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Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Following is a complete listing of each of the winners in the Outstanding Supporting Actress category. This category was introduced in 1978-1979, several years after the creation of the Daytime Emmys

  • 1978-1979; Suzanne Rogers (Maggie Horton, Days of our Lives)
  • 1979-1980; Francesca James (Kelly Cole, All My Children)
  • 1980-1981; Jane Elliot (Tracy Quartermaine, General Hospital)
  • 1981-1982; Dorothy Lyman (Opal Gardner, All My Children)
  • 1982-1983; Louise Shaffer (Rae Woodard, Ryan's Hope)
  • 1983-1984; Judi Evans (Beth Raines, Guiding Light)
  • 1984-1985; Beth Maitland (Traci Abbott Romalotti, The Young and the Restless)
  • 1985-1986; Leann Hunley (Anna DiMera, Days of our Lives)
  • 1986-1987; Kathleen Noone (Ellen Chandler, All My Children)
  • 1987-1988; Ellen Wheeler (Cindy Parker, All My Children)
  • 1988-1989; Debbi Morgan (Angie Hubbard, All My Children) [TIE]
  • 1988-1989; Nancy Lee Grahn (Julia Wainwright, Santa Barbara) [TIE]
  • 1989-1990; Julia Barr (Brooke English, All My Children)
  • 1990-1991; Jess Walton (Jill Abbott, The Young and the Restless)
  • 1991-1992; Maeve Kinkead (Vanessa Chamberlain, Guiding Light)
  • 1992-1993; Ellen Parker (Maureen Bauer, Guiding Light)
  • 1993-1994; Susan Haskell (Marty Saybrooke, One Life to Live)
  • 1994-1995; Rena Sofer (Lois Ashton, General Hospital)
  • 1995-1996; Anna Holbrook (Sharlene Frame, Another World)
  • 1996-1997; Michelle Stafford (Phyllis Romalotti, The Young and the Restless)
  • 1997-1998; Julia Barr (Brooke English, All My Children)
  • 1998-1999; Sharon Case (Sharon Newman, The Young and the Restless)
  • 1999-2000; Sarah Brown (Carly Roberts, General Hospital)
  • 2000-2001; Lesli Kay (Molly Conlan, As the World Turns)
  • 2001-2002; Crystal Chappell (Olivia Spencer, Guiding Light)
  • 2002-2003; Vanessa Marcil (Brenda Barrett, General Hospital)
  • 2003-2004; Cady McClain (Rosanna Cabot, As the World Turns)
  • 2004-2005; Natalia Livingston (Emily Quartermaine, General Hospital)
  • 2005-2006; Gina Tognoni (Dinah Marler, Guiding Light)
  • 2006-2007; Genie Francis (Laura Spencer, General Hospital)
  • 2007-2008; Gina Tognoni (Dinah Marler, Guiding Light)
  • 2008-2009; Tamara Braun (Ava Vitali, Days of our Lives)
  • 2009-2010; Julie Pinson (Janet Ciccone, As the World Turns)
  • 2010-2011; Heather Tom (Katie Logan, The Bold and the Beautiful)
  • 2011-2012; Nancy Lee Grahn (Alexis Davis, General Hospital)
  • 2012-2013; Julie Berman (Lulu Spencer, General Hospital)


    General Hospital; 8 wins
    All My Children; 7 wins
    Guiding Light; 6 wins
    The Young and the Restless; 4 wins
    As The World Turns; 3 wins
    Days of our Lives; 3 wins
    Another World; 1 win
    The Bold and the Beautiful; 1 win
    One Life to Live; 1 win
    Ryan's Hope; 1 win
    Santa Barbara; 1 win

    - This program is no longer in production.

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