How Jennifer Aniston Honored Her Dad John Aniston at the Daytime Emmys

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Jennifer Aniston celebrated her begetter John Aniston's tv vocation arsenic helium received the Lifetime Achievement Award astatine the Daytime Emmy Awards connected June 24.

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Now this is 1 iconic father-daughter duo.  

On June 24, Jennifer Aniston gave a moving tribute to her dad John Aniston as helium received a Lifetime Achievement Award for his illustrious tv vocation astatine the 2022 Daytime Emmys. In a video connection recorded for the awards ceremony, The Morning Show actress, 53, shared that it was a "truly peculiar moment" to grant her father, who is champion known for his relation on Days of Our Lives.

"It's an accidental not lone to wage tribute to a existent icon successful the daytime tv world, but it's besides a accidental to admit the life-long achievements of a large and well-respected actor," Jennifer began. "Who besides happens to beryllium my dad." 

The Friends star noted that her 88-year-old begetter has been "working successful tv consistently for implicit fractional a century" aft helium began acting successful 1962 with a relation connected the transgression drama 87th Precinct.

Since then, helium has featured connected iconic tv shows including Combat!, Gilmore Girls, The West Wing, Star Trek: Voyager and more.  

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At the aforesaid time, Jennifer revealed that John was besides "simultaneously appearing successful astir each soap opera imaginable." She jokingly added, "You sanction it, I'm definite he's been connected it."  

However, Jen shared that her father's "TV home" volition ever be Days of Our Lives, where helium has starred arsenic the "dangerously handsome, perpetually suave businessman Victor Kiriakis" since 1985.   

"For implicit 30 years, his dedication to that amusement has gained him the respect and admiration of his chap actors, heavy friendships and thrilled millions of fans astir the world," Jennifer concluded her speech. "His vocation is virtually the explanation of beingness achievement." 

While John was not successful attendance connected the evening, his Days of Our Lives co-star Suzanne Rogers accepted the grant and shared a abbreviated connection connected his behalf.  

"To beryllium recognized is simply a tremendous privilege and achievement," she said. "John volition beryllium everlastingly grateful." 

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