SESAME STREET Wins Best Preschool Children’s Program At 2020 Daytime Emmys!
The long-running series “Sesame Street” got a 50th birthday present at the 2020 Daytime Emmys for children’s, animated and lifestyle programs, which streamed on Sunday night, July 26, during a live ceremony hosted remotely by Loni Love (“The Real”) due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. “Street” won Best Preschool Children’s Program, as it has done many times before. Check out the complete list of winners here.
“Sesame Street’s” 50th season also won awards for Best Directing for a Children’s/Young Adult Program, Best Principal Performance in a Daytime Program (Ryan Dillon for the 50th anniversary special) and Best Short Format Children’s Program for “Sesame Street in Communities: Meet Salia.” At this year’s main Daytime Emmy telecast on June 26, “Sesame Street” also won Best Special Class Special for its anniversary celebration.