Touching. Jennifer Aniston’s Emmys look was so candy. The Associates star awarded her father and Days of Our Lives star, John Aniston, with the Lifetime Achievement Award in the course of the 2022 Daytime Emmy Awards on June 24, 2022.
John’s co-star on the longtime daytime TV present Suzanne Rogers made a quick introduction earlier than giving the highlight to Jennifer. In a distant video look, Jennifer highlighted her father’s lengthy profession within the leisure enterprise. “That is actually a particular second for me,” she stated. “It’s a possibility to not solely pay tribute to a real icon within the daytime tv world, but it surely’s additionally an opportunity to acknowledge the lifelong achievements of an incredible and well-respected actor, who additionally occurs to be my dad. For over 30 years, his dedication to that present has gained him respect and admiration of his fellow actors, deep friendships and thrilled tens of millions of followers world wide. His profession is actually the definition of lifetime achievement.”
John performs Victor Kiriakis within the long-running cleaning soap opera. He originated the function in 1985 and nonetheless continues to play the function to at the present time. John was not capable of attend the occasion, and Suzanne Rogers accepted the award on his behalf. Days of Our Lives co-star Eric Martsolf raved about John’s appearing expertise and his personal private viewpoint on appearing to ET on June 24, 2022. “John Aniston is my grandfather on Days of Our Lives. He’s receiving a Lifetime Achievement Award [at this year’s Daytime Emmys]. He stated the best factor to me. I had a type of days the place I used to be b—ing in regards to the period of time that we have been on set. I used to be simply having a type of days, like, ‘Oh, we’ve so much to do at this time, John.’ And he’s like, ‘Beats working for a residing.’ And I used to be like, ‘Yeah, you’re proper!’ He’s by no means seen what he does over there at that studio as work. It’s play, and if you may get a examine whereas taking part in for a residing, you run out of causes to go away that atmosphere… I assumed I might do soaps for a 12 months, however I genuinely ran out of causes to go away.”