Dick Van Dyke Scores Historic Win at Daytime Emmy Awards - See Full Winners
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Hosted by [c=Kevin Frazier] and [c=Nischelle Turner], the 51st annual ceremony honors the legendary actor with a historic win for his guest appearance on 'Days of Our Lives'.

AceShowbiz - The 2024 Daytime Emmy Awards took place on June 7 at the Westin Bonaventure Los Angeles. Hosted by Kevin Frazier and Nischelle Turner, the ceremony honored legendary actor Dick Van Dyke with a historic win. At 98 years old, Van Dyke became the oldest actor to receive a Daytime Emmy, for his guest performance as Timothy Robicheaux on "Days of Our Lives".

Upon accepting his award, Van Dyke joked that he felt like a spy from nighttime television. He also poked fun at his age, saying he had been "playing an old man all my life." Despite his advanced age, Van Dyke credited his youthfulness to good genes, his young wife, and a positive attitude.

Van Dyke has enjoyed a long and celebrated career in entertainment. He starred in the hit sitcom "The Dick Van Dyke Show", won five Primetime Emmy Awards, and received a Tony Award for his performance in "Bye Bye Birdie." He has also appeared in numerous films, including "Mary Poppins" and "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang".

Van Dyke's Daytime Emmy win sets a new record for the oldest actor to receive the honor. It is a testament to his enduring talent and the impact he has had on the entertainment industry.

Full winners of night one the 2024 Daytime Emmy Awards:

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