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The Reel Emmy Story: Lead Actor/Actress
Posted Sunday, April 23, 2006 7:53:48 PM
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Outstanding Lead Actor

Thorsten Kaye (Zach Slater, AMC)
Episode 1: Maria and Zach say farewell

Episode 2 - (Aired December 1st, 2005)
Zach stuns Kendall and himself by admitting that's he falling in love.

Maurice Benard (Sonny Corinthos, GH)
Episode 1: Worried about Michael and Carly, Sonny confesses to A.J.'s murder.

Episode 2 - (Aired October 4, 2005)
Sonny convinces Carly to get professional help.

Anthony Geary (Luke Spencer, GH)
Episode 1 - (Aired February 14, 2005)
Luke sings to a comatose Lucky.

Episode 2: Luke begs Lucky to come out of his coma before taking him off of life support.

Robert Newman (Josh Lewis, GL)
Episode 1
News of Reva's supposed pregnancy leaves Josh reeling.

Episode 2
After angrily urging Jonathan to be a better person, Josh warns Reva that he might not always be there for her.

Ron Raines (Alan Spaulding, GL)
Episode 1 - (Aired July 11, 2005)
After paying a visit to a very much alive Phillip, Alan is arrested for his murder.

Episode 2 - (Aired July 18, 2005)
Alan confesses to shooting Phillip.

Outstanding Lead Actress

Bobbie Eakes (Krystal Carey, AMC)
Episode 1 and Episode 2 - (Aired December 7, 2005 and December 8, 2005)
In consecutive episodes, Krystal tries to talk to Babe out of reuniting with JR and later plays sexy mind games with Adam.

Susan Flannery (Stephanie Forrester, B&B)
Episode 1 - (Aired August 22nd, 2005 )
Stephanie suggests Brooke shot herself.

Episode 2 - (Aired November 2nd, 2005)
Stephanie confronts Eric with proof that she owns Forrester.

Kelly Monaco (Samantha McCall, GH)
Episode 1 - (Aired July 13, 2005 )
Sam gets drunk while playing dominoes with Jason.

Episode 2: Sam urges Jason to have brain surgery.

Beth Ehlers (Harley Cooper, GL)
Episode 1 - (Aired June 28, 2005 )
Harley lashes out at Mallet for "killing" Gus.

Episode 2 - (Aired April 8, 2005 )
Before being sentenced, Harley pushes Gus away.

Kim Zimmer (Reva Shayne, GL)
Episode 1 - (Aired April 8, 2005 )
Reva reacts to news that her pregnancy is actually menopause.

Episode 2 - (Aired August 24, 2005 )
Reva admits to Josh that he's not enough for her.


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