BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — “Days of Our Lives” star Chandler Massey won the Outstanding Younger Actor at the Daytime Emmys on Sunday night. Massey is the grandson of Gainesville residents Abit and Kayanne Massey.
“Days” also won drama series honors for just the second time in 40 years.
The NBC soap opera that began in 1965 beat out defending champion “General Hospital” and former three-time winner “The Bold and the Beautiful,” among others.
“Days” only other drama series win was in 1978.
The win was Massey’s second Daytime Emmy.