The bounce back for Wendy Williams after a brief health hiatus now includes a nomination for a Daytime Emmy award. Williams is one of many hosts and shows to be selected for the prestigious television honor.

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Additional nominees for the Daytime Emmy awards include Steve Harvey, Judge Greg Mathis, Jada Pinkett-Smith’s Red Table Talk, The Real, The Talk and more.

Williams finds herself in strong competition for the “Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host” category, facing the ladies of The View, The Talk, The Real and the tag team duo of Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest.


Steve Harvey faces off against Dr. Oz, Rachel Ray, Kathie Lee Gifford and Kellie Pickler in the “Outstanding Informative Talk Show Host” category.

Jada Pinkett-Smith’s Red Table Talk earns its first nominee in the “Outstanding Informative Talk Show” category.

You can see those categories below and the full list of Emmy nominations here.

Outstanding Informative Talk Show
Access Live
The Dr. Oz Show
Rachael Ray
Red Table Talk 
Today Show with Kathie Lee & Hoda 

Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host
Kelly Ripa, Ryan Seacrest
LIVE with Kelly and Ryan
Adrienne Houghton, Loni Love, Jeannie Mai, Tamera Mowry-Housley
The Real
Sara Gilbert, Sharon Osbourne, Sheryl Underwood, Eve, Carrie Ann Inaba, Julie Chen
The Talk
Whoopi Goldberg, Joy Behar, Sunny Hostin, Meghan McCain, Abby Huntsman, Sara Haines
The View 
Wendy Williams
The Wendy Williams Show

Outstanding Informative Talk Show Host
Dr. Mehmet Oz
The Dr. Oz Show
Kellie Pickler, Ben Aaron
Pickler and Ben
Steve Harvey
Rachael Ray
Rachael Ray
Kathie Lee Gifford, Hoda Kotb
Today Show with Kathie Lee & Hoda