WINNERS: 2nd Annual Indie Soap Awards

The 2nd Annual Indie Soap Awards were held on Monday night at The Ailey Studios in New York City hosted by the hilarious Martha Byrne and presented by We Love Soaps.  DIARY OF A SINGLE MOM captured the Indie Soap of the Year award.  The show also took home the prize for Outstanding Lead Actress with Monica Calhoun winning her first Indie Soap Award.  Anthony Anderson from ANACOSTIA was named Outstanding Lead Actor giving perhaps the most poignant speech of the night.  The mostly industry crowd praised the new frontier of storytelling on the web in a number of speeches from winners that consisted of former daytime soap favorites and new indie pioneers. 

The complete list of winners are below:

INDIE SOAP OF THE YEAR
DIARY OF A SINGLE MOM

OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR
Anthony Anderson, ANACOSTIA

OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTRESS
Monica Calhoun, DIARY OF A SINGLE MOM

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR
Jordan Clarke, VENICE

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS
Hillary B. Smith, VENICE

OUTSTANDING WRITING
Susan Miller & Tina Cesa Ward, ANYONE BUT ME

OUTSTANDING DIRECTING
Gregori J. Martin, THE BAY

BEST STORYLINE
EMPIRE: Theodora takes over Empire

BREAKTHROUGH PERFORMANCE
Pasha Diallo, ANACOSTIA

OUTSTANDING ENSEMBLE
PRETTY

OUTSTANDING GUEST APPEARANCE
Liza Weil, ANYONE BUT ME

OUTSTANDING EDITING
Wiley Abbas, IN BETWEEN MEN

OUTSTANDING USE OF MUSIC
OUT WITH DAD

OUTSTANDING SOUND DESIGN
CELL

FAN'S CHOICE AWARD
THE BAY

EDITOR'S AWARD: SONG OF THE YEAR
"Gumdrop the Unicorn" - PRETTY

EDITOR'S AWARD: INNOVATIVE MARKETING & FUNDRAISING
ANYONE BUT ME
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