Calderón and Charry.]
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and Vannessa Vásquez of the
Hulu series "East Los High".
ESPN Deportes also picked up three nominations, all for its broadcast of the "Central American Games". The sports network picked up nominations for Outstanding Directing Special Class, Outstanding Lighting Direction, and Outstanding Sound Mixing-Live Action, respectively.
There are numerous Latinos working behind the scenes in many Daytime Emmy-nominated shows. To see a complete list of the 2015 Daytime Emmy Award nominees, click here.